Fort Ridgely State Park

Minnesota State Park

1 Review
1931 County Highway 30 Fairfax, MN 55332 507-426-7840

GPS: 44.452, -94.729

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Overview of Fort Ridgely State Park

Number of Sites 40

Reservations yes

Elevation 918 ft / 279 m

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Cell Phone Coverage

3bars
AT&T 4G/LTE
Confirmed by 1 User
Last reported 2/25/2017
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webster
Minneapolis, MN Winnebago Micro Minnie Volvo XC90
50 reviews
“Beautiful trails, quiet campground with sites along the creek”

Reviewed 2/25/2017

Nightly rate: $23
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: 31e
Overall Rating

This is a nice state park campground, 31 sites, 15 of which are electric. Sites 23e, 25e, 29e, and 31e all have electric and are right along the creek (which you can hear when you wake up, it's super pleasant). I'd avoid 29e though, as it's right next to the bridge that leads to the trails, so there's lots of foot traffic. 18 is the only pull-through site, but there's no electric service there.

I stayed at 31e, which is especially great if you're setting up a tent: it's got a section off to the side, surrounded by trees on two sides and the creek on another.

In July 2016, there was no Verizon, T-Mobile, or Sprint coverage, but there was AT&T coverage. If you drive to the historic site in the state park (a few minutes by car) there's good service Verizon and T-Mobile.

Campground map: http://files.dnr.state.mn.us/maps/stateparks/spk00151camp.pdf

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
3bars
AT&T 4G/LTE

webster would stay here again

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Amenities

Hookups
  • 20 Amp
  • Partial Hookups
Facilities
  • dump station
  • showers
  • water available
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