Here in Minnesota, there is no shortage of bodies of water to swim in. Whether you like to dip your toe into Lake Superior at Park Point Beach or wade into the St. Croix River at Afton State Park, there are countless places to cool down in the summertime. In central Minnesota, one favorite spot is found at Quarry Park and Nature Preserve in Waite Park. Here, you’ll not only find lovely trails leading to interesting quarry views. You’ll also find a quarry swimming hole that is perfect for taking a dip! Read on below to learn more about this popular spot:

Have you been swimming at Quarry Park and Nature Preserve? What did you think? Let us know in the comments! And if you have any other favorite spots to swim in Minnesota, feel free to let us know about them by filling out our nomination form.

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