Get Away From The Summer Crowds With A Visit To Schoolcraft State Park, One Of Minnesota’s Least Visited State Parks

The Land of 10,000 Lakes is home to 68 state parks! Among these are popular getaways like Gooseberry Falls, Fort Snelling, or Itasca. Thanks to their beautiful waterfalls, rivers, and historic sites, it’s no surprise that these parks are popular. But there are plenty of other little-known parks that deserve more visitors. The one we’d like to feature today is one of the least-visited state parks in Minnesota. Though it is not well-known, Schoolcraft State Park is full of natural beauty, wildlife, and – maybe most importantly – peace and quiet. Here’s what you’ll find when you visit:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Have you visited Schoolcraft State Park? What did you think? Let us know in the comments! Also check out our past article about 11 of Minnesota’s most underappreciated state parks.

Address: 9042 Schoolcraft Ln NE, Deer River, MN 56636, USA