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Father Hennepin State Park

41294 Hennepin Park Dr, Isle, MN 56342-4596
+1 320-676-8763
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Nice Views!

This is a great park for hiking and fishing. While I was only there to do the former, it is easy to... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
Mesa, Arizona
Nice State Park close to town and right on the lake

The park is located right on the edge of Isle Minnesota and on the South East shore of Lake Mille... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
Albert Lea, Minnesota
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“nice beach” (2 reviews)
“mille lacs” (3 reviews)
41294 Hennepin Park Dr, Isle, MN 56342-4596
+1 320-676-8763
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

This is a great park for hiking and fishing. While I was only there to do the former, it is easy to see that this place would be great for a nice day on or by the water. I was only in the park briefly...More

Thank charylec
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

The park is located right on the edge of Isle Minnesota and on the South East shore of Lake Mille Lacs. Overall the park is nice with 2 boat landings and ample camping spots. The park isn't as nice as some other parks I have...More

Thank ASCharlton
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We are camping here in our Travel Trailer. The positives are the park is clean and well shaded. They have a nice beach area and a very nice trail that we walked. This park is on the Mille Lacs Lake, which is a huge lake...More

1  Thank Ken H
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We were tent camping in number 16E. I like to be near the showers and bathrooms so this location was ideal for us. We noticed park rangers (actually believe it was DNR staff) riding thru several times a day which we liked for safety. The...More

Thank Natasha T
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

A great place to hike summer and winter. Lots of paved and dirt trails...you choose. Many walks of wildlife and of course albino deer if your lucky enough. Beautiful wooded spot to camp, swim, play and hike. A great family adventure with a beach and...More

Thank SarahEngland12
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Apparently there are two listings for this attraction on Trip Advisor as the last one I chose actually listed this state park as a hotel! Anyways, this was a great place for swimming, hiking and boating. The park is very neat and clean with lots...More

Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Very small state park. Rangers were very helpful, and when we decided to leave early due to bad weather, they were very accommodating. Even though the park is right on Mille Lacs Lake, there are no good spots for fishing from the shore. Campground was...More

Thank Mwietro
Reviewed 11 June 2016

Father Hennepin State Park is located just a few minutes from Hunter Winfield's in Isle. It has a nice beach. The grounds are well-maintained. It is very peaceful and good for taking a walk or biking. We were there early in the season and during...More

Thank busymom11
Reviewed 8 April 2016

We camped here last year and absolutely loved the biking trails, picnic area, scenery, beach, facilities, and we will certainly be visiting again this year.

Thank Vanessa S
Reviewed 15 February 2016

We were so fortunate to have great weather the first weekend in Feb. and to find this gem of a state park. Beautiful hour long trail through the woods! Makes us want to come back to the area during the summer!

Thank InSearchofMusic
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