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Camping, Horseback Riding & Hiking Near White Water Park...No Wimps Allowed!

We will be staying at the Lazy D Campground, located just north of White Water State Park. Lazy D is a modern campground with: Pool, Clean Restrooms-Showers, Small Store with wifi. Lazy D also rents cabins if you don't want to stay in a camper or tent. We will be hiking in White Water State Park witch has several trails running along the lime stone bluffs. The trails are easily traveled so this is a kid friendly event. Feeling lazy? No problem, Lazy D Campground offers Trail Rides (your chance to be a cow boy~girl). Afraid of heights well stay by the pool as the rest of us go to the Elba Fire Tower!

White Water State Park is located just north of St. Charles witch is 20 miles east of Rochester MN.

Things You should know:

Cell Service is non existent one you drive in to the White Water Valley. So if you are using your cell phone as a GPS make sure you can preload or "cash" your maps ahead of time.

Once I am in the Valley I cannot receive your phone calls. Pleas Take Lazy D Campground's Phone Number With You!

Lazy D Campground IS NOT part of White Water State Park. Their Campground is on the north side of the states property.

White Water State Park has a campground and we ARE NOT staying at the White Water State Park Campground. This means if you go to the White Water State Park office and ask: "Where is the Twin Cities Adventure Seekers Campsites?" They won't know, You will get mad because we are not where we didn't say we would be and you will go home and send nasty e-mails...... As you probably guessed, this happens every time I have an event at Lazy D Campground

St. Charles has a few restraints, so if you don't feel like cooking at the campsite you can eat your meals in town.

I will be staying in Campsite #14. Normally we can have 2 modest size tents and 4 adults per campsite. Network among yourselves to arrange sharing campsites. It is your responsibility to contact Lazy D and reserve your spot.


Horseback Trail Rides.

Provided by Lazy D. The trail rides are $22 for a 1Hr ride. Not all of us will be going on the trail ride. To guarantee a spot you will want to  scheduled your Saturday or Sunday ride, on Friday evening. Lets meet at Campsite #14, figure out what time works best and Register together. Groups are no more than 13 riders.


Lazy D Campground
18748 County Road 39
Alura, MN 55910

White Water State Park
Fee to park your car in the park $5 ~ $10. I just buy a season pass for all MN State parks for $25

Elba Fire Tower.

If you have any questions My Phone # is (612)[masked] Keep in mined "once I go into White Water Valley I will not have Cell Service.

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  • Jeff H.

    We had a lot of fun.

    August 18, 2013

  • Jeff H.

    is anyone planning on going down Friday evening? Originally I had taken Friday off and was going to head down early Friday afternoon but I have to work today. Debating going down Friday evening or early Saturday morning. If anyone is going down today give me a call and I will also head down tonight. (6102)[masked]

    August 16, 2013

    • Jeff H.

      I'm heading down Friday. Didn't trust myself to weak up on time Saturday morning. I will have the meetup sine set up.

      August 16, 2013

    • Jeff H.

      I am going to run in to St.Chantal's for breakfast . We can use wifi at camp store but no cell service in campground.

      August 17, 2013

  • Jeff H.

    See me before you check in. I'm on sight 14. I have a lot of room. We may as well share the spot.

    August 16, 2013

  • Tina

    Well I may go w this group depends on costs.

    August 10, 2013

    • Jeff H.

      Sights are $41 if you want Electricity and $35 without. If we are willing to share camp-sight I think all 5 of us can be on one sight. $41/5 is only $8.20 for camping.

      1 · August 12, 2013

    • Audrey

      Go for it Tina. Have my share of FUN too!!!

      August 16, 2013

  • Audrey

    Sad to miss this event as I've already taken too much time off from work this month... will catch the next one. Have fun everyone!

    August 16, 2013

  • Deb

    Sounds like fun Jeff, however I gotta try white water kayaking.
    Enjoy, hope you get good weather.
    On a side note, I'd still like to try the bike trails in Lanesboro.

    August 12, 2013

    • Jeff H.

      I am going to do a fall event in Lanesboro.

      August 12, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Bummed I can't go. Looks like a fun weekend! Have a great time!

    August 8, 2013

  • Joe fix i.

    I have to work on Saturday and can't get out of it.

    July 23, 2013

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