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   Beaver Creek Valley State Park Summer Fun Walk
Saturday, July 15
AVA Sanction ID #123999

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Registration:  Picnic Area
Register between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. and finish by 4 p.m.


Award, $8; IVV event book credit, $3; walk only, $2.
Vehicle permit required.

The Trail

Distance and trails: 

Sanctioned for 11km.
3km loop is an out and back following the campground and return along the Big Spring Trail. Strollers can be used on this loop.
5km loop goes downstream out and back.
3km loop follows Steep Rock trail. This will be very steep up and down, flat but rugged on top. 

Event Award

Louisiana Waterthrush leather pin, $8; IVV event book credit, $3; walk only, $2.

We ask that you print the registration sheet linked below,
fill it out and bring it to the event along with your payment.
This will decrease the handling of money.
If you pay cash please bring exact change.
See the COVID-19 Safey Sheet on

State Park Vehicle Permit

A state park vehicle permit is required when you enter any state park. Daily permits cost $7.
An annual permit can be purchased for $35 and entitles you to an unlimited number of visits to
any and all Minnesota State Parks for 12 months after date of purchase.


Water and restrooms are available at the picnic shelter.
NSTT will offer a participant picnic throughout the day for a donation to cover costs.

Event Contacts

For more information call Wally Swanson, 507-362-8760; cell 507-380-4106.

For park info call 507-724-2107.

Getting There

15954 Cty Rd 1, Caledonia. Roughly 150 miles SE of Twin Cities. From TC: Hwy. 52 south past Rochester to I-90. East to MN 76. South thru the town of Houston to Cty Rd 1. Right to the park entrance. From LaCross/ LaCresent: Take 61/16 south. At Hokah take MN 44 south to Caledonia. At MN 76 go right; when 76 turns, continue straight on Cty Rd 1 to park entrance. Houston County.

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More about Beaver Creek Valley State Park.

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