Fort Stevenson State Park, Garrison

4.5
Fort Stevenson State Park is a public recreation area located on a peninsula on Lake Sakakawea four miles (6.4 km) south of the community of Garrison in McLean County, North Dakota. The state park's 549 acres (222 ha) include a partial reconstruction of Fort Stevenson, the 19th-century Missouri River fort from which the park takes its name. The site of the original fort lies about two miles southwest, below the waters of Lake Sakakawea.
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Fort Stevenson State Park Reviews

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4.6
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  • The Park has been placing Christmas Themed Geocaches for the past few years. They are great. Recommend this for other geocachers. Great trails. Great views of the lake. Great place for birders.  more »
  • A painless way for younger children to learn about early America. The place was clean and well laid out. No crowds when we were there.  more »
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  • We were in the North Loop, full H/U. Rest rooms/showers in another loop.Very clean,looked like new. Grounds well maintained. Enjoyed our two days. Four stars due to a $7 / day additional charge for our toad. Whaaat?
  • I took advantage of the beautiful spring day to log some miles on the hiking trails. The trails are well groomed and marked out clearly with maps at each fork. Although I prefer a more rugged, untamed trail, the park did not disappoint with the varying terrain from pebbly beaches to young pine forests. The fort was quite educational and well preserved. Also, there are a few fitness trails with a workout regimen for both athletes and families. Fort Stevenson Park has something to offer everyone and I would highly recommend for a wonderful afternoon retreat!

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