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George Crosby Manitou State Park

19 Reviews

About This Campground

State Park

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  • Walk In
    Park in a lot, walk to your campsite
  • Hike In
    Hike a trail to your campsite

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  • WiFi
  • Verizon
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  • T-Mobile

Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • Standard (Tent/RV)
  • Dispersed


For Campers

  • Reservable
  • Drinking Water
  • Toilets
  • Pets
  • Fires


19 Reviews of George Crosby Manitou State Park

Ratings Breakdown

  • 0
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  • 2
  • 2
  • 15
Ben K.
Reviewed Aug. 8, 2021

Great park, but okay site

George Crosby is one of my favorites state parks for hiking and river fishing!

The site we stayed at however was not so great. BP19 has an awesome location on a secluded hill above Benson lake.... But it only has two tiny tent pads (2p or smaller) that are both VERY slanted. The entire site is…

  • Benson lake
SiteBP 19
Month of VisitSeptember
Ella R.
Reviewed Jul. 30, 2021


great. site 18 was very far away from everything and not that hard to get to. there was a really cute beaver pond by a great place to stargaze. i came during a meteor shower so there were tons of shooting stars. there was a small toilet in a field and i didnt use it because it looked gross but that…

Siteb 18
Month of VisitAugust
Reviewed Jul. 9, 2021

Quiet and Beautiful

We stayed a site 22 on the small lake in early June and loved it! There were other campers nearby for only 1 night, and we never much from them. The path to the site starts off the gravel road and is planks most of the way, making it easy to get in and out of. We actually made a few trips since it…

Month of VisitJuly


George Crosby Manitou State Park is located in Minnesota


Take State Highway 61 from Duluth to State Highway 1 to Finland. Or take State Highway 1 from Ely to Finland. At Finland, take Lake County Road 7 eight miles to the park entrance.


7616 Lake County Road 7
Silver Bay, MN 55614


47.47935798 N
91.12248328 W

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Connection Details

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  • Good- 10+Mbps

    Campers can make calls and send texts & emails, watch an HD movie, play multiplayer games, and more.

  • Fair- 3Mbps-10Mbps

    Campers can make calls, send texts & emails, video chat, stream video, and play online games.

  • Poor- 0Mbps-3Mbps

    Campers might be able check email, send texts, and make calls.

  • Available-

    Campers have been able to connect here but we don’t know the quality of the connection.

  • Unknown-

    Connectivity is not known for this campground.

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