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Clean, quiet, and beautiful.

Multiple campsites; many outfitted for RVs. Boat Launch, fishing opportunities, even a place to... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
Chandler, Arizona
Where's the Fort?

Ok...first off, there's no fort. The fort disappeared years ago.The site of the fort is outside the... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
Richard S
Longmont, Colorado
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5981 Walt Hjelle Parkway, 2 miles north of Fort Ransom, Fort Ransom, ND
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

Multiple campsites; many outfitted for RVs. Boat Launch, fishing opportunities, even a place to launch canoes.

Thank WeOwnAFatCat
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Ok...first off, there's no fort. The fort disappeared years ago.The site of the fort is outside the park limits. But...its some of the prettiest scenery in the eastern part of the state. Rolling wooded hills, curves in the road even! Believe me, you'll know what...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Thought we'd take a drive Ft Ransom State Park to check out the colors. Well we were a week too late - virtually no leaves. Drove through the park anyway no one around not much to see anywhere but the Ranger charged us $7 anyway-Goes...More

2  Thank Strohkr
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We landed at Fort Ransom State Park while on a 3-week road trip, each day a new and unplanned adventure. The campground, along with the rest of this park, is gorgeous and very well-kept. These were the best campground bathrooms of our entire trip. Huge...More

Thank GLFoodie
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

This is an incredibly nice, well-maintained beautiful park. I wish we would've known how great this park is because we would've spent more time here. They are having a festival tomorrow called Sodbusting Days, which would've been great to see. They have a yurt here...More

Thank pwwtoy1
Reviewed 25 June 2017

This park is a gem of beautiful wooded trails and ridge vistas hidden in the middle of a prairie. Trails are well-marked and well-groomed. The park Rangers are incredibly helpful and friendly. Horse facilities are clean, safe, and well maintained. Individual corrals; some with shade....More

Thank Peggy Ann S
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We rented the Pederson yurt for 3 nights. The yurt is new, clean, nicely furnished and well stocked with kitchen basics. It felt like a home away from home. There are 2 full-size beds and a pullout couch. The beds are very firm. Bring your...More

Thank Deb S
Reviewed 3 July 2016

We took a drive today as it was a beautiful July Sunday. The park has many hiking trails and there were many beautiful views. Next time we come we will stay the weekend and go camping.

1  Thank Elizabeth G
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Family outing kids aged 6 to 18 and adults. We all had a blast in the nearly 2 hour, 5 mile canoe/kayak adventure. We had many first timers who didn't struggle at all.

2  Thank Kelly B
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

We had a great time here. We took a canoe down the river - the Ranger picked us up when we were done. They supplied the life vests, canoe, & paddles - it took us about 1 1/2 hours to make it to the dock....More

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