Roholt Park (Located off of Hwy 2): 218-563-3043
Camping, dump station, electrical hook-ups, cable TV, flush toilets, showers, handicapped accessible. Spacious shelter/ picnic area, ball field and playground. Groceries are available uptown or at the Cenex gas station which is open on weekends and evenings. Fishing and ice fishing available at Hill River Lake 5 mi. NW of McIntosh.
There are several campgrounds in the surrounding area. They include Farmer’s Union Campground, Lake Cameron RV Park and Campground, Union Lake Sarah Campground. More on these listings in the Campground/Motel page.
Area public courses to explore:
Oak Lake Golf Course in Erskine
Fosston Golf Course
Hill River Golf Course in Fertile
Oak Knolls Golf Course in Red Lake Falls.
All golf courses in the area are listed at www.visitnwminnesota.com/tourismdirectory.htm.
Our snowmobile club is “Polar Beach Snowmobile Club sponsors and maintains the following trails: Nicholas trail to Brooks, Whitetail trail to Winger and Sleepy Hollow trail to Trail. www.sledcity.com A scanned version of the trails around McIntosh and the route snowmobiles need to take traveling through the city.
Major Area Recreation
Fertile Sand Hills Recreation Area: Located one mile east of Fertile. Ten miles of hiking and cross country ski trails along the Sand Hill River and through the Fertile Sand Hills. Trail maps available at the Fertile Community Center and on-site.
Chicog Wildlife Management Area: www.dnr.state.mn.us/wmas/index.html 1,624 acre example of some of Minnesota’s remaining mesic prairie. Winter opportunities include exploration by snowshoe and cross country skiing. Spring and fall brings migrating cranes. Location is 11 miles SE of Crookston on MN Hwy 102 to Melvin then 1 mile S on township road.
Other entries . . . . www.visitnwminnesota.com/tourismdirectory.htm and www.nature.org