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Northwest Company Fur Post

. Description:  fur trading post and Ojibwe  wigwam with costumed interpreters, 1804
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How to find: 
Address:
County Road 7
Box 51
Pine City, MN 55063

Parent Organization:
Minnesota Historical Society
Contacts
Phone 320 629-6356
E-mail nwcfurpost@mnhs.org
URL
Minnesota Historical Society
 www.mnhs.org/places/sites/nwcfp/index.html   
Hours:
Dates Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
May 1 - Labor Day 12 - 5 10-5 10 - 5 10 - 5 10 - 5 10 - 5 10 - 5
September-October 31 12 - 5         10 - 5 10 - 5
Season Also open holiday Mondays during season
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As of JUL 2007  6-12 $4, >6 free    $7  $6  
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What kind of visit you can have:  Costumed interpreters present the barter system and economics of the fur trade from both sides in a reconstructed 1804 trading post
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Period 1804 Type of Site Trading Post
Buildings: Log Stockade
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Nearby Attractions:
towns:  11 mi  Rock Creek, Grass Lake, Mission Creek, Brook Park, Rush City

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Nearby Places to Stay:

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Camping/RV  
Pokegama Lake RV Park & Golf Course Rte 4 Box 54
Pine City MN  55063
 

Bed & Breakfast

 
Country Garden Inn 620 Lady Luck Drive
Hinckley MN 55037
320 384-0919
Down Home B&B RR 2 Box 177A
Hinckley MN 55037
320 384-0396
Dakota Lodge B&B Highway 48
Hinckley MN 55037
320 384-6052
Trade Lake Inn Motel & Resort 20760 Cedar Point Road
Grantsburg WI 54840
715 488-2620
Smoland Prairie Homestead 11658 State Road
Grantsburg WI 54840
715 689-2528
Hotel/Motel  
Reserve rooms in Hinckley at Expedia   Click Here For Bookings in Pine City
Chalet Motel I-35
Pine City MN 55063
320 629-7684
Gail Motel 970 6th Street
Pine City MN 55063
320 629-2559
Schwartzwald Motel 920 6th Street
Pine City MN 55063
320 629-2511
Days Inn 104 Grindstone Court
Hinckley MN 55037
320 384-7751
Econo Lodge 502 Weber Avenue
Hinckley MN 55037
320 384-7451
Hinckley Gold Pine Inn I 35
Hinckley MN 55037
320 384-6112
Holiday Inn 604 Weber Avenue
Hinckley MN 55037
320 384-7171
Wood River Inn 703 State Road 70
Grantsburg WI 54840
715 463-2541
Americinn Hotel & Suites 1877 Frontage Road
Mora MN 55051
320 679-5700
Motel Mora 301 Highway 65 S
Mora MN 55051
320 679-3262
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