Minnesota State Parks and Recreation Areas

Total Takeover of Minnesota State Parks .

125th anniversary

Minnesota state parks have been around for 125 years! Help us celebrate all year with new programs and special events, including a Total Takeover of state parks on June 11.
125 anniversary bash »

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Reservations required

Reservations are now required for all campsites. Plan ahead, or make a fee-free same-day reservation.
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Reserve now »


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I Can! programs

Hands-on outdoor skills programs for families that want to learn how to camp, paddle, fish, mountain bike, shoot a bow or rock climb for the first time.
I Can! programs »