Minnesota State Parks Permit
Why limit yourself to one day?
Trade in your Minnesota State Parks one-day permit before you leave the park and get $5 off a year-round permit!*
Already have one? Introduce a friend to unlimited good times with a year-round permit.
Permits are valid for one year from the month of purchase. Plus, you can receive a discount on a permit for other vehicles you own.
*Limit one $5 credit per year-round permit.
Get four seasons of outdoor fun! A year-round permit provides unlimited access to all 76 Minnesota state parks and recreation areas for a full year from the month of purchase.
2013 Minnesota State Parks Permits
$25 Year-round vehicle permit
$18 Additional vehicle permit
$12 Special permit (requires proof of handicap and proof of vehicle ownership)
$20 Motorcycle permit (fits in a wallet; not attached to windshield)
Disabled veterans and active duty military personnel can get discounted permits.
By purchasing a permit you help maintain and improve the natural resources, facilities, and education and outreach programs that make Minnesota's state parks among the best in the nation.
Purchase a Minnesota State Parks permit one of two easy ways:
- DNR Information Center at 651-296-6157 (Twin Cities metro area)
- Toll free 1-888-MINNDNR (646-6367)
- Any Minnesota state park
- REI locations in Bloomington, Roseville, and Maple Grove
- Minnesota DNR License Center, 500 Lafayette Road, St. Paul. MN 55155
- Hennepin County Service Centers in Brooklyn Center, Eden Prairie, Edina, Maple Grove, Minneapolis, and Minnetonka
- Minnesota's Bookstore, St. Paul