Winter camping

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Yes, you can camp in winter! Here's how:

  1. Check the Events listing on this page for some great programs that will teach you how to stay warm and have fun while winter camping.
  2. Read Minnesota Conservation Volunteer's helpful article on family camping come winter.

Winter tent camping not your cup of tea? Minnesota state parks have some great lodging opportunities that are sure to please, so you can still get out and enjoy winter activities in a park without having to pitch a tent in the snow or build a quinzee.



William O'Brien State Park

Winter Camping - Everything You Need To Know!


Lake Maria State Park

Winter Fun Day


Tettegouche State Park

Winter Camping 101

Find more events.

Please note: Occasionally, due to extreme weather or poor snow conditions, an event may need to be canceled or changed. When in doubt, call the park.