Placing a private geocache

 Placing a geocache in Minnesota state parks.

Looking to hide a geocache on public lands in Minnesota? 

Apply for a geocaching permit if you want to hide a geocache for other people to find in a state park, recreation area, or wayside. It may take up to 30 days for your application to be processed.

Here's what you need to know if you want to hide a geocache in a Minnesota state forest

If you have any questions about the geocaching program, please call the DNR Information Center at 651-296-6157 or 888-MINNDNR (646-6367).