Activities, lodging, and seasonal lists and trip itineraries to enjoy Minnesota State Parks and Trails

Get inspired! Plan weekend or day trips in Minnesota state parks

Planning a short trip can often be overwhelming, especially when there are lots of places to visit or outdoor activities to enjoy. The itineraries listed below are a great starting point for a quick enjoyable get-away during any season. Take a look and then make reservations for your own quick get-away!

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