Trail Snow Report

Banning State Park

Trail conditions:

Trails are not groomed but visitors have made their own tracks. Hiking, snowshoeing and skiing are allowed on all trails.

Conditions: unknown
Trail groomed? no
Trail base: 0"
Groomed mileage: 0.0
Difficulty: beg. to int. (track)  
Conditions: poor
Trail groomed? yes
Trail base: 0"
Groomed mileage: 6.0

The trail(s):
The trails offer beautiful birch, aspen and pine forests along the wild and scenic Kettle River as well as the historic Sandstone quarry. There are 13 miles ungroomed ski trail.


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Last updated on March 19, 2018. Local snow depth is 8".

Getting there

P O Box 643
Sandstone, MN 55072

The park is located four miles north of Sandstone. The entrances is off I-35 and Minnesota highway 23. Follow the signs to the park. From the park office, follow signs to winter parking lots in the park picnic area.

Parking is available at the picnic area.


Phone: (320) 245-2668
Email: [email protected]
Office contact hours are intermittent due to limited staffing schedules.

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