Snow Depth and Groomed Trail Conditions
Fort Ridgely State Park
What little snow we have is melting fast. On colder days trails may be icy.
|Trail conditions: poor|
|Trail groomed? unknown|
|Trail base: 1"|
|Trail mileage: 8|
Trail winds through Fort Ridgely Creek and the Minnesota River Valleys. Some wooded sections are located along the trail. Trails are not groomed for skiing.
You can snowshoe anywhere in Minnesota's state parks and recreation areas, except on trails that are specifically groomed for another activity, such as skiing or snowmobiling.
- The park does not rent inner tubes for the sledding hill. Visitors are welcome to bring their own inner tubes or plastic sleds. Runner sleds and toboggans are not allowed.
- Winter camping is not available.
Last updated on January 12, 2022. Local snow depth is 1".
72158 County Road 30
Fairfax, MN 55332-9601
The trail is six miles south of Fairfax or 12 miles North of Sleepy Eye on Minnesota Highway 4.
Parking available at the chalet parking lot.
Email: [email protected]
Regular office hours are not kept during the winter. Please call or email the park and leave a message.