Lake Bemidji State Park

Trail conditions:

The snowmobile gate near Power Dam Road has been opened for access to the Paul Bunyan State Trail. Snowmobile Trail gates are now open in the park. Ice thickness on Lake Bemidji is variable and unknown in many locations so riders should exhibit extreme caution when on the lake and take alternate routes whenever possible.

Skiing
Trail conditions: poor
Trail groomed? no
Trail base: 0"
Trail mileage: 9.0
Difficulty: all levels (track)  beginner (skate)
Snowmobiling
Trail conditions: closed
Trail groomed? no
Trail base: 0"
Trail mileage: 3.0

The trail(s):
The trail runs through mature pine forests. You may see a wide variety of wildlife through out the park. Includes all levels of difficulty, from flat to rolling topography and steep hills. Check the park's home page for a full list of winter programs and events!
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.

Facilities:

  • A warming house is available in the park headquarters.
  • Ski passes are available for purchase at the park office, Monday-Sunday, 8:30-4:30.
  • Snowshoe and universal x-c ski rentals are available at the park office.
  • Camping is limited, but available, contact park for details. Four camper cabins are heated and open 7 days a week.

Lake Bemidji State Park home page »

Last updated on December 11, 2019. Local snow depth is 12".

Getting there

3401 State Park Road NE
Bemidji, MN 56601

10 minutes north of Bemidji off Highway 71 N.Watch for and follow park signage.

Parking is available either at the main lot or Aspen Lane parking lot

Contact

Phone: 218-308-2300
Email: [email protected]
Contact hours are daily, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

More Info

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