Trail Snow Report

Nerstrand State Park

Trail conditions:

Great snowshoeing conditions as trails are covered with 10 inches of powdery snow. Due to recent thaw/freeze cycles there are areas of ice under the snow.Snowshoes are available for rent at the park office for $6/pair. Winter office hours vary, so call ahead of time to ensure the office is staffed. 507-384-6141

Trail conditions: unknown
Trail groomed? unknown
Trail base: 6"
Trail mileage: 4.0

The trail(s):
The trail offers rolling, wooded terrain. Look for winter birds including turkeys. Deer, squirrels and other mammal tracks are easily observed in the park.
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.


  • A warming area is located in the visitor center and open during regular office hours.
  • Snowshoes are available for rent.

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Last updated on February 13, 2019. Local snow depth is 10".

Getting there

9700 170TH Street East
Nerstrand, MN 55053

From Nerstrand, take County Road 29 two miles west to the park entrance. Follow park road to the picnic area.

Parking is available in the picnic area.


Phone: (507) 384-6140
Email: [email protected]
Contact hours are Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.; Monday - Friday, variable depending on staff availability. If no one is available, please leave a message.

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