Minnesota state parks and recreation areas provide and preserve a variety of bird habitats, from the bogs of Lake Bemidji State Park to the prairies of Blue Mounds State Park. Grab your binoculars and hit the trails!
- Park-specific bird checklists
- Parks with free loaner birding kits
- More birding resources
- The best birding spots in Minnesota state parks (MPR News)
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|02/18/23||Great Backyard Bird Count Hike||Sibley State Park|
|04/02/23||Birding for beginners||Fort Snelling State Park|
|04/22/23||Falcons, Live!||Tettegouche State Park|
|04/22/23||Falcons, Live!||Gooseberry Falls State Park|
|05/14/23||Birding for beginners||Fort Snelling State Park|
|06/10/23||Falcons, Live!||Tettegouche State Park|
|06/10/23||Falcons, Live!||Gooseberry Falls State Park|
Birds of Minnesota State Parks
A partnership between ornithologist and author Bob Janssen, Minnesota State Parks and Trails, and the Minnesota Nongame Wildlife Program, Birds of Minnesota State Parks offers maps, color photos and insider tips to help you find and identify over 300 bird species in Minnesota.