Archery in the Parks

An adult helps a child learn to shoot a bow.

Become your own action hero!


Why not go beyond video games—especially when kids love the challenge of archery? Aim for daring family adventure at an Archery in the Parks program.

  • Hands-on instruction in shooting a bow and arrow from certified instructors.
  • Use of all equipment included.
  • No experience necessary; safe and supportive environment.
  • For ages eight and older.
  • All programs are free, but a vehicle permit is required to enter all Minnesota state parks ($7/day or $35/year).


Please contact the DNR Information Center at 651-296-6157 or toll-free at (888) 646-6367. You can also get more information by emailing [email protected] .

Events calendar

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06/04/23Archery in the ParksSt. Croix State Park
06/10/23Archery in the ParksLake Bemidji State Park
06/10/23Special Event: Outdoor Recreation Day Father Hennepin State Park
06/10/23Archery in the Park Father Hennepin State Park
06/24/23Archery in the ParksGlendalough State Park
07/29/23Archery in the ParksGlendalough State Park


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This program is made possible by funds from the Clean Water, Land and Legacy Amendment.