Activities, lodging, and seasonal lists and trip itineraries to enjoy Minnesota State Parks and Trails

Get inspired! Plan weekend or day trips in Minnesota state parks


Planning your visit can be overwhelming, especially when you have beautiful state parks and recreation areas in every corner of the state to choose from! That’s why we’ve pulled together some trip ideas with our itineraries. Whether you want to go for a day or a long weekend, these itineraries are a great starting point for planning your next adventure! Be sure to reserve your spot before you go!

Purchase a vehicle permit today and get a year of unlimited visits to all of Minnesota's state parks and recreation areas.


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