Reopening Plan

Camping Updates

Camping and lodging

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The DNR is reopening campgrounds at state parks, state forests and recreation areas in a phased approach. Read more about limitations and allowed use. This page will be updated as new information becomes available.

Not all sites will open at all locations.

For additional information, please check a park's Visitor Alert, and consider contacting the reservations system.

Remote (hike-in / cart-in / paddle-in) campsites

Some remote campsites are now open at these locations:


    Some sites are now open in campgrounds at these locations:

    Group campgrounds

    Some group campsites are now open at these locations:

    Camper cabins

    Some camper cabins at these locations are now open:

    Equestrian campgrounds

    Some sites in equestrian campgrounds at these locations are now open:

    Yurts, tipis and wall tents

    Some yurts are now open:


    Cabins and guest houses

    Some cabins and guest houses are now open:

    Opening August 3:

    Itasca Lodging

    Some cabins are now open at Itasca State Park:

    Opening August 3:

    Opening August 31:

    Closed for the 2020 Season:

    State forest campgrounds

    Unless otherwise noted, all state forest campgrounds and recreation areas are now open.

    Ranger stations

    Closed until further notice.

    Nature Stores

    Closed until further notice.

    Visitor centers

    Closed until further notice.

    Group centers

    Closed until further notice.

    Beaches and playgrounds

    Some beaches may be open. Check visitor alerts for specific locations.

    Playgrounds are open.

    Last updated Thursday, July 30