This Saturday for National Get Outdoors Day, you can get in free to all of the Minnesota State Parks. No vehicle admission sticker is required (normally it is $5).
PLUS........many of the state parks have events planned to help you enjoy your time there this weekend! Check out the list of events HERE , as well as a list of state parks that loan our equipment for FREE including birding kids, GPS kits, and Kids Discovery kits and find your a state park to go to on this MN State Park Map.
For those that live near me - consider these events at these state parks within an hour drive:
- Minneopa State Park (Mankato) - MN Zoomobile
- Fort Snelling State Park (St. Paul) - Naturalist Led Nature Hike
- Afton State Park (Hastings) - 2 EVENTS!! Archery in the Park AND Cook! (learn to build a fire and cook in cast iron)
- ALSO, check out these FREE Paddle the Minnesota River locations (half have canoes you can use!) This is also on Saturday!