Fort Snelling State Park

101 Snelling Lake Rd.
St. Paul, MN 55111- Map It
Phone: (612) 279-3550

AAA Editor Notes

Fort Snelling State Park is off SR 5 on Post Rd., following signs. The park occupies 2,900 acres along the Mississippi and Minnesota rivers. Nature programs are offered at the visitor center. Interpretive exhibits, a boat launch, a swimming beach, fishing piers, and bicycling and hiking trails are available. Pet friendly (call for restrictions/fees.). Recreational activities are permitted. Picnicking is permitted.
A $5 state park vehicle permit is required to enter the park; an annual parking permit costs $25.
Hours: Daily 8 a.m.-10 p.m. Visitor center open daily 8-4 (based on staff availability).