Great outdoors remains open
March 20, 2020
Minnesota’s state parks and trails remain open to the public, but the Department of Natural Resources is making changes to adapt to the challenges of the public health emergency.
Getting outdoors is one of the activities being encouraged as social distancing continues. Users need to respect space between other users and avoid touching what would normally be shared surfaces.
As of now, all 75 state parks and recreation areas:
• Moved to a 100 percent self-pay system. All state parks and recreation areas have the ability to collect permit fees and provide visitor information through se...