Explore MN: Minneopa State Park

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Explore Minnesota: Minneopa State Park

Bison Viewing

Drive through 331 acres of bison range! Get Bison Drive hours and tips, and learn about the bison conservation herd.

Loaner Equipment

Available at the park office: GPS units, kids' activity bags, birding kits, volleyball, soccer ball and horseshoes.

One-Day Trip Itinerary

Only have one day to spend at the park? Let us help you plan it with this itinerary.

Only use approved firewood!

Help prevent the spread of tree-killing insects by burning only approved firewood, available at all Minnesota State Parks.

Contact Us

Minneopa State Park
54497 Gadwall Road
Mankato, MN 56001


Best time to contact the park:

Minneopa State Park is open year round 8am-10pm. The ranger station will be closed until further notice although some weekend service window hours are available. If park staff is not available to answer the phone, please leave a message. Self registration is located outside the park office on County Road 69/Gadwall Road, on the Falls side of the park and on the campground side of the park off of Hwy 68.


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