Things To Do

A walker pauses at the end of a trail surrounded by autumn trees.

Introduction

Check our Calendar for upcoming ranger-led programming, such as bird hikes, bicycling, hiking, fishing and other events and programs. Find self-directed activities below by either interest or by season. If you only have a few hours, check out our Half Day Adventures page for some ideas.

Activities by Season

Explore Spring | Explore Summer | Explore Fall | Explore Winter

Activities by Interest

Bicycling
Boating & Canoeing
Camping
Fishing & Hunting
Geocaching
Hiking & Walks
History & Culture
Junior Ranger Program
Museums
NPS Passport Stamps
Pet-Friendly
Photography
Visitor Centers
Watching Wildlife

Resources

Once you've chosen something to do, you have to get there. Use our Mississippi River Companion to find your way around the park by foot, bike, canoe, boat, or car. Use our interactive Mississippi River Trip Planner to map routes using public transit and rental bikes.

Last updated: August 1, 2017

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

111 E. Kellogg Blvd., Suite 105
Saint Paul, MN 55101

Phone:

(651) 293-0200
This is the general phone line at the Visitor Center. Please leave a voicemail if we miss your call and expect a return call within 1 day, often sooner.

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