Things To Do

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


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

Activities by Interest


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.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

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


(651) 293-0200
This is the general phone line at the Visitor Center, which is staffed every day except Mondays. Please leave a voicemail if we miss your call and expect a return call within 1-2 days.

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