The NPS app is here!One app, every park at your fingertips. The NPS App is the new official app for the National Park Service with tools to explore more than 400 national parks nationwide. Find interactive maps, tours of park places, on-the-ground accessibility information, and much more to plan your national park adventures before and during your trip.
The free app is currently available for iOS and Android devices.
Download the app to get started on your next national park adventure. Plan your visit and find things to do by downloading content for offline use and learn about trails, visitor centers, campgrounds, directions, fees and passes, weather alerts, passport stamp locations and more.
Planning Your Visit to the MNRR
The National Park Service app has various features created by NPS staff to help you make the most out of your visit.
The NPS App takes authoritative information from park rangers and combines it with a great suite of features. Here’s a quick look at some of those features.
Park Tours: What is there to see? Self-guided tours take you to interesting places in the park. Discover popular destinations as well as places off the beaten track. It’s like having a ranger by your side to guide your trip, giving you suggestions for places to go, directions to get there, and things to do once you arrive.
Amenities: It's the little—and sometimes not so little—things that can make or break a park visit. Learn where you can find and access transportation, food, restrooms, shopping, and more.
Accessibility: The app offers a fully accessible experience with tools to benefit visitors with accessibility needs, such as audio descriptions of exhibits along trails and roads and in visitor centers.
Offline Use: No internet access? No problem! You can download content from entire parks for offline use. It’s especially handy if you’re exploring remote areas in parks or concerned about data limits.
Share Your Visit: Tell your friends and family about the fun things you did by creating and sharing virtual postcards with scenes from the park.
Things to Do: What do you want to do in the park—hike? Take a scenic drive? Paddle the river? Join a ranger program? Become a junior ranger? Discover all the fun, entertaining, and educational activities parks have to offer.
News, Alerts & Events: What’s happening? Get news and events for all parks—or selected parks of your choosing.
Last updated: August 17, 2021