Buffalo River State Park

Contact Information


  • Park permits: $35 annual, $26 second vehicle, $12 handicapped, or $7 daily. Camping fees are separate.
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Located on a Lake or River


On-Site Facilities & Services

  • Located on a Lake or River
  • Children's Programs (scheduled, supervised)
  • Evening Entertainment (regularly scheduled)

On-Site Recreation

  • Swimming Beach
  • Hiking Trail
  • Cross Country Ski Trail (groomed)
  • Cross Country Ski Rental

Accommodations Policies

  • Open to the general public, no membership required


  • Buffalo River State Park is located 4.5 miles east of Glyndon or 14 miles east of Moorhead on U.S. Highway 10.

Other Date Information

  • Phone reservations can be made by calling 866-857-2757 (TTY: 952-936-4008) between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. daily November through March, and from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily April through October.

Length of Stay

  • Daily site rental

Campground Features

  • Electric
  • Pets allowed in campsite
  • Open in fall
  • Open in winter
  • Camping Accessible to disabled
  • 50 amp
  • Flush toilets in campground
  • Group camp facilities
  • Hot showers in campground
  • Sanitary Dump Station

Number/Type of Campsites

  • Number of tent-only sites: 9
  • Number of tent-only sites available in winter: 4
  • Number of RV/Trailers Only: 35
  • Number of RV/Trailer only sites available in winter: 4
  • TOTAL number of campsites: 44
  • TOTAL number of campsites available in winter: 4

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  1. Buffalo River State Park - Activities

    Buffalo River State Park - Activities

    565 155th Street S
    Glyndon, MN 56547
    Call: (218) 498-2124
    Toll Free: (866) 857-2757

    Hike along a glacial beach ridge in this big sky prairie country. Bring your binoculars on the nature trail along the river where many species of wildlife and birds abound. Listen for the rare prairie chicken in the spring, or escape summer's heat by spending the afternoon swimming. 12 miles hiking trails.

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