Lake Bronson State ParkCounty Hwy 28
Lake Bronson, MN 56734
Located 2 miles east of the town of Lake Bronson, the park access is on County Highway 28.Get Directions
Located in the transition zone between the prairie land of the Red River Valley and the aspen parkland to the east, this park offers a diversity of wildlife habitat. Climb the historic tower for a view of the area. Water recreation is very popular. 14 miles of hiking, 3 miles of snowmobiling; boat, kayak and canoe rental. We offer 157 drive-in campsites, 35 w/electricity. Hike-in and canoe-in campsites are now available.
Hours & DatesPark permits: $35 annual, $26 second vehicle, $12 handicapped, or $7 daily. Camping fees are separate.
Book an online reservation 24 hours a day.
Phone reservations can be made by calling 866-857-2757 (TTY: 952-936-4008) Apr–Sep, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. D
- Open in fall
- Open in winter
- Open in summer
On-Site Facilities & Services
- Located on a lake or river
- Bike trail
- Canoes or kayaks available
- Cross-country ski trail (groomed)
- Fishing boat motors available
- Fishing boats available
- Hiking trail
- Lake/river access (boat ramp)
- Snowmobile trail (groomed)
- Snowshoes available
- Swimming beach
- Accessible to disabled
- Can accommodate groups of 45 or more
Number/Type of Campsites
- Total number of campsites: 162
- Total number of campsites available in winter: 4
- Camping accessible to disabled
- Flush toilets in campground
- Group camp facilities
- Hot showers in campground
- Pets allowed in campsite
- Sanitary dump station
- Secluded campsites
- State Parks Campgrounds
Length of Stay
- Daily site rental
- Seasonal site rental
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Based on 72 reviews
Great hiking on the Bluffside Trail with beautiful views of the Mississippi River and Lake Pepin further south. There is a upper and lower bluff trail and hiking both in a clockwise fashion involves...
— TravelingSoccerLoon, June 20, 2021
Camper cabin was clean. Needed some maintenance. Door was falling off hinges. Had to use state certified firewood but the wood was always locked up and unavailable. Was a 1/2 mile hike to a so so...
— 1JWThomas, June 7, 2021
The Frontenac State Park is situated a leisurely hour drive mostly along the Mississippi River from the Twin Cities. The park has a nice picnic area with benches and a fantastic view of a winding...
— Nostalgiyeah, May 16, 2021
We were excited to check out this park. We pulled into the parking lot expecting to be able to easily find the trail we were looking for like we have at similar places. We were wrong. I read...
— Momof4Girls23, October 12, 2020
Went to the parking lot and checked out the short trail with the lookouts along the bluffs. Was busy Labor Day weekend but was able to stay apart for the most part. Beautiful park would like to...
— zachary140, September 5, 2020