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
Friend and I stayed in cart-in campsite C3 for one night in late September. Will definitely go back. All the cart-in sites were really nice and private. If you are traveling with another group I...
— Amanda G, September 27, 2022
We understand that the check in time is 4 pm also is time check out for people to leave. We arrived early and patiently waited . A group of six had six spots taken . No one left until 4 pm
— D1039KIlindaw, August 17, 2022
Great view and lots of hiking. Watch out for the raccoons they come in the camp site like they live there. Lol
— Z9286UYhenryw, June 14, 2022
Easy walks from the main parking area for nice views of the Mississippi River area. Lots of picnic spots.
— SharnRol2018, September 19, 2021
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