Scenic State Park56956 Scenic Highway 7
Bigfork, MN 56628
Located 7 miles east of Bigfork on County Road 7. Also 32 miles north of Highway 169.Get Directions
So named because many would say it is the most scenic state park in Minnesota. You will have to come judge for yourself! The majestic beauty of tall, magnificent virgin white and red pines, coupled with the pristine, undeveloped lake shores of Coon and Sandwick Lakes gives park visitors the opportunity to experience the true scenic beauty of Scenic State Park. This wilderness like park is popular for camping, hiking, cross-country skiing, canoeing, fishing, and bird watching. Camping is available in the semi-modern campgrounds and in remote boat in and back pack sites. A group camp and CCC cabin are also available for rental. Reservations are recommended. 14 mi of hiking and 10 mi of snowmobile trail. Boat ,canoe and kayak rental.
Hours & DatesBook 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. Daily; Oct-Mar, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mon - Fri and 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sat & Sun CT
- Daily camping maximum: $21.00
- Daily camping minimum: $15.00
Park permits: $35 annual, $26 additional vehicle, $12 handicapped, $7 daily. Camping fees are separate.
- Open in fall
- Open in winter
On-Site Facilities & Services
- Located on a lake or river
- Canoes or kayaks available
- Cross-country ski trail (groomed)
- Fishing boats available
- Hiking trail
- Lake/river access (boat ramp)
- Snowmobile trail (groomed)
- Swimming beach
Recycling Stations are available in both Chase Point and Lodge campgrounds at Scenic State Park. They are located next to the dumpsters in each of the campgrounds. Plastics, glass, and aluminum cans can be recycled at these recycling stations.
- Waste reduction/reuse/recycling
- Accessible to disabled
- Can accommodate groups of 45 or more
Number/Type of Campsites
- Total number of campsites: 94
- Camping accessible to disabled
- Flush toilets in campground
- Group camp facilities
- Hot showers in campground
- Lodge/central building
- Pets allowed in campsite
- Pull-through sites
- Sanitary dump station
- Secluded campsites
- State Parks Campgrounds
Length of Stay
- Daily site rental
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Based on 36 reviews
We are at Scenic State Park in MN. The foliage is changing, some leaves already dropped. Lush vegetation with a mixture of pines and hardwood trees. Had the sun yesterday so we were able to kyak...
— sas4253, September 27, 2019
We kayaked into the water access sites on the west side and it was fantastic. No people, fishing wasnt great but that is typical for the season. Park was really well maintained, nice swim beach and...
— mfb77hd, August 21, 2019
We enjoyed hiking in the hills between the two lakes. It was beautiful and the breeze up there was wonderful!
You will enjoy the hike with the proper foot wear.
Outhouses were clean.
— Lucky0420, September 20, 2018
We came here over my husbands birthday weekend. All in all its a pretty wonderful park. We stayed in site 2 which had steps down to Coon Lake, and it was wonderful listening to the loons at night...
— CassandraSz, August 21, 2018
Great place to bring your family. Canoeing, rowboats, plus many more water water rentals available! The swim beach was a perfect spot to cool off the family after a day fishing. The hiking trails and...
— Sarah K, August 6, 2018