Parks Near Minot
Fort Stevenson State Park: 51 miles from Minot.
Lake Sakakawea State Park: 65 miles from Minot.
Cross Ranch State Park: 78 miles from Minot.
Encompasses 589 acres along some of the last free-flowing, undeveloped stretches of the Missouri River. Thirteen miles of trails lead to the adjacent 5,000-acre nature preserve, featuring mixed prairie grass, river-bottom forests, woody draws, and bison.
Lake Metigoshe State Park: 96 miles from Minot.
Nestled in the Turtle Mountains along the U.S.-Canada border, this 1,551-acre park is popular year-round. An outdoor learning center offers programs that focus on history, nature, and recreation.
Learn More About North Dakota State Parks
To learn more, visit North Dakota Parks & Recreation for information about these state parks and others. Read tips on what to do, where to stay, and how to reserve campsites. And check out these other special spots on the road to Minot.
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