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.
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