Mississippi National River and, Minnesota Camping & Hiking

Mississippi National River and Image Gallery


Limited metered street parking is available on nearby streets near our headquarters. Several parking ramps are available nearby including the Kellogg Square parking ramp. Visitor Centers are located in the lobby of the Science Museum of Minnesota (120 Kellogg Blvd East, St. Paul, MN) and at the Upper St. Anthony Lock and Dam (1 Portland Ave, Minneapolis, MN).


(651) 293-0200



Camping Reservations

Reserve your campsite at these camping areas:

Minnesota Campgrounds

Hiking Trails

Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails:

Minnesota Hiking Trails

Related Link(s)

More Minnesota Recreation Areas

Mississippi National River and Recreation Area Official Website

Mississippi National River and Recreation Area Map

In the middle of a bustling urban setting, this 72 mile river park offers quiet stretches for fishing, boating and canoeing, birdwatching, bicycling, and hiking. And there are plenty of visitor centers and trails that highlight the fascinating human history of the Mississippi River. This a great place to start your exploration of this important river.

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