Hop on your bike to pedal through over 4.25 miles of trails through Camden State Park. You can take in the natural landscape of southwest Minnesota at your own pace and through your own lens. You can also take the paved trail from Camden State Park to nearby Marshall, MN.
Hike 15 miles of trails
From creek-following trails, to prairie field paths and river overlooks — there is a trail for any level of hiker. These trails are perfect for hiking, jogging, or walking; experiencing the firsthand wonder of the natural world for yourselves. Find hiking trails.
Reinvigorate your love for nature and all of its varied wonder by picking up a pair of binoculars and going birdwatching, Print off the bird checklist and see what you can find! Those of all ages will enjoy the adventure of spotting all kinds of warblers, thrush, and flycatchers among many others!
Geocache in Camden State Park
Geocaching is a scavenger hunt organized and administrated from the web, but it’s one of the best ways get in touch with nature. It’s a blast for people of all ages because it combines the excitement of treasure hunting with the knowledge and primordial roots of the natural world. Camden Park is proud to offer several geocaching routes that you can check out before you start your journey.
If you’ve never experienced the beauty of a natural world night sky, you have no idea what you’re missing. You can pick up a set of Night Sky Kits and wait for the sun to go down; take out your kit and see what you can observe in the night sky. These are absolutely free and will amaze any children who have never experienced a night away from the city before.
Rent Watercrafts at Camden State Park
Explore Camden Park’s aquatic side and enjoy a day on the lake! Available rentals include canoes, kayaks, paddle boats, and paddle boards. Rentals include all necessary safety gear. Get rental information.