Parks, Campgrounds & Trails

Recreation & Conservation Areas

The Blue Earth County parks system provides recreation and conservation services to citizens through a system of camping parks, day-use parks, trails, and conservation areas.

COVID-19 Preparedness Plan for County Park and Campgrounds
Blue Earth County Parks is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for all our workers and customers.  To ensure we have a safe and healthy workplace, we have developed a COVID-19 Preparedness Plan for our campgrounds. 

COVID-19 Guidelines for Camping


Review and follow the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources recommended COVID-19 Guidance for Camping when visiting Blue Earth County campgrounds and parks.  The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources also has an Industry Guidance for Safely Reopening: Campground that the County follows. 

Location & Amenities

To learn more about the County's recreational opportunities, download the Blue Earth County Park and Trail Brochure or browse through the online listing of Blue Earth County Parks & Campgrounds.

Photo Gallery

View photos of area parks, campgrounds, and trails.