• icon-facebook
  • icon-twitter
  • icon-linkedin
  • icon-pinterest
  • icon-youtube
  • icon-instagram

Fort Ridgely State Park Campground Minnesota

Fort Ridgely State Park Overview

Fort Ridgely Creek

Fort Ridgely State Park Campground has 39 single-family campsites (15 w/electric hookups) and is located close to the historic fort and museum. There are also 3 walk-in, 1 group, and 25 equestrian.

Campground amenities include drinking water, flush toilets and hot showers ($). There is also a picnic shelter, playground, volleyball, horseshoes, a 9-hole golf course and amphitheater. Firewood is also available for sale at the park office. Campsites can accommodate tents, trailers and RVs. Each site also has a table, fire ring and grate. Hammock permitted sites include 7, 21, 25, 27, 33 and 37.

Fort Ridgely State Park – Area Recreation

Fort Ridgely State Park features the historic outpost. In addition to the fort’s ruins, there is a museum and cemetery to visit and learn about Minnesota’s early history regarding this conflict. The Park also offers plenty of outdoor recreation including a 9-hole golf course, hiking, bike riding, horseback riding, fishing, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling and wildlife viewing.

You may also be interested in Flandrau State Park.

Make a Reservation for Fort Ridgely State Park

Amenities
  • Amphitheater
  • BBQ Grills
  • Campsite Tables
  • Comfort Station
  • Drinking Water
  • Dump Station
  • Electrical Hookup
  • Equestrian Facilities
  • Fire Rings
  • Firewood Available
  • Grills
  • Group Camping
  • Group Pavilion
  • Pets OK
  • Picnic Tables
  • Restrooms (Flush Toilets)
  • RV Hookups
  • Showers
  • Warming House
Activities
  • Biking
  • Bird Watching
  • Creek
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Course
  • Hiking
  • Historic Sites
  • Horseback riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Mountain Biking
  • Nature Trails
  • Photography
  • Picnicking
  • Playground
  • Snowmobiling
  • Snowshoeing
  • Stargazing
  • Visitor Center
  • Walking Trails
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Winter/Snow Sports
72158 County Road 30
Fairfax, Minnesota 55332
507 426-7840
Lat / Long:

44.45461, -94.73547

Make a Reservation

Fort Ridgely State Park sold out? Get an alert when a campsite becomes available at Fort Ridgely State Park!

Create Alert
Best Campsites

1, 7, 13, 17, 19, 21, 31, 37

Regions
Campsite Types
  • ADA
  • RV
  • Tent
  • Trailer
Season:

Year Round

Elevation:

1,230

# of Campsites:

39 + 25 Equestrian

# of RV Campsites:

15 w/ Electric in both campgrounds

Fort Ridgely State Park Photos & Video

Fort Ridgely 001
Fort Ridgely 002
Fort Ridgely 003
Fort Ridgely 005
Fort Ridgely 006
Fort Ridgely 007
Fort Ridgely 008
Fort Ridgely 009
Fort Ridgely 011
Fort Ridgely 012
Fort Ridgely 013
Fort Ridgely 014
Fort Ridgely 015
Fort Ridgely 016
Fort Ridgely 017
Fort Ridgely 018
Fort Ridgely 019
Fort Ridgely 020
Fort Ridgely 021
Fort Ridgely 022
Fort Ridgely 023
Fort Ridgely 024
Fort Ridgely 025
Fort Ridgely 026
Fort Ridgely 027
Fort Ridgely 028
Fort Ridgely 029
Fort Ridgely 030
Fort Ridgely 031
Fort Ridgely 032
Fort Ridgely 033
Fort Ridgely 034
Fort Ridgely 035
Fort Ridgely 036
Fort Ridgely 037
Fort Ridgely 038
Fort Ridgely 039
Fort Ridgely Bathroom
Fort Ridgely Creek
Fort Ridgely Golf Course
Fort Ridgely Sign

Fort Ridgely State Park Comments & Reviews

Visited Fort Ridgely State Park Campground lately? We'd love to hear about your adventure. Did you find us useful? Did we forget something? Anything our community should know before heading out to Fort Ridgely State Park?

One Comment on “Fort Ridgely State Park”

  1. Had never visited a state park in southern Minnesota but was pleasantly surprised at Fort Ridgley. Nice walking trails and mountain biking are excellent. The historic piece of Fort Ridgley alone is worth the visit.

Your Comment / Rating / Review:

Your email address will not be published. Required fields marked *