Afton State Park

In the area

From Explore MN Tourism

Programs & Services

Park Office

At Park Entrance

Stop here for vehicle permits, camping and park information. Office also includes small Nature Store.

Visitor Center

Wheelchair Accessible

The park's visitor center is open daily from 9am until 4pm, and is available for public use when scheduled park programming is not occurring. Tables and chairs provide space for indoor dining and outlets are available for crockpots and coffee makers, but cooking is not allowed inside the building. An outdoor covered pavilion with picnic tables and fireplaces is connected to the visitor center as well. These indoor and outdoor spaces are non-reservable and are provided on a first-come first-served basis.

Interpretive Exhibit

Visitor Center

Gift Shop

Park Office

Nature Store in park office has a small line of gift items, t-shirts, sweatshirts, caps and books.


Within 10 Miles

In the town of Afton.



Please visit park office.


At Park Office

Firewood available year-round. Ask at park office.

Ice Sales

Within 10 miles.

In the town of Afton.


Within 10 Miles

In the town of Afton.

Public Phones

1 Location

At visitor center. Handicapped accessible.


Geocaching Demo Park

Geocaching: Bring your own GPS unit or use one of the park's hand-held units for free. As time permits, park staff will be available to give you helpful tips and geocaching information.