Buffalo River State Park

In the area

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Programs & Services

Park Office

Naturalist Programs

New! SNA Naturalist Programs

The Scientific and Natural Area program preserves natural features and rare resources throughout the state, including nearly 40 SNAs found in northwestern Minnesota. We are excited to now have SNA naturalist-led programming, available by request. If your group or organization is interested, please contact the park. Learn more about SNAs

Gift Shop

In the park.


Within 10 Miles

In the towns of Hawley or Glyndon.


At Park Office

Ice Sales

At Park Office


Within 10 Miles

In the town of Hawley.

Public Phones

Park Office

Wheelchair accessible pay phone outside park office.


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.