Meet our Friends Group Partner

Parks & Trails Council is proud to partner with this independent friends group.

Parks & Trails Council cannot accept donations on behalf of this friends group.

Friends of Fort Snelling


Friends of Fort Snelling’s mission is to preserve the natural and historical resources of this unique area, to promote recreational opportunities in the metro’s only state park, and to assist Fort Snelling sites staff with acquisition of resources to maintain and improve programs and amenities.

Friends Since


barred owl in maple tree with yellow leaves
Fort Snelling by Justin Pruden
Fort Snelling Historic Site by Robert Thommes
Great Blue Heron
2018 submission -- Great Blue Heron by Nancy Jahnel
As I was walking a trail I noticed this buck majestically posing for me, or maybe he was watching the beautiful sunset behind me over Snelling Lake. By Justin Pruden
Flood Plains of Fort Snelling. By Kathryn Haugen

Friends of Fort Snelling


Scavenger Hunt Banner

2021 Scavenger Hunts

Meet Another Friends Group