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Meet a Friends Group

Frontenac State Park Association

Mission

To preserve, protect and enhance Frontenac State Park and its surroundings.

Friends Since

Circa 1956 the group was formed to advocate for the park’s establishment, which happened in 1957.

four members of the Assoc. standing in grass at Frontenac
Some members of Frontenac Assoc.
Oak savanna restoration project tree planting on June 2, 2018
Oak savanna restoration project tree planting on June 2, 2018

News from the Friends

People walking in tall grass among the oaks

Our Related Land Project

Parks & Trails Council of Minnesota works to acquire critical land for parks and trails, often partnering with Friends Groups to support this effort.

Go to our project tour for Frontenac

Our Related Advocacy Work

Parks & Trails Council of Minnesota is a strong voice at the state capital working to ensure Minnesota’s parks and trails are protected and cared for. We work with friends groups to identify critical projects that need government support.

2019

Coming soon.

2018

Frontenac: boundary expansion

AMT FUNDED
Frontenac: boundary expansion

Expand the statutory boundary of Frontenac State Park to include the land Parks & Trails Council acquired for the park.

2018

People walking in tall grass among the oaks

Frontenac: land acquisition

AMT FUNDED
Frontenac: land acquisition

Acquire the 159 acres of restored blufflands that Parks & Trails Council purchased and is holding in trust for the park.

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