(State) MnDNR Controlled Lands

Geocaching is permitted on some DNR land:

* State Parks (guidelines, registration form)
* State Forests (guidelines and MN DNR Recreation Compass)
Pay particular attention in State Forests to paragraph 4.0.

Geocaching is prohibited on all other Minnesota DNR land including, but not limited to: Aquatic Management Areas (including Fishery Management Areas), Scientific Natural Areas, and Wildlife Management Areas.

There is no current policy regarding DNR owned boat launches.

Boundary files for the most common DNR lands are attached below.

AMA.kmz3.67 MB
NWR.kmz148.41 KB
State Forest.kmz490.22 KB
State Parks.kmz526.09 KB
WMA.kmz2 MB
SNA.kmz132.04 KB