Olmsted County Parks
The mission of Olmsted County Parks is to foster an appreciation of the natural world through environmental education, natural resource management, and public participation in the stewardship of our park lands.
Learning life-long lessons in natural places.
Chester Woods & Oxbow Park Campgrounds are now OPEN.
For questions on Camping/Picnicing at Oxbow Park 507 775-2451
or Chester Woods Park 507 287-2624
How to Get to Our Parks
Map of All the County Park Locations 435KB
Map to Chester Woods 137KB
Map to Oxbow Park & Zollman Zoo 183KB
Map to Root River Park 257KB
Olmsted County Parks Brochure 350KB
Olmsted County Park Rules and Regulations 26KB
Due To The Potential Threat of Infestation Of The Emerald Ash Borer, Olmsted County Parks will no longer allow firewood to be brought onto Park property. All wood must be purchased on the premises.