Forestville/Mystery Cave State Park
- 21071 County 118
Preston MN 55965
- phone: (507) 937-3251
- Visit Website
See natural wonders above and below ground. In the summer, beat the heat with a visit below ground. Explore the world of the cave with its stalactites, stalagmites, and underground pools. Park naturalists provide tours of the cave throughout the summer and on weekends in the spring and fall. The temperature stays at a constant 48 degrees Fahrenheit. Above ground, stop by Historic Forestville, a restored 1800s village operated by the Minnesota Historical Society. Fish three blue-ribbon trout streams for brown trout. Hike or bring a horse to ride the ridge tops and stream valleys. Observe interesting geologic features along the way including sinkholes and dramatic Big Spring. In the fall, visit the bold colors of the forest. Winter invites visitors to ski or snowmobile the Bluff Country.