Seasonal Update

Water: Water is available year-round at the Visitor Center, at the solar pump in the Lower Picnic Area, and at the Backpack Campground.

Drinking Water: Water is available year-round at the Visitor Center, at the solar pump in the Lower Picnic area, and at the solar pump at the Backpack Campground.

Bathroom Facilities: Modern bathroom facilities are available year-round in the Visitor Center. The facilities are wheelchair accessible. Vault toilets are also available year-round throughout the park.

Showers: The park does not have showers.

 

Campgrounds: Camping is available year-round at this park. Twenty-eight (28) hike-in campsites are available. The sites are non-electric. Both of the park's Group Camps are open for the season. Reservations are recommended.

Electric Sites: The park does not have electric sites.

Special Notes for RV Campers: RV camping is not available at Afton State Park, but is available at a nearby county park, St. Croix Bluffs, on a seasonal basis.

Reservations: Reservations are recommended during the regular camping season for the backpack campground and group camp. No reservations needed from November 1 - April 1. Camper cabins are available to reserve up to 1 year in advance and reservations are recommended.

 

Contact Notes: Best time to contact the park:

Saturday and Sunday: 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Monday - Friday: 9 a.m.- 3 p.m.

 

Trail Notes: Hiking trails are open. Horse trails are now open for the season.

Season Rentals: The Visitor Center is now staffed by a park naturalist and will be used for scheduled programs. The building will not be available to reserve, but is open to the public on a daily basis when not being used for programing.

Naturalist Programs and Park Tours: Naturalist programs are available year round. Please check our events calendar.