Seasonal Update

Water: Water is now shut off for the season for the entire park, including both upper and lower campgrounds and the dump station.

Drinking Water: Drinking water is available year-round in the shop area courtyard.

Bathroom Facilities: Vault toilets are available year-round throughout the park. All bathroom facilities are now closed in the park and at both campgrounds for the season.

Showers: Upper & Lower campground bathroom/shower facilities are now close for the season.

Dump Station: The dump station is close for the season.


Campgrounds: Both the Lower and Upper campgrounds are open for camping at rustic rates for the winter season.

Electric Sites: 59 electric sites in lower campground - 22 electric sites in upper campground.

Special Notes for RV Campers: Gravel spurs are available at all campsites. Please park campers and vehicles on these gravel spurs and not on the grass. If you have a second vehicle, please park in the visitor parking areas.

Reservations: Recommended during the regular camping season. Reservations are not needed November 1 - April 1.


Contact Notes: Best time to contact the park:

Daily 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.


Trail Notes: Contact the office for updated trail conditions.

Season Rentals: Paddleboat and canoes are available to rent during the regular season office hours May - October. Snowshoes are available for rent at the park office. A thermal flip-over style portable fish house is available to rent on Lake Carlos only. Contact the park office for current rates and availability.

Naturalist Programs and Park Tours: A naturalist will be conducting programs in the park year-round. See “Events Calendar” link above for upcoming scheduled naturalist programs.