Seasonal Update

Water: Water is currently off. Scheduled water on dates are May 6, 2016 for the lower campground and dump station. Upper campground water on date is scheduled for May 20, 2016.

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 CLOSED in the park and at both campgrounds. Buildings will open on the water on dates.

Showers: Upper & Lower campground bathroom/shower facilities are CLOSED. See "Water" for the scheduled water on dates. Weather permitting.

Dump Station: The dump station is CLOSED. Scheduled water on date is May 6, 2016, weather permitting.


Campgrounds: Camping is available in both campgrounds for rustic camping only at this time.

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. Please leave a message if no one is available.


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.