Lake Vermilion-Soudan Underground Mine State Park

In the area

From Explore MN Tourism

Seasonal Update

Drinking Water:

Water fountain available at the visitor center

Bathroom Facilities: Flush toilets available in the Visitor Center. Vault toilets are available at the Armstrong Bay day use area Spring through Fall.


Campgrounds: There are three temporary boat-in-only campsites on Lake Vermilion. Other than these, there is no camping available within the park. The park does manage Hinsdale Island, a remote, rustic campground on Lake Vermilion that is also accessible only by boat. This campground is located in Kabetogama State Forest.


Contact Notes: Best time to contact the park:
May - September: Daily, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
October - April: Weekdays, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Naturalist Programs and Park Tours:

Check the Events Calendar (at left) for upcoming naturalist programs.
Underground mine tours will open Memorial Day weekend.
Please call the park for more information.