Seasonal Update

Water: Water is on in the park Water turnoff date is October 20.

Drinking Water: Drinking water is available in the Visitor Center during office hours, beverage machine on the north side of the Visitor Center and from the frost free hydrant along the road east of the Visitor Center.

Bathroom Facilities: Public restrooms are available in the Visitor Center during business hours. Picnic Shelter restrooms available through October 19. Vault toilets will be opened after water off October 20.

Showers: The shower building is open for the season. Water off date is October 20, 2014.

Dump Station: The dump station is open for the season, closing October 20, 2014. .


Campgrounds: Campground is open for the season. Season closes October 19, 2014. The park has 51 drive-in sites, three group camp sites and four walk-in sites. Reservations are recommended during holidays and the spring, summer and fall season.

Electric Sites: Park has 27 (30 amp) electric sites.

Special Notes for RV Campers: Electric hook-ups are 30 amp.

Reservations: Reservations are taken from April 1 - October 20. Reservations for campsites can be made a year in advance. Reservations are recommended for electric sites on weekends during the spring, summer and fall camping seasons.


Contact Notes: Best time to contact the park:

Fall-Winter Saturday - Sunday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.; Monday - Friday, variable depending on staff availability. If no one is available, please leave a message.

When office is closed, please use the self-registration station at the front of the office to purchase daily and annual permits. Annual permits purchased through self-registration will be mailed to you.


Trail Notes: All trails are in good condition and open for hiking.

Season Rentals: The picnic shelter and Amphitheater are available to rent for $35/day. Call the park office for details.

Naturalist Programs and Park Tours: Avian Adventure geocache activity available (with check-out GPS during office hours).