Seasonal Update

Water: Water is on for the season.

Drinking Water: Drinking water is available year-round at the park maintenance shop and park office.

Bathroom Facilities: Bathroom facilities in the Maple Grove Campground and Lakeview Campground are open for the season. Vault toilets are available year-round in both campgrounds.

Showers: Shower facilities are open in the Maple Grove Campground and the Lakeview Campground. Facilities are wheelchair accessible.

Dump Station: The dump station is open from April 25 - October 31 however the water is only available from May 1 through October 19.


Campgrounds: The park's group camp is available from May 1 until October 31, 2015.

Electric Sites: The park has a total of 51 electric sites between two campgrounds. There are 20/30/50 outlets at each electrical site.

Special Notes for RV Campers: The park does not have sites with water and sewer hookups.

Reservations: Recommended for Memorial Weekend through Labor Day. No reservations needed from October 19 - May 1.


Contact Notes: Best time to contact the park:

Summer: Sunday - Wednesday, 9 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.; Thursday 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.; Friday and Saturday 9 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Spring and Fall: Daily, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Winter: Contact Mille Lacs Kathio State Park 320-532-3523.


Trail Notes: The park has 4.5 miles of hiking trails. During the winter the park is open for hiking, snowshoeing, and cross country skiing anywhere in the park, however we will not be grooming trails for any specific activity. A wood burning stone fireplace provides heat for the trail shelter.

Season Rentals: The park's picnic shelters are available for rent. Inquire at the park office.

Naturalist Programs and Park Tours: Interpretive programs are held in the park most weekends during the summer. Inquire at the park office or check park bulletin boards for program schedules.