Lodging: Group Centers

Whether you are looking for a campsite for one or for 201, Minnesota state parks can help keep everyone happy campers. Eight parks have group centers for hosting large groups (ranging from 60 to 215 people). All group centers include dining areas, kitchens, and bathrooms. Overnight and day use rentals are available.

Reservations

Please contact the park to reserve a group center.

Reservations for group centers are NOT made through the Minnesota state park reservation service.

Group center cancellations and other details

 


Modern group centers

Modern group center

Modern group centers include facilities for sleeping, dining, cooking, and bathrooms. Some have staff quarters, craft buildings, and other facilities.

Seasonal modern group centers:

Park Name

Capacity

Price

Flandrau State Park

120

$320 per night, up to 60 people.
Day use - $192 per day.
Additional $5/person/night over 60.
Includes utilities. Tax is additional.

Lake Carlos State Park

60

$360 per night.
Day use - $216 per day.
Utilities not included. Tax is additional.

Lake Shetek State Park

 

80

$320 per night, up to 60 people.
Day use - $192 per day.
Additional $5/person/night over 60.
Includes utilities. Tax is additional.

Sibley State Park

128

$360 per night, up to 72 people.
Additional $5/person/night over 72.
Day use - $216 per day.
Includes utilities. Tax is additional.

St. Croix State Park, Norway Point Center

215

$500 per night, up to 100 people.
Additional $5/person/night over 100.
Day use - $300 per day.
Utilities not included. Tax is additional.

St. Croix State Park, Head of the Rapids Center

127

$300 per night, up to 60 people.
Additional $5/person/night over 60.
Day use - $180 per day.
Utilities not included. Tax is additional.

Year-round modern group centers:

Whitewater State Park

132

Summer - $360 per night, up to 72 people.
$5 per person per night OR minimum of $360 per night, whichever is more.
Winter (October 15 - April 15) - $130 per night, up to 26 people. Additional $5/person/night over 26.
Summer rate includes utilities but tax is additional.
Winter rate does not include utilities and tax is additional.

*Utility charges (fuel, electric, local phone, etc.) may be an additional fee per night, unless otherwise specified, and vary by park.


Semi-modern group centers

semi-Modern group center

Semi-modern group centers include a dining room, kitchen, and bathrooms. There are no cabins or barracks for sleeping. Guests must provide their own sleeping accommodations such as tents or RVs.

Seasonal semi-modern group centers:

Park Name

Capacity

Price

Itasca State Park

75

K-12 School Groups - $150 per night, up to 30 people. Additional $5/person/night over 30.
Adult/Family Groups - $275 per night, up to 40 people. Additional $5/person/night over 40.

Day use - $100 per day.
Includes utilities. Tax is additional.

Myre Big Island

100

$150 per night, up to 30 people. Additional $5/person/night over 30.
Day use - $100 per day
Utilities not included. Tax is additional.

*Utility charges (fuel, electric, local phone, etc.) may be an additional fee per night, unless otherwise specified, and vary by park.