Monson Lake State Park

In the area

From Explore MN Tourism

Seasonal Update

Water: Water is off for the season. We expect to have water off until mid-May 2017 at Monson Lake.

Drinking Water: Drinking water is off for the fall/winter season. There are two spigots in the campground and one near the picnic shelter, both areas are turned off.

Bathroom Facilities: Two vault toilets are open for visitor use. The modern restrooms are closed for the season.

Showers: Showers available Memorial Day through Labor Day weekend.

Dump Station: The park does not have a dump station, but nearby Sibley State Park does.


Campgrounds: In 2016, camping will be available from the first weekend of May through October. Rustic camping for arrivals through Oct. 22.

Electric Sites: Six electric sites, each with 20, 30 and 50 amp circuits, are available during the camping season.

Special Notes for RV Campers: Electric hookups have been added to six campsites.


Contact Notes: For information on this park, contact Sibley State Park at 320-354-2055 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.


Trail Notes: The park's hiking trails are open for use.

Season Rentals: For boat, canoe and kayak rentals in the summer, visit nearby Sibley State Park for a chance to experience these activities at Sibley.

Naturalist Programs and Park Tours: Park visitors are encouraged to visit the Interpretive Center at Sibley State Park when it's open.