Monson Lake State Park

In the area

From Explore MN Tourism

Seasonal Update

Water: Water is ON for the season. [Water is off until from Sept. 3, 2017 to May 25, 2018 at Monson Lake.]

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

Bathroom Facilities: Two vault toilets are open for visitor use. The modern restrooms are open for the summer 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 2017, camping is available from the first weekend of May through October. Rustic camping for arrivals through Oct. 31.

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 trail is 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.