Seasonal Update

Water: Water is off for the season. We expect to have water off until May 6 2016 at Monson Lake.

Drinking Water: Drinking water is off for the 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, but do not have running water. The modern restrooms are closed for the season. We will open restroom and shower facilities next May for the start of the 2016 camping season.

Showers: Showers are closed for the season.

Dump Station: The park does not have a dump station.


Campgrounds: In 2015, camping will be available from the first weekend of May through October. All campsites are available on a first-come, first-served basis; no reservations are taken for this park.

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.

Reservations: Reservations are not taken at Monson Lake State Park, it is all first-come, first-served. Camping is done entirely by self registration on site.


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.

Naturalist Programs and Park Tours: Park visitors are encouraged to visit the Interpretive Center at Sibley State Park during the summer season.