Recreation Facilities


Picnic Area

Big Island

Located on the Big Island, the picnic area includes fire rings and tables. Area is close to trails, including the wheelchair accessible trail.

Picnic Shelter

Open Shelter

Shelter is located in picnic area on Big Island may be reserved by calling the park office. Shelter has a fireplace and picnic tables. The open picnic shelter is wheelchair accessible.


Warming House

Big Island

In winter, the picnic shelter is enclosed and serves as a warming house. Fireplace is available. Must bring your own wood or purchase it at the park office.

Water Facilities

Water Source

Albert Lea Lake.


Albert Lea Lake.

Swimming Beach

Within 3 to 5 miles of the park

Boat Access

Drive-in access.

Boating Restrictions

Inquire at Park Office.