Programs & Services

Park Office

At Park Entrance

Interpretive Exhibit

Park Office, Observation Area

Window on Nature at Park Office. Observation deck in picnic area.

Naturalist Programs

Varies

Occasional programs.

Historic Site

Within 10 Miles

Rice Lake Church historic site and others from 1 to 10 miles from park.

Gift Shop

Park Office

Great books, field guides and park specific clothing items, plus gift items.

Groceries

Within 10 Miles

Major grocery stores as well as convenience stores within 10 miles of park.

Rentals

Canoe

Available at the office.

Firewood

Park Office

Available year-round.

Ice Sales

Park Office

Available spring through late fall.

Restaurant

Within 10 Miles

Lots of choices in Owatonna.

Public Phones

Park Office

Pay phone outside office.

Other

Observation Deck

Deck is located on lakeshore in picnic area. Great for observing waterfowl and other wildlife. Binoculars and field guides available on loan. Explorer kits also available on loan for nature observation.