Scenic State Park

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From Explore MN Tourism

Seasonal Update

Water: Water is available year round from a frost-free hydrant located along the sidewalk between the CCC cabin and the historical lodge building in the day use area.

Drinking Water: Drinking water is available year-round from a frost free hydrant, located next to the sidewalk between the CCC Cabin and the historical Lodge building in the day use area. Water is also available from a hand pump in Chase Point campground.

Bathroom Facilities: Modern bathroom facilities are open for the season, Vault toilets are available year-round in the park.

Showers: Showers are available in the Lodge Campground and Chase Point Campground.

Dump Station: Will open on Friday of fishing opener until the third Monday of October.


Campgrounds: Camping is available April 1 - November 23 in Chase Point Campground. Lodge Campground is open between Memorial Day and Labor Day weekends. The Group Camp is available from April 1 until October 31. The CCC Cabin is open for rental first weekend of April until the last weekend in November.

Electric Sites: Electric sites are available in Chase Point Campground Spring, Summer and Fall.

Special Notes for RV Campers: Electrical sites are gravel spurs with pull-through lanes.


Contact Notes:

Memorial Day Weekend - Labor Day Weekend:
9:30 am - 6 pm

September 2 - October 20:
8:30 am - 4 pm Fri - Sat; 8:30 am - 4 pm intermittently Mon - Thurs

Winter office hours:
9 am - 4 pm intermittently


Trail Notes: The park has 10 miles of hiking trails. In the winter there are 10 miles of snowmobile trail. Snowshoeing is permitted anywhere in the park.

Season Rentals: Rowboat, canoe, paddleboards and kayak rentals are available mid-May through September. Snowshoes available in the winter months. Contact the park office for more information.

Naturalist Programs and Park Tours: For spring and summer programming check out the calendar of events as programs are updated frequently or call the park for program information.