Split Rock Creek State Park

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Split Rock Creek State Park

Swim, fish, or boat the waters of Split Rock Lake, the largest body of water in Pipestone County. The lake is the predominant feature of this park. Stop by the Beach Side Trail Center for an excellent vista and to discover more about the area. Seven miles north of the park is the famous Pipestone National Monument.

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Park Notes

Video about the Park

Watch Pioneer Public Television's Minnesota's Greatest Parks: West,This link leads to an external site.featuring stories about Split Rock Creek State Park. Originally aired May 15, 2014.

Virtual Tour

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Park Highlights

tree Camping

tree Water Based Recreation / Swimming Beach

tree Fishing

tree Wildlife/Waterfowl Observation

tree Hiking

tree Horse riding trails


Best time to contact the park:

May - October: Daily, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Fall & Winter: Office hours vary. Please contact Blue Mounds State Park at 507-283-6050 for information.


336 50th Avenue
Jasper, MN 56144

tel: 507-348-7908

email: splitrockcreek.statepark@state.mn.us

Getting There

Located 7 miles southwest of Pipestone off State Highway 23.