Temperance River State Park

In the area

From Explore MN Tourism

Seasonal Update

Water: The water in the upper campground is available at the shower building.

Drinking Water: Drinking water is available from a faucet on the back of the showere building or the well in the lower campground.

Bathroom Facilities: Flush toilets are open for the season. Vault toilets in the park are available for use year-round.

Showers: Showers are open for the season.

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


Campgrounds: Campgrounds have 51 drive-in sites; 18 with electricity, and 6 cart-in sites.

Electric Sites: The park has 18 electric sites.

Special Notes for RV Campers: This is one of only three Minnesota state parks on the North Shore with electrical hookups.


Contact Notes: Best time to contact the park:

Summer: Daily, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Winter: Call Tettegouche State Park at (218) 353-8800.


Trail Notes: The park has 22 miles of hiking trails, 6 miles of surfaced bike trails, and a quarter mile of wheelchair accessible trail. Snowshoeing is permitted anywhere in the park during the winter.

Naturalist Programs and Park Tours: Check our Park Events Calendar for upcoming programs.