Wild River State Park

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From Explore MN Tourism


Seasonal Update

Water: The dump station will close for the season October 23. Water is available at the park office year-round.

Drinking Water: Water spigots will be operational in the campground until October 23. Drinking water is available year-round at the park office and the trail center.

Bathroom Facilities: Flush toilets in the campground will close for the season October 23. Flush toilets are available year-round at the trail center. Vault toilets throughout the park are available year-round.

Showers: Shower buildings in the campground will close for the season October 23.

Dump Station: The dump station will close for the season October 23. Water is available at the park office year-round.

 

Campgrounds: Semi-modern camping facilities will close for the season October 23. The equestrian campground will close for the season October 31. Camping is available year-round in the park. Please check at the office for designated winter camping sites.

Electric Sites: The park has 34 electric sites. There are no full hook ups, but the park has a dump station. Electric sites are available year-round.

Special Notes for RV Campers: The park has 55 typical graveled back-up sites. There are two non-electric pull through sites.

 

Contact Notes: Best time to contact the park:

Daily, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

 

Trail Notes: The park has 35 miles of hiking trails, 2.6 miles of surfaced bike trails, 2.6 miles of wheelchair accessible trails and 18 miles of horse trails. Horseback riding is available May 1 until October 31. In winter, the park maintains 19 miles of groomed cross-country ski trails. No snowmobiles are allowed in the park. Wild River also has winter hiking and snowshoe trails. Warm up in the park's Trail Center.

Season Rentals: Canoe and kayak rental will resume next spring. Ski and snowshoe rental is available in the winter when we have suitable snow conditions.

Naturalist Programs and Park Tours: Programs are available year-round. Call (651) 583-2925 for a list of upcoming programs.