Cast your line for walleye, northerns, bass, and sunfish in Monson Lake. Birdwatchers look for white pelicans, herons, western grebes, and songbirds in this 346 acre park with a diverse landscape of wetlands and hardwood forests. The park includes a quiet campground and wooded picnic area. Paddle the lake and take a short portage that leads from Monson Lake to West Sunburg Lake.
Park HighlightsCampingFishingCampingDrive-in Sites 20 sites6 electric, 14 non-electric. Campsites are 100% reservable, call 1-866-857-2757 or visit mndnr.gov/reservationsRV Length Limit 70 FeetLength is measured from front of tow vehicle to rear of vehicle being towed.Sanitation FacilitiesShowers CampgroundAvailable seasonally.Flush Toilets CampgroundRestroom/shower building available Memorial Day through Labor Day weekend.Vault Toilets In ParkVault toilets available year-round.TrailsSummerHikingThere are 1.2 miles of trail, providing views of Monson Lake, and West Sunburg Lake. The majority of the trail passes through woodland, which provide opportunity for bird and wildlife observation.Recreation FacilitiesSummerPicnic AreaThe shaded picnic area offers tables, fire rings, and a horseshoe court. There is also a large, open space for play.Picnic Shelter Open ShelterAn open-aired, stone picnic shelter is available on a first come, first served basis, for small groups. The shelter has electricity and a large fireplace. Wheelchair accessible.HorseshoesWaterFishing Pier
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