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Al Koglin phone: 320-484-4334 fax: 320-484-4310

The McLeod County Parks Superintendent is responsible for overseeing the operations of all the county parks.


McLeod County has six county parks, totaling 571 acres. Two of the parks are regional facilities which allow overnight camping. The other four parks are day parks. The six county parks officially open May 1 and close October 1 with hours being 7:00 a.m. to Sunset

The two regional parks are:

Lake Marion Park, which is located six miles south of Hutchinson on Highway 15

Piepenburg Park, which is located seven miles northwest of Hutchinson on Belle Lake Road

Both of these parks offer:
♦  Open space for activities
♦  Trails
♦  Fishing piers
♦  Boat access
♦  Beach
♦  Picnic shelters

 Please see the attached brochures and maps below.

For camping reservation, please call the park directly:

Piepenburg Park: 320-587-2082

Lake Marion: 320-328-4479

Sites will begin taking 2015 reservations on Wednesday, April 1, 2015.

Camping Fees

With Electrical Service (includes tax)

Without Electrical Service (includes tax)
$25.00 per Day $18.00 per Day
$132.00 per Week $90.00 per Week
$456.00 per Month $307.00 per Month

  • Tents (non-electircal) are on a first come first serve basis  -  $18.00 per day. (Includes tax)

The four day parks are:

  • Stahl's Lake Park, located five miles northwest of Hutchinson on 230th Street
  • Swan Lake Park, located three miles northwest of Silver Lake on Swan Lake Road
  • Wm. May Park, located two miles southeast of Winsted on Zion Avenue
  • Buffalo Creek Park, located three miles east of Glencoe on County Road 1


These parks all offer open space activities, trails and a picnic shelter.

For Shelter Reservation, please call: 320-484-4334

The fee to reserve a picnic shelter is $35.00 (includes tax)

*NEW* McLeod County Guide to Trails and Parks                            

For a map of all City and County walking trails please see the downloadable files below.

 *** McLeod County Road Construction Update***

Please see the attached link for updates on Hwy 15 road construction around the Hutchinson area this summer.



Downloadable Files:
2013 Lake Marion Brochure
2013 Piepenburg Park Brochure
2013 Piepenburg Park Camping Map
2014 General Public Notice Noxious Weeds
Lake Marion Map
McLeod County Trails Map
Piepenburg Park Map

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