Parks

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   McLeod County Parks 
    Al Koglin-Parks Superintendent
    840 Century Ave. SW
    Hutchinson, MN 55350
    Telephone: 320-484-4307
    Fax: 320-864-1811
    Email: Al.Koglin@co.mcleod.mn.us

McLeod County Parks:

McLeod County has six County Parks totaling 571 acres. Two parks are regional facilities which allow overnight camping. The other four parks are day parks.

CLOSING OF THE COUNTY PARKS - 2018
The McLeod County Parks are now closed for the 2018 season.  Park gates will be closed, but anyone wanting to hike or walk through the parks is welcome, with the exception of Nov 2nd thru Nov 12, 2018, the parks are closed to everyone during deer hunting season.  The following parks will be closed: Buffalo Creek Park (Glencoe), Swan Lake Park (Silver Lake), William May Park (Winsted), Stahl's Lake Park (Hutchinson), Lake Marion Regional Park (Brownton), and Piepenburg Regional Park (Hutchinson).

Thank you for your patronage in 2018, we look forward to you joining us again in 2019.  Tentative spring opening date will be Monday, April 29, 2019.

Online Campground Reservations:
Link to the Campground reservation system:  http://mcleodparks.maxgalaxy.net/Home.aspx 

The campground reservation system allows our customers the convenience of logging in from home to reserve campsites.    The reservation system will officially go online to make reservations for the 2019 season on Monday, February 25, 2019 at 8 am.  Customers will be able to reserve electric and non-electric sites.  Every campsite will be on a first-come, first served paid reservation.  Electric campsite for 2019 will be $30.00/night and non-electric will be $23.00/night.

All users will be required to setup an account.  You will be required to supply your name, address, phone number and email address to create an account.  At the time you confirm your reservation, you will be required to pay for the reservation in FULL, per site, using a credit card.  Your credit card information will not be kept by our system.  When booking holiday weekends, be advised that you should checkout and pay to guarantee your reservation.



McLeod County is home to two Regional Parks:
* Lake Marion Park
* Piepenburg Park

McLeod County is home to four day Parks:
* Stahl's Lake
* Swan Lake Park
* William May Park
* Buffalo Creek Park

Downloadable Files:
Dakota Trails Plan 2016 (May 17, 2016)
Dakota Rail Trail Preliminary Engineering Study
General Public Notice Noxious Weeds
McLeod County Trails Plan
McLeod County Trails Map
Lake Marion Brochure
Lake Marion Camping Map
Piepenburg Park Brochure
Piepenburg Park Camping Map