Winter Recreational Activities

County Parks Open for Winter Recreational Activities

Citizens are welcome to enter any of the seven County parks by foot to enjoy hiking, cross country skiing, bird watching, and fishing as well as any other winter recreational activity.  Skalbekken and Vicksburg Parks have designated winter parking areas located inside the parks.  Lake Allie Park has a driveway for access onto the lake.  All other County parks will be closed to all motorized vehicles from November 1, 2017, through April 15, 2018.  Snowmobiling is allowed on park roads and signed trails specifically designated for such use within each park.  Services such as restrooms and trash pick up will not be available during these months. “NO HUNTING” in any County park at any time of the year, unless in possession of a permit under the terms of a special park hunting season.

If you have any questions regarding use of the parks during the winter and early spring, please contact the Renville County Parks Department at 320-523-3768 or email