Camping Information

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Lyon County has two parks with camping; Garvin Park (50 sites & Tent Only Camping), and Twin Lakes (17 sites). Both parks have electrical at each site (except primitive camp at Garvin Park. A brief overview of each park follows.

 

GARVIN PARK

  • Lower Campground: 15 sites with electricity
  • *Campground Host site is Site #11 (lower camp)
  • Upper Campground: 14 sites with electricity, and 1 non-electric site
  • Horse Camp: 17 sites with electricity. (starting August 2013)
  • Primitive Campground: 8 non-electric tent sites. 

 

TWIN LAKES PARK

  • North Campground: 15 Sites (1 ADA site) with electricity

 

CAMPING RATES: 

    $20.00 all campground electrical sites

    $  5.00 primitive campground only (without electricity)

 

Park Amenities and Facilities: Both park have Shower Facilities, and a Dump Station. (Off Site Dumping for non-registered campers is $5.00). Garvin Park has plenty of recreation, and play space including a softball field, several sets of playground equipment, and disc golf. Twin Lakes is a popular area for fishing and West Twin Lake is for non motor use only making a great place for paddle-boarding, canoe and kayaking.

Maps, Rental Rates, and Park Rules are available below.

Staff Contacts - ENV

Brooke Kor
Parks Programming
(507) 532-8214
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Darron Grahn
Environmental Specialist
(507) 532-8211
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Gene Rasmussen
Landfill Supervisor
(507) 865-4615
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Linnea Lasnetski
Accounts Payable
(507) 532-8210
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Sharon Root
Environmental Educator
(507) 532-8210
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Spencer Kor
Parks Maintenance
(507) 532-8214
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Roger Schroeder
Environmental Administrator
(507) 532-1306
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