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  Lake Shetek State Park Spring Fun Walk
Sunday, May 21
AVA Sanction ID #123998

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Registration:  Picnic Shelter at group camp. 
Register between 9 a.m. to noon and finish by 3 p.m.


Award, $8; IVV event book credit, $3; walk only, $2.
Vehicle permit required.

The Trail

Distance and trails: 

Sanctioned for 11km.
5km: The Hiking Club Trail goes across a man-made causeway to Loon Island.
Then goes past a fish rearing pond used to raise fish for stocking local lakes.
Trail is fairly flat and is mostly of dirt and grass covering.
6km: The Monument Trail follows the shores of Lake Shetek out to the Lake Shetek monument. The trail then follows the shores of Smith Lake up to the Casey Jones State Trail
and back to the registration area.

Event Award

Bur Oak acorn and leaves leather pin, $8; IVV event book credit, $3; walk only, $2.

We ask that you print the registration sheet linked below,
fill it out and bring it to the event along with your payment.
This will decrease the handling of money.
If you pay cash please bring exact change.
See the COVID-19 Safey Sheet on

State Park Vehicle Permit

A state park vehicle permit is required when you enter any state park. Daily permits cost $7.
An annual permit can be purchased for $35 and entitles you to an unlimited number of visits to
any and all Minnesota State Parks for 12 months after date of purchase.


Water and restrooms are available at the picnic shelter.
NSTT will offer a participant picnic throughout the day for a donation to cover costs.

Event Contacts

For more information call Wayne Heath, 651-249-8886.

For park info call 507-763-3256.

Getting There

163 State Park Rd., Currie. Approximately 175 miles southwest of the Twin Cities.
Because of bridge constuction in Currie, best to take Hwy. 14 to Tracy,
then south on Hwy. 11/38 to the park. Located in Murray County.


For camping in Minnesota State Parks go to:

The group camp at Camden will be available for group camping.
Cost is $75/night and will be split evenly between campers.
No electricity available and large rigs cannot access the campground.
Contact Wayne for info at 651-249-8886.

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