Special-Use Area

at Thousand Hills State Park

The special-use camping area is for use by non-profit organizations. It is assigned on a first-come, first-served basis. Organized youth groups (Scouts, 4-H, church, etc.) have priority.

Park Hours

Coordinates

40.189234, -92.646697

Park Hours

Day-Use Areas:

  • Summer Hours (On-Season)
    April through October
    7 a.m. to 10 p.m., daily
  • Winter Hours (Off-Season)
    November through March
    7 a.m. to sunset, daily

The day-use area gates close at these times.

Park Office hours

  • Summer Hours (On-Season)
    April through October
    Usually available in park daily
  • Winter Hours (Off-Season)
    November through March
    Usually available in park Monday through Friday

The office telephone is monitored for messages during daytime hours.

Beach hours

2017 Season

May 27 through Sept. 4
10 a.m. - 7 p.m., daily