Picnic Area

at Big Lake State Park

picnicking symbolpicnic shelter symbol restroom symbolplayground symbolaccessibility symbolparking symbol

 

picnic shelter with the lake in the backgroundSit at one of the picnic sites in the picnic area to enjoy a quick lunch or leisurely dinner with friends. Some sites are accessible. A playground is available in the day-use area. Restrooms are also available.

Picnic Shelter

For your group get-togethers, there is an open picnic shelter with electricity located in the day-use area. It can be reserved for $35 per day. If not reserved, the shelter is available for free on a first-come, first-served basis. Shelter capacity is approximately 75 guests per outing. 

Shelter Reservations

To reserve the shelter, contact the park to check for availability by calling 660-442-3770. If available, fill out the Shelter Reservation Application and mail it to the park for approval. Submission of this application does not guarantee reservation of the shelter.