Eveleth Veterans Park Campground

Eveleth Veteran’s Park Campground
Ely Lake
Eveleth, MN 55734
Phone: 218-744-4329
Fax: 218-744-5644
E-mail: Eveleth@evelethmn.com
Web: http://www.evelethmn.com

Welcome to Eveleth Veterans Park where you will find the perfect vacation spot with campground accommodations for both tent and RV camping. Located in breathtaking northern Minnesota, the entire area is forested with mixed hardwoods and pines along with open grassy meadows. The park is secluded and quiet, perfect for reading, relaxation and a peaceful picnic. Kick off your summer with “Movies in the Park” starting June 10! Movie nights continue all summer long including; June 24, July 8 & 22 and August 5 & 19. The Eveleth Parks Commission provide summer movie adventures that are fun for the whole family to enjoy! Be sure to bring your lawn chairs by 8 p.m. on movie nights. Show starts at dusk. Try your hand at fishing at Ely Lake and St. Mary’s Lake with licenses and bait available at most local gas stations. Campground amenities include: picnic grills, fire pits, hiking trails, horse shoes, bike trails, fishing, sandy beach, volleyball, swing set, public docks at the swimming beach, picnic shelters, soda machine and floating raft. When the sun goes down put some logs on a fire and roast a marshmallow or two with the beauty of the lake glistening in the sunset. Eveleth Veterans Park is waiting for you and your family.

Daily Camping Rates
$10.00 without electrical, $13.00 with electrical hook-up per night. Checkout 2 p.m. 2005 rates. Prices subject to change. Reservations for holiday weekends must be prepaid after confirming site availability with campground managers. Checks should be made out to the City of Eveleth and mailed to: Eveleth Park, PO Box 267, Eveleth, MN 55734.

Hours
Campground is open May 9th through September 18th. To rent and reserve a building for parties, reunions, or large gatherings call 218-744-4329 Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. For questions or more information on campsites please contact our Lake Park managers at 218-744-2360 or email loisandgeorge@earthlink.net

Type of Accommodations
RV Park, Municipal Campground

Camping

Length of Stay in Campground
Daily site rental – call for details 218-744-2360

Camping Hookup Options
Electric hookups available at campsites

Campground Features and Amenities
Campground accessible to disabled, leashed pets allowed, secluded campsites available, picnic area with shelter, sandy beach,lifeguard on duty, volleyball, horseshoes, bike trails, walking paths and summer movies in the park. Firewood is available. Shower facilities available at nearby hotel accomodations (see park managers for details). The campground bike trail offers access to downtown Eveleth featuring the World’s Largest Hockey Stick, Hockey Puck, Hockey mural and souvenir gift shops.

Total Number of Campsites: 22
Total Number of Pull Through Sites: 3
Total Number of Backpack Sites: 7
Total Number of Campsites Available in Winter: 0

Lake Access

Located directly on Ely Lake.

Recreation
Volleyball, horseshoes, bike trails, swimming beach, Measabi Trail connection, picnic areas, fire pits, family movies in the park, bike trail connection to the main street of Eveleth.

On-Site Watercraft and Fishing Services:
Fishing

On-Site Trails and Equipment:
Bike trail, walking trail, cross-country ski trail, hiking trail. Connection to Mesabi Trail™.