Just two miles west of Staples sits the beautiful Dower Lake Recreation Area. This 54-acre park is perfect for both the outdoor enthusiast and the fair-weather explorer alike. With a softball complex, 9-hole disc golf course, basketball court, swimming beach, sand volleyball court, horseshoe pits, picnic shelter, picnic areas, public lake access and an abundance of nature, you are sure to find something fun to do. There are even a few geocaches hidden in and around the park for a quick treasure hunt for kids of all ages. And don’t forget to try your hand at fishing on Minnesota’s longest fishing pier! Book your spot today for a fun and beautiful Minnesota getaway.
AddressDower Lake Recreation Area
24615 Thunder Road, Staples, MN 56479