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Waterfowl Hunting

waterfowl2.jpgDakota County offers parking permits for 2015 waterfowl hunting access from Bud’s Landing in Spring Lake Park Reserve to the Spring Lake Islands Wildlife Management Area. Bud’s Landing is located on the Mississippi River and can be accessed from the far north end of Fischer Avenue in Nininger Township.

2015 launch open dates
The launch will be open on the following dates:
Sept. 26–Oct. 4
Oct. 15–Freeze-up

Daily parking permits available
Nine permits are available each day and are only valid for the specific vehicle that is described in the permit application.

Apply online
You can apply for a daily parking permit online. Apply now.

Cost: $10 plus sales tax per day.

From the east:  Drive west from the Hastings city limits on State Highway 55 for 3 miles, turn right on Pine Bend Trail for 1 mile, and then turn right again onto Fischer Avenue. 

From the west:  Drive east from Highway 52 turning onto  State Highway 55 for 1 mile, turn left on Pine Bend Trail for 2 miles, and then turn left onto Fischer Avenue.

Last updated: 10/8/2015 5:04 AM