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West Shelter – Hastings

West ShelterRental Hours: Daily 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. 
Phone: 952-891-7000
Location: Spring Lake Park Reserve (Driving directions)

Capacity: 150 (100 under the roof)

The West Shelter provides a panoramic view of the mighty Mississippi from the river bluffs high above Spring Lake. Renting the West Shelter and adjacent East Shelter together can expand group capacity to 230 people for large group events at Schaar’s Bluff in Spring Lake Park Reserve.

Shelter and restrooms are handicap accessible.

Rental Fees and Reservations

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Payment and Cancellation Policies


  • Electricity
  • Drinking fountain/jug filler (after Oct. 1st, water will be shut off when temperatures are forecast to be below freezing)
  • 19 picnic tables
  • Charcoal grills
  • Restrooms
  • Fire ring (Firewood restrictions)
  • Free parking

Last updated: 6/3/2015 5:01 AM