Passes are required for individuals 18 years and older to use the Archery Trail at Spring Lake Park Reserve. Youth age 17 years and younger do not require a pass. Failure to purchase a pass could result in citation and fine.
The archery season depends on conditions. If trail conditions are favorable, the archery targets, ranges and stations will open earlier than planned or stay open later. Updates on changes to planned openings and closings will be posted as available.
2019 Archery Season: May 1-Nov. 30, 2019
2020 Archery Season: May 1- Nov. 30, 2020 (conditions permitting)
Daily Pass: $6
Individual Season Pass: $32.14 ($30+$2.14 tax)
Purchasing a daily pass
Daily passes may be purchased online or at the Archery Trailhead paybox. There is no attendant on duty, so exact cash or check payment is required. Make checks payable to Dakota County Parks.
Purchasing a season pass
Season passes can be purchased online, by phone at
952-891-7000 (Monday–Friday, 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.), or in person at the
Western Service Center third floor lobby by using cash, check, VISA, MasterCard or Discover.