Dunton Locks County Park 

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Dunton Locks County Park

200 State St E
Detroit Lakes, MN 56501

From Detroit Lakes, go south approximately 2 miles on Trunk Highway 59. Turn right (west) on County Road 6 for approximately 1/3 mile. Turn left (south)on County Road 19 for 3/4 mile. The Park entrance is on your left. Watch for signs.

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About

Dunton Locks County Park is nestled along the shores of Muskrat Lake and Lake Sallie near Detroit Lakes. The park offers picnic shelters, two fishing piers, a mechanical boat tram, a paved 1.0 mile non-motorized recreation trail, as well as 6.1 km of hiking and mountain biking trails, which double as cross-country ski trails in the winter.

Hours & Dates

Year-Round

  • Monday: 6:00am - 10:00pm
  • Tuesday: 6:00am - 10:00pm
  • Wednesday: 6:00am - 10:00pm
  • Thursday: 6:00am - 10:00pm
  • Friday: 6:00am - 10:00pm
  • Saturday: 6:00am - 10:00pm
  • Sunday: 6:00am - 10:00pm
Dunton Locks County Park is open 7 days per week. Park hours are 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM.

Rates

Dunton Locks Boat Tram fee is $10.00 per round trip or a season pass cost of $75.00.

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Amtrak 8 Maple Springs train

The eastbound Empire Builder as it hugs the Mississippi River near Wabasha / "<a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/huddleston/44130054454/" target="_blank">Amtrak 8, Maple Springs</a>" by <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/huddleston/" target="_blank">Jerry Huddleston</a>, shared under <a href="http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/legalcode" target="_blank">CC BY 2.0</a>

  
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