Hyland Visitor Center

The Hyland Visitor Center is located within Hyland's Recreation Area, which includes an award-winning play area. The visitor center features limited concessions, restrooms, a fire place and cross-country ski rental in winter.

Hyland PDF Maps

Find printable maps of the park on the Hyland Lake Park Reserve page.


Daily parking fees apply to commercial vehicles, buses, or vans. Reservations for commercial vehicles must be made at least two weeks in advance by calling 763-559-6700.

Boat Rentals

Canoe, kayak, rowboat, paddleboat and stand-up paddleboard rentals are available.

Rental Hours & Process

Memorial Day Weekend–Labor Day
Daily: 10 AM–8 PM

Reserve a boat online. (Beginning May 24)

Boats can be reserved online up to seven days in advance or in person. Reserving online is encouraged to ensure availability.

Richardson Nature Center

Richardson Nature Center provides a place for people to explore nature and engage with their environment. Education programs are available for groups and individuals.

Rental Spaces

Hyland Visitor Center can be reserved for groups and offers scenic views of Hyland Lake and the renowned creative play area just outside.


Cross-Country Skiing

Hyland offers 9.5 miles of groomed ski trails, with five miles of lit trails and three miles that have snowmaking, allowing for an extended season. Check trail conditions before you head out.

Ski Passes

A daily or annual Three Rivers cross-country ski pass is required.

Ski Rentals

New For The 2020-21 Season: Due to indoor capacity limits and increased demand, advance equipment reservation is required. Cross-country ski sets can be reserved up to seven days in advance as trail conditions allow; same-day reservations are available. Reservations can be made online or over the phone by calling 763-559-6700

Reserve Skis Online at Hyland

Classic skis | Skate skis