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.
Hyland offers 9.5 miles of groomed ski trails, with 5 miles of lit trails and three miles that have snowmaking, allowing for an extended season. Check trail conditions before you head out.
NEW FOR THE 2020-21 SEASON: 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. Due to limited equipment and indoor capacity, reserving equipment prior to arriving is highly encouraged.
Reserve Skis Online at Hyland
Canoe, kayak, rowboat, paddleboat and stand-up paddleboard rentals are available.
Rental Hours & Process
- Through Labor Day: Noon-7 PM, daily
- Sept. 8-27: Noon-6 PM, Saturday & Sunday
New in 2020: Boat rentals can be reserved online or in person at the visitor center. Boats can be reserved in two-hour time blocks up to seven days in advance. Same-day reservations are available.
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.
Hyland Visitor Center can be reserved for groups and offers scenic views of Hyland Lake and the renowned creative play area just outside.