County Parks

Park Season
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Faribault County Board has determined the following:


Due to the chemical treatment of Woods Lake, the lake will be closed until 6/19/2020


Woods Lake Park and Pihls Park will open to all campers on June 4, 2020.

  • The bathrooms will be open without enhanced cleaning. Campers are expected to maintain cleanliness.
  • Campers will be required to follow Governor’s Executive Orders and DNR Guidelines
  • Water will be turned on.
  • Posted signs must be followed.


For Pihls Park reservations, please call (507) 525-3114

For Woods Lake Park reservations, please call (507) 525-2780

We are looking for your cooperation in keeping our County Parks a safe and fun place for everyone!

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Denny Wick Public Works General Foreman (507)456-0594
Mark Daly Public Works Director/Engineer (507)525-4288
Shannan Musel Park Host (Woods Lake Park) (507)525-2780
Ann Giese Park Host (Pihl's Park) (507)525-3114