Silver Lake State Park

  • About the park:

    Silver Lake State Park is home to 2,000 acres of sand dunes, including a 450-acre ORV scramble area, that has been a family-fun destination for generations. Help maintain a safe and enjoyable environment for all visitors by reviewing the park's ORV rules below and the following best practices:

    • Wear a helmet.
    • Wear a seatbelt.
    • Maintain safe speeds and control of your vehicle at all times.
    • If modifying a vehicle, make sure safety features such as roll bars are included.
    • Respect our natural resources - pay attention to signage indicating boundaries and protection efforts underway.

    Dates & hours:

    The ORV area is open April 1 - Oct. 31

    • April 1 - April 30: 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
    • May 1 - Sept. 15: 9 a.m. - 10 p.m.
    • Sept. 16 - Oct. 31: 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.

    Please note: Access to the ORV area and dunes is stopped ½ hour ahead of closing time each evening.

    Required documentation:

    All motor vehicles entering the Silver Lake State Park must display:

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