Parks & Recreation

High Island Creek Park, Arlington, MN

Sibley County owns 3 parks; Clear Lake Park, High Island Creek Park and Rush River Park. 

Sibley County Public Works maintains Clear Lake Park and High Island Creek Park. For questions regarding these two parks, please contact Public Works at 507-237-4092. Rush River is maintained by The Friends of Rush River, which is a group of private citizens who voluntarily care for the park. For questions regarding this park, please contact Tom Bender at 612-735-9972.

Overnight Camping 

Paper form camping permits are no longer required by Sibley County. However, you must contact the Sibley County Sheriff's Office at 507-237-4330 to obtain permission for overnight camping.  Suggested donations are $10 for over night camping and $3 for day use. A donation box is located in the park.