Granger Island Tent Platforms

Park—Farnsworth Metropark

Park Entrance Address: Access is primarily by canoe or kayak. The renting season is Memorial Day Weekend through approximately November 1st.

Parking Location: Link to Map

Getting to the Facility: Parking will be at Waterworks Park to allow walk-in access across the river. The site is walkable across the river when water levels are at 3 feet or lower based on the USGS website. Paddle in access will be limited to river levels above 3 feet but under 6 feet.

Price: Campsites rent for $25 per night for an individual site.

Hours: Check-in is 3 p.m. Check-out is noon the following day. Camping is available Memorial Day through November 1st.

Capacity: There are 2 campsites. Each campsite can accommodate two (2) 12' by 12' tent. No more than 8 people per campsite. No more than 2 pets per campsite and you must clean-up after your pet. Each campsite can have up to two (2) additional guest visit until two hours before dusk.

Call 419-407-9701 to check availability or make a reservation.

Features and Amenities—Granger Island Tent Platforms

Tables and Chairs: Picnic Table provided at each campsite.

Alcohol: Alcohol is not permitted at this shelter or in any Metropark.

Fireplace: Services include fire rings, collecting firewood is permitted on Granger Island but the cutting of standing and/or live trees is strictly prohibited.

Smoking: Smoking is prohibited inside the facility and within 25 feet of the facility entrance.

Restrooms: Composting toilet is available on the island.

Trash: Carry in and Carry Out

Additional Information: Tents and sleeping bags are not provided. In case of an emergency call the Ranger on Duty at (419) 407-9718. If this is a medical emergency please call 911. Please call Customer Service (419) 407-9701 during normal business hours, Monday through Friday 9 a.m to 5 p.m., for additional information.