Park Shelters

Four of Northfield’s parks have picnic shelters that can be rented by the public between May and October. The charge for a 1-4 hour rental is $45. The charge for an all day rental is $65.

Please call 507-645-3045 to check for shelter availability.

Reservations are taken after Jan. 1 for the coming rental season and must be made at least one month in advance of rental date. All reservations require a $100 damage deposit. Check will be destroyed after shelter has been inspected and found acceptable. Damage deposit and rental fee must be received seven business days after reservation was placed to secure rental date and time. Cancellations require 72-hour notice.

Shelter Reservation Form

Sechler Park - 100 Person Capacity


Located off Armstrong Road and Sechler Park Road.
Amenities include playground equipment, ball fields, open play area, restrooms, picnic tables, wooded area, drinking water, nearby Cannon River, paved trail linking to Mill Towns Trail, garbage containers and parking lot.

Oddfellows Park - 125 Person Capacity


Located at the intersection of Forest Avenue and Lincoln Street.
Amenities include playground equipment, restrooms, wooded area, gazebo, open play area, sidewalks, picnic tables, park benches, drinking water, garbage containers and grill.

Riverside Lions Park - 75 Person Capacity


Located at the intersection of Eighth Street and Linden Street South.
Amenities include playground equipment, restrooms, open play area, trails, park benches, picnic tables, drinking water, garbage containers, nearby Cannon River and grill.

Spring Creek Park - 100 Person Capacity


Located at the intersection of Jefferson Parkway and Maple Street. Amenities include an ADA accessible playground, open play area adjacent to the soccer complex, trails, park benches, picnic tables, drinking fountain, and garbage containers.