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Picnic Shelters

Hunter  Education learning to shoot shot gunThe KDFWR Headquarters offers both covered picnic shelters and open-air picnic tables, all with charcoal grills and conveniently located between the Salato Center and the large fishing lake. If you wish to reserve a picnic shelter for your group, click here. Rental fees are listed below. If not already reserved, shelters are available on a first come, first served basis. The open-air picnic tables do not need to be reserved. Cancellations must be made 3 days in advance of the reservation date in order to receive a refund.  Because shelters are there to protect against rain, refunds cannot be made for weather unless it is severe (severe thunderstorm, tornado, etc.).

  • Open-Air Picnic Tables
    Free (first come, first served)

  • Small Shelter (accommodates 35)
    4 hours or less: $25
    More than 4 hours: $50

  • Large Shelter (accommodates 100)
    4 hours or less $75
    More than 4 hours: $100

Rules of Use

  • Reservations are posted daily. Please respect reservation times.
  • Open from dawn to dusk, daily (an "all day" rental means "dawn to dusk" and will vary with the season)
  • There are no electrical outlets available
  • Alcoholic beverages are prohibited
  • Music must be kept at a reasonable volume and must not disrupt other visitors' enjoyment of the facilities
  • All garbage must be picked up and placed into the containers provided before leaving
  • Use of large tents, food vendors, inflatable play areas, and other equipment must be approved in advance.