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Group Picnic Shelters  - GUERNSEY


Guernsey State Park has 8 shelters that may be used for group picnics. Two of these facilities are on the reservation system and may be reserved online. Many of the Guernsey State Park picnic shelters were constructed by Civilian Conservation Corps and provide a one-of-a-kind picnicking opportunity.



Shelters suitable for group picnic activities may be found at:

  • Sandy Point Campground
  • The “Castle”
  • Spotted Tail Campground 
  • Sitting Bull Day Use Area
  • Red Cloud Campground
  • Black Canyon Point Camping Area
  • Long Canyon Campground
  • And below the dam at the Spillway Day Use Area

All picnic shelters are useable throughout the year. However, The Castle and Sany Point may be reserved May 1 to September 30, 4 monhts in advance online HERE or by calling our Call Center at 877-996-7275

  • The group shelter in Sandy Point Campground and the shelter at the Castle may be reserved for $66/day
  • Appropriate Daily Use and Overnight Camping fees apply.

Click here to view the Permits & Fees page

  • A non-refundable booking fee will be applied to reservations




Site Status


COVID-19 Coronavirus
Important Information:

In an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19, all Wyoming State Park: overnight camping facilities, cabins, yurts, group sites/shelters, showerhouses, some non-essential restrooms, and playgrounds are closed until further notice.

All parks currently remain open for day-use outdoor recreation activities including: trailheads, hiking/biking trails, boat ramps, fishing access, essential restrooms, individual picnic areas/tables. Normal park fees apply; visitors are urged to use fee canisters. 

State Historic Sites are closed to the general public until further notice. 

While we encourage citizens to enjoy the great outdoors while maintaining social distances, please know the Governor has also urged citizens to stay home whenever possible. This is an ever-changing situation. 








 Guernsey State Park
 2187 Lakeside Shore Dr
 Guernsey, WY 82214

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