Weather Forecast


Weather changes candlelight event at Lake Carlos State Park Saturday

Due to extreme cold weather projections, ice and poor snow conditions, the candlelight event scheduled at Lake Carlos State Park on Saturday, January 19, has been changed to a candlelight snowshoe or hike event.

No skiing trails will be illuminated. For safety purposes, the length of

illuminated trail will be shortened as well as the length of the event, now from 6 to 8 p.m.

Participants are encouraged to be prepared for the cold weather by wearing layers of warm clothes, snow boots with slip-resistant soles and good treads.

If the weather conditions worsen (temperatures or wind chill) this

event maybe canceled on short notice for participant safety.

Call the park for more information at (320) 852-7471 or check the "Alerts" on the Lake Carlos State Park website for up-to-date information.