We have great places to picnic in our park areas. There are many picnic tables available in the parks. There are also open shelters to be used rent free on a first come, first served basis at Iverson Park and Mead Park. Several of our parks have lodges available for rent.
Lodges Available for Rent
- Bukolt Park Lodge
- Iverson Park All-Purpose Lodge
- Iverson Park Boy Scout Lodge
- Iverson Park Girl Scout Lodge
- Pfiffner Building in Pfiffner Park
Whichever lodge you chose, be sure to read the Lodge Rental Rules prior to making a reservation.
The All-Purpose Lodge in Iverson Park is available April - November. During the Winter, the lodge is available for private party rentals as part of the entire Iverson Winter Sports Area (weather permitting).
Other lodges are open from May 1 until the second Sunday in October, but reservations can be made any time.
Reservations for next year can be made as of the first weekday in May of this year. Rental prices shown here are for this year's rentals. Next year's prices may vary.
Persons renting a lodge may rent a volleyball or horseshoes for $1 plus a $25 deposit. Reservations must be made at least one day in advance.
Parks, Recreation, Forestry Department
2442 Sims Avenue
Stevens Point, WI 54481
Phone: (715) 346-1531
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The Parks, Recreation, & Forestry Dept. requests proposals for a service contract to provide paddle craft (kayak, canoe, tube, paddleboard, etc.) equipment rentals at Bukolt Park and Iverson Park and leasing the three vacant City-owned buildings. See the Complete RFP For More Info (PDF)
City of Stevens Point parks and trail systems are open, but all playgrounds are CLOSED until further notice. The use of playgrounds is prohibited due to the spread of the coronavirus and Governor Tony Evers' “Safer at Home” order. Read More
The Stevens Point Parks, Recreation & Forestry Dept. is following Covid-19 information released by the CDC & the Wisconsin Dept. of Health Services as we make decisions about upcoming events and activities, and we have canceled several upcoming events. Read More