Saturday, January 21, 2017

Dr. T.K. Lawless Park

15122 Monkey Run Street, Vandalia, MI 49095

Monkey Run Street, nine miles east of Cassopolis, off M-60 and Lewis Lake Road.


 This 820 acre nature park is open year-round, and boasts a broad range of recreational activities

NEW!!! The MOUNTAIN BIKE TRAIL is open for the winter season! 
Please, do NOT ride on any of the ski trails. 
It is the Mountain Bike Trail for winter bicycling on the SOUTH side of the road!







Just for Fun

  • Cross-country skiing (7 mi. groomed)Mountain biking (10 mi.)
  • Leisure biking (7 mi.)
  • Hiking trails (7 mi.)
  •  Picnicking
  • Ball fields (2)
  • Soccer field
  • Horse shoe pits (2)
  • Fishing
  • Inner tube sledding (tubes provided)
  • Paved total access trail (1 mi.)
  • Children's play equipment
  • Picnic shelters (2)
  • Open games field
  • Volleyball court
  • Disc Golf
  • Mountain Bike Race

Coy-Steiding Group Camp

  • 15 rustic campsites, each with fire ring and table
  • Cabin (sleeps 4-6)
  • Picnic shelter with tables
  • Fresh well water
  • Fire bowl
  • Reservations required


  • Call (269) 445-4456
  • Monday-Friday 8am-4:30 pm
  • Weekend Group Reservations Recommended

For Your Comfort

  • Modern restrooms
  • Electricity at each shelter
  • Large parking area
  • Security lighting
  • Fresh well water
  • Fireplace
  • Public phone

Essential Information

  • Park hours (posted at park)
  • Entrance fee: $1.00 county resident, $3.00 non-county resident
  • Park Open: year-round
  • Helmet required for all cycling
  • Bicycle trails are CLOSED for the season


Directions: Monkey Run Street, nine miles east of Cassopolis, off M-60 and Lewis Lake Road.
Office: (269) 445-4456







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