Relax in our Comfy Shelters

There is nothing quite like shelter on a hot day. Escaping the sun, and resting comfortably in one of our seven (7) open air shelters. Screened shelters let all the greatness of nature in while keeping the annoying parts out. Each shelter sleeps up to four (4) guests and are conveniently located by amenities in the park. We also provide 24-hour Police patrol in the area.


Shelter Rentals ($40.00*)

Turner Falls Park offers Screened Shelters at $40.00* per night for six (6) people maximum. This price DOES NOT INCLUDE park admission. Please purchase your PARK ADMISSION for every person in the shelter FOR EVERY DAY you will be staying in the park. This means you will need daily admission from the day of your arrival through the day you are departing.

  • ACCOMMODATIONS
    • Screened in windows for Open Air sleeping
    •  Twin Cots for four (4) guests
    • Outdoor Water Faucet 
    • Open Floor Plan
    • Door with Lock for Safe keeping of belongings
    • Parking next to Shelter
    • Close to amenities in the park
    • Does NOT include price of admission

Shelter POLICIES

Customers will be charged 100% of the fee at the time of reservation, whether in person or online. There are no deposits or partial payments. In order to secure a reservation, complete payment is required. Pets are not allowed inside Turner Falls Park. These policies are subject to a $250.00 Environmental Cleanup Fee if broken. These are subject to the discretion of the park manager.

Customers must provide proper photo ID (Drivers License, Passport, Student ID) to validate their ticket. Customers without proper identification will not be allowed into the park!

Purchasing your tickets in advance does not guarantee faster entry into the park, it only guarantees entry into the park. We appreciate your patience!

Check-In / Check-Out

Guaranteed Shelter Check-In Time 4:00PM. Cabin Rental guests are free to arrive early on the day of their stay, park their car and use their separately purchased tickets to play in the park - Shelters will be available no later than 4:00PM. Depending upon circumstances in the park, some shelters may be available earlier, but not guaranteed until 4:00PM. If arriving after box office hours, the guest will purchase a ticket for the following day's admission. If arriving before the box office closes, the guest must purchase tickets for the current date till the date of checkout.

Check-Out Time 12:00PM. Guests must leave the Shelter and move their car from the Shelter parking before 12:00PM. Shelter guests must purchase a ticket for every day they occupy the park. Shelter Rental guests will be required to purchase tickets (if available) for the day of check out.

Cancellation Policy

Over 31-Days Cancellation Notice - Full Refund minus a $5 booking fee per Shelter, per night.

30-Days or less Cancellation Notice - Half Refund minus a $5 booking fee per Shelter, per night.

10-Days or less Cancellation Notice - No Refunds

Cancellations can be evaluated on a case-by-case basis. A $5 booking fee per Shelter, per night will always be charged in any cancellation, excluding the 10-Day cancellation in which there is no refund for any of the reservation. Complaints, problems, or suggestions must be brought to the attention of the Park Manager to be eligible for any refund. After Check-In has occurred, refunds are subject to the discretion of the Park Manager.


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*fees and park admission not included in base price.


Terms & Conditions: By purchasing a ticket for Turner Falls Park or any of it's activities, the customer hereby agrees to these terms and conditions. All tickets purchased are non-refundable*. No pets allowed in the park. All children ages 12 & younger must wear a coast guard certified flotation device while in the water. This is for your children's protection! All general admission tickets are good for only one day (i.e. January 1st from Box Office open – Dark). All camping permits, including Primitive, and Shelter are good for one day starting from 4:00PM on Check-In to 12:00pm the following day. Camping and Shelter guests must have a valid daily admission tickets for every day they occupy the park. RV Permits are good from 4:00pm on Check-In till 3:00pm on Check-Out. RV Site guests must have valid daily admission tickets for every day they occupy the park before 4:00pm. Valid Primitive Camping, RV Hookup, and Shelter Permits must be able to be presented if summoned by the park staff. If the customer is unable to present their permit, their permit is deemed invalid and the customer will be asked to purchase a new permit or leave the park. Vehicles without visible permits will be fined and customers will be required to purchase a valid permit or leave the park. Each guest must have a valid ticket for every day they occupy the park - No exceptions.

Customers must provide proper photo ID (Drivers License, Passport, Student ID) to validate their tickets & permits. Customers without proper identification will not be allowed into the park!

Purchasing your tickets & permits in advance does not guarantee faster entry into the park, it only guarantees entry into the park. We appreciate your patience!