About Phalen Regional Park

Phalen Regional Park is a popular destination for fishing, boating, swimming, biking, golf, picnics, and more. Lake Phalen is one of the largest lakes in Saint Paul.


Amphitheater, Baseball Field, BBQ Grill, Beach Volleyball Court, Benches, Bike Rack, Biking Trail, Boat Launch, Fire Pit, Fishing Pier, Phalen Golf Course, Phalen China Garden, golf clubhouse/banquet facility, Hiking Trail, Hockey Rink (Refrigerated), Lakeside Activities Center, Picnic Shelter & Pavilion, Picnic Tables, Playground, Public Art, Restroom Facilities, Sailing Lessons, Skating Rink, Cross Country Ski Trails, Soccer Field, Softball Field, Splash Pad, Tennis Courts, Phalen Recreation Center,  and Phalen Park Beach.

Reservation Information

Please call the Park Permit Office at 651-266-6400 for more information or to make a reservation.  Office hours are 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

The possession and consumption of non-intoxicating and intoxicating malt liquor (containing not more than 5.5% alcohol by weight) is permitted from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. within designated picnic areas. Glass beverage containers are not allowed. 

Phalen Recreation Center and Athletic Facilities 

For field reservations or to reserve space at Phalen Recreation Center, call (651) 793-6600. To reserve the tennis courts, contact the Parks Permit Office at 651-266-6400.

Phalen Picnic Pavilion

Phalen Picnic Shelter

Phalen Picnic Amphitheater

  • Seats approximately 100 people.
  • Electricity is available at a 110 volts. Multiple crock pots, coffee pots, roasters and other electric items may cause overloads on the power source.
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Phalen Lakeside Activities Center

  • For information on sailing lessons at Phalen Lakeside Activities Center, visit the Sailing and Rowing page. 

Additional Information


Fitness in the Parks

Fitness in the Parks is a free outdoor exercise program offered throughout the summer. Classes are open to all ages and no registration is necessary.

Phalen Beach, Splash Pad & Swimming Lessons

For information on Phalen Beach, Phalen Splash Pad, and swimming lessons on Lake Phalen, visit the Phalen Park Beach webpage. 

Phalen Golf Course

For information on Phalen Golf Course or to book a tee time, visit the Phalen Golf Course website.

Phalen Recreation Center

Find hours, amenities, and programming information on the Phalen Recreation Center webpage.

Sailing Lessons

To register for sailing lessons on Lake Phalen, visit the Sailing Lessons webpage.

Watercraft Rentals & Boat Storage

For information or storing your boat or renting paddle boats, canoes or kayaks on Lake Phalen, visit the Phalen Park Beach webpage.