Spring Meadow Lake
Bring your friends and family to this urban-park and outdoor haven for swimming, fishing, bird-watching, hiking and more!
Park - Day Use Only
Open all year
6am – 10pm
2715 Country Club Drive
Helena, MT 59601
Latitude/Longitude: (46.61224 / -112.07574)
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Spring Meadow Lake State Park
c/o Helena Area Resource Office
PO Box 200701
Helena, MT 59620
Summer: May 15 - Labor Day
Park Direct Line: 406-449-5109
Helena Area Resource Office: 406-495-3270
Spring Meadow Lake
Spring Meadow Lake State Park is located on the western edge of Helena. It is an urban day-use park and is a popular spot for family afternoons of swimming, sunbathing, fishing, birdwatching, and having fun.
The park features new picnic shelters and a pavilion for group use. You can book the pavilion for the day online, or if you would like to reserve the pavilion for less than a full day, please call the park manager directly at 406-495-3270.
In addition to the water and beach area, the park offers an .8 mile, self-guided nature trail that circles the lake.
There is no lifeguard on duty at Spring Meadow State Park. Visitors swim at their own risk. Complimentary life jackets, ranging in size from infant to adult, are available to use while visiting Spring Meadow Lake from Memorial day through Labor day. Play it safe when recreating near water.
NO dogs allowed in the park between April 15 - October 15.
The park is home to a variety of birds, turtles and other wildlife and trout, bass and sunfish have been introduced into its waters. There is a fishing dock that is ADA accessible.
In winter, you can stroll along the trail and if it's cold enough, ice fish and ice skate on the lake. Special events are held periodically during the year.
- Bird Watching
- Cross-Country Skiing
- Ice Fishing
- Ice Skating
Some amenities are seasonal. Check with the park for availability.
- ADA Accessible
- Interpretive Display
- Picnic Shelter
- Public Restroom
- Toilets (Flush)
- Toilets (Vault)
- Trash Removal