Open Shelter

A variety of shelters and facilities are available to rent for all types of events.

Brochures describing these buildings are available at the Park Office, 212 River Drive, Suite 2, Wausau
A brochure containing 2018 and 2019 shelter rates is available as a PDF (50 kb).  Approximately 20 different shelters may be reserved on-line up to 360 days in advance of your event date. See below. All shelters may be reserved 365 days in advance if you make your reservation in person at the Park Office or call us on the phone.

Reserve shelters on-line                             Fee Directive

CANCELLATIONS - REFUND POLICY: There shall be a service fee for any canceled Facility Reservation Agreement. For all cancellations made 14 calendar days or more prior to the scheduled event, $10/per reservation or 10% of the TOTAL rental fee, whichever is greater, is forfeited. For all cancellations made 13 calendar days or less before the scheduled event, the TOTAL rental fee is forfeited.

* Prices include tax
 

Parks
Recreation &
Forestry Dept
Enclosed Park Shelters Capacity Key/Security/
Tent Deposit
Season Electricity *2018 Non-Commercial
Price Per Day
*2019 Non-Commercial
Price Per Day

COUNTY
PARKS


All Rentals:

Earliest time

to access

shelter is

8am.  Must be

totally cleaned

up and out

of shelter

by midnight.

Indicate

arrival

time and leave

time on

contract.
 

Bluegill Park - Open Shelter #4   (5)(Map) 75   May 1 thru Oct 31
No

$56

 

$59

 

Big Eau Pleine Park - Enclosed Shelter (Map)              (5)
West Unit near the beach

90/wings $20/key May 1 thru Oct 31
Yes

$91

 

$96

 

Big Eau Pleine Park - Open Shelter #29
South Unit near the firewood station
75   May 1 thru Oct 31 Yes $73 $77
Cherokee Park - Shelter (Map)       (5)

 

80/wings $20/pay when reserve May 1 thru Oct 21
Yes

$91

 

$96

 

Eau Claire Dells Park - Enclosed Shelter #1 (Map)                        (5) 70/wings $20/key May 1 thru Oct 31
Yes

$103

$108

Eau Claire Dells Park - Open Shelter #13 (Next to the beach) (Map)    (5)

75

  May 1 thru Oct 31
Yes

$73

$77

Eau Claire Dells Park - Open Shelter #14 (South of River; West of Hwy Y) (Map)     (5)

60

  May 1 thru Oct 31
No

$49

$51

Mission Lake Park - Open Shelter(Map)
(5)
75 $200(2) May 1 thru Oct 31
No

$56

 

$59

 

Big Kitchen - Marathon Park  (5)

(Flexible)

150/wings

(500 max)

$20/key

$200(1)
May 1 thru Oct 21
Yes
<200/201-300/301-500
$141/$255/$376 (3)
<200/201-300/301-500
$165/$290/$410 (3)
 
Marathon Junction   (5) 50 $200(1) June 1 - Sept 1 Yes $63-Noon(6)
$152-Evening
$215-All Day
$66-Noon(6)
$160-Evening
$226-All Day
Meeting Hall - Marathon Park     (5) 75;  There is indoor seating for 75 $20/key

$200(1)

May 1 thru Oct 21
Yes

$141(4)

 

$148(4)

 

Mara Pk Open #1 - #4      (5)
Bandstand       (5)               
Mara Pk Open #5

60
60
60

  May 1 thru Oct 31
No
Yes
Yes

$49
$56
$56

$51
$59
$59

Shooting Range Lodge

This building is only reservable for "Outdoor Educational Meetings"


50

 


$20/key

May 1 thru Nov 15

Shooting Range season


Yes

$84

$88

East Gate Hall - Marathon Park

This building is also available commercially

1-300

301-800

Floor Plan

$500

$500

reservable year round
Yes

$437(3)

$715(3)

$459(3)

$751(3)

MPB 1 & 2 - Marathon Park

This building is also available commercially

1000

MPB1 Floor Plan

MPB2 Floor Plan

$500 April thru Sept

(Both buildings are indoor ice arenas from October to early March.)

Yes
(3) (3)
Big Eau Pleine Group Campground 3pm check in/out  (5) 200   May 1 thru Oct 31
Yes
1-25/26+
$130+$7 /
$180+$7
 
1-25/26+
TO BE DETERMINED
 
Eau Claire Dells Group Campground 3 pm check in/out  (5) 300   May 1 thru Oct 31
No
1-25/26+
$115+$7 /
$160+$7
 
1-25/26+
TO BE DETERMINED
 
County
Forests
Nine Mile Chalet   (5)

175;  There is indoor seating for 95

$200(1)(2)

$20/key

April 16 thru Nov 20

Yes
$255 $290

Green Space
Non-ExclusiveUse

Open areas within parks Varies

$20/key

May 1 thru Oct 31
Yes
$138 $145

 

(1) The security deposit is collected when both amplified music and alcohol will be present.
(2) The security deposit is collected when tents, temporary structures or equipment will be present..
(3) Fees depend on the number of people.
(4) This building can be rented hourly for meetings (minimum 2 hours)
(5) This shelter can be reserved online
(6) Noon rental from 11am to 2:30pm; Evening rental from 5pm to midnight; All day is 8am to midnight.
* All enclosed shelters have water and restrooms inside or nearby.