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ave Fritz, left, and Ray Krossman of the Kandiyohi County Public Works Department look at the bridge that leads to County Park 2 on Big Kandiyohi Lake. The bridge was recently downgraded from having an 18-ton vehicle load to just 3 tons because of pilings that are rotting. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange

A bit of an emergency: Only bridge into County Park 2 no longer fit for many vehicles

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LAKE LILLIAN — The only bridge on the only road that goes in and out of Kandiyohi County Park 2 on Big Kandiyohi Lake has deteriorated to the point that it is no longer safe for RVs and campers to cross.


After an inspection by a structural engineer and deck rating study a few weeks ago, the short, one-lane, 18-ton bridge was downgraded to a maximum load-bearing weight of just 3 tons.

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
(320) 894-9750