BIDS FOR CONCESSION OPERATIONS OF NATIONAL FOREST RECREATION AREAS USDA FOREST SERVICE

BIDS FOR CONCESSION OPERATIONS
OF NATIONAL FOREST RECREATION AREAS
USDA FOREST SERVICE

Bids are being solicited for the operation of four campgrounds on the Kawishiwi Ranger District of the Superior National Forest: Fall Lake Campground, Fenske Lake Campground, Birch Lake Campground, and South Kawishiwi River Campground.

Applicants can apply to operate any or all of the recreation areas (campgrounds) offered in the prospectus. The successful bidder will be responsible for operating and maintaining the recreation areas in accordance with the terms of a special use permit issued by the Forest Service. In consideration for the permit the permittee shall pay to the Forest Service a flat fee and percentage of gross receipts derived from camping and other concession operations.

A prospectus, sample permit and bid forms are available at the following link: https://www.fs.usda.gov/detail/superior/home/?cid=fseprd560775
Hard copies will be provided upon request.

Sealed bids will be received by the Kawishiwi District Ranger until 4:30 PM CST on Friday, November 17, 2017; mailed or dropped off at 1393 Hwy 169, Ely, MN 55731.

The Forest Service reserves the right to reject any and all bids. If you have any questions on this bid solicitation please contact Carl Skustad (Kawishiwi Ranger District) at (218) 365-7615.