The Midwest’s Best Hipcamps to Visit in 2023

To help you find the best camping in the country, each year we compile data from bookings, reviews, and ratings across more than 500,000 available sites. We use this to identify top-performing Hipcamp properties and crown the best Hipcamps in America for the Hipcamp Awards—just in time for camping season! We’re so thankful to have all of our Hipcamp Hosts as part of our community, and we’re so proud of all Hosts who provide unforgettable experiences all year long! How were winners selected?

Best Hipcamps to visit in 2023 by category


Best Hipcamps in the Midwest 2023

Looking for other states? See all US winners here.

Best Hipcamps in Illinois

Second place: Bear Creek Farm and Ranch, Palmer

Third place: Wine Trail Wilderness, Pomona


Best Hipcamps in Indiana

Second place: Marick Acres, Carthage

Third place: Walnut Valley Realm, Logansport


Best Hipcamps in Iowa

Second place: Horse Creek Adventures, Sidney

Third place: Draco Hill Farm, West Branch


Best Hipcamps in Kansas

Second place: Enchanted Oaks, Basehor

Third place: Basecamp Flint Hills


Best Hipcamps in Michigan

Second place: Mulln-Heim Vineyards, Baroda

Third place: Blooming Bus Farms, Niles


Best Hipcamps in Minnesota

Second place: Quarry in the Mississippi Bluff

Third place: Belle Creek Bluff, Welch


Best Hipcamps in Missouri

Second place: Harmony Lake Farm Park & Playground

Third place: Four Creeks Campground


Best Hipcamps in Nebraska

Second place: Andersen’s Rustic Farm Paradise, Blue Hill

Third place: Brodine Acres, Elm Creek


Best Hipcamps in North Dakota

Second place: Harvest Family Campsite

Best Hipcamps in Ohio

Second place: The Turkey Hollow Campground, Millersburg

Third place: The Lake at the Flying J Farm, Johnstown


Best Hipcamps in South Dakota

Second place: Tent Camping Near a Pine Forest

Third place: Solace Farm, Davis


Best Hipcamps in Wisconsin

Second place: Camp Escape, Merrill

Third place: Bad River Wilderness, Mellen


Looking for other states? See all US winners here.

Find yourself outside in 2023

Now that you’ve got all the inspiration you could need, it’s time to book your ultimate camping trip.

Hipcamp is an online marketplace where you can list, discover, and book campsites and accommodations on private and public land. Hipcamp is your go-to guide to getting outside. If you’re a landowner, Hipcamp creates new revenue streams for your business, which can help conserve your land and keep it wild. #FindYourselfOutside #LeaveItBetter

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