Drive just 14 miles from civilization (Fargo, ND/Moorehead, Minnesota) and Buffalo River State Park will welcome you with open arms to another world. One of Minnsota’s finest and largest remnant prairies, Buffalo River State Park is home to bobolinks, prairie chickens, marbled godwits and upland sandpipers and offers us human folk a picnic area, beach, and endless hiking and cross country trails. The campground, nestled deep in the woods, includes group, drive-in and RV sites.
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers, RVs
45 sites
Up to guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Potable water available
Showers available
Picnic table available


Offered near the campground.

Snow sports
Wildlife watching


Natural features you'll find at Buffalo River Campground.

River, stream, or...
Swimming hole
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April 20th, 2017

Buffalo River is a great little spot for a weekend camp. Amenities are true to a traditional state park plus an awesome swim pond. There are a few miles of trails all pretty easy treks to be made in under and hour, easy for groups or children.

I frequently make day trips out to Buffalo River. It is wonderful!

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Hipcamper Leah A.
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April 20th, 2017
Buffalo River State Park
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46.864° N, 96.469° W
Tent / RV / Trailer - Group: 1 Site
(Up to 50 people per site)
Tent / RV / Trailer: 44 Sites
(Up to people per site)

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