Description

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
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
Potable water available
Showers available
Picnic table available

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Snow sports
Swimming
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Buffalo River Campground.

Beach
Forest
Lake
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 John D.
recommends this listing.
May 18th, 2018
Hipcamper Leah A.
recommends this listing.
April 20th, 2017
Park
Buffalo River State Park
State
Minnesota
Country
United States
Phone Number
218-498-2124
Directions
View on Google Maps
Official Website
View Website
Coordinates
46.864° N, 96.469° W
$50/night
Tent / RV / Trailer - Group: 1 Site
(Up to 50 people per site)
$23/night
Tent / RV / Trailer: 44 Sites
(Up to people per site)

Safety at Hipcamp

Inclusion Policy

We have a zero-tolerance policy against discrimination at Hipcamp and are committed to helping our Host and Hipcamper community be inclusive.

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Hosting Standards

All Hosts should review and adhere to these standards around providing a positive Hipcamp experience, being a thoughtful neighbor, and serving as a responsible citizen.

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All Hipcampers should review and adhere to these standards for safety, trip preparation, and respect in order to uphold Hipcamp’s most important value: “leave it better.”

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Recreate Responsibly

  1. Know before you go
  2. Practice physical distancing
  3. Plan ahead
  4. Play it safe
  5. Explore locally
  6. Leave no trace
  7. Build an inclusive outdoors

Leave No Trace

  1. Plan ahead and prepare
  2. Travel and camp on durable surfaces
  3. Dispose of waste properly
  4. Leave what you find
  5. Minimize campfire impacts
  6. Respect wildlife
  7. Be considerate of other visitors

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