Description

Camden State Park shines year-round, but take a trip there this fall, and the trees—woodlands, maples, basswoods, oaks, and cottonwoods, to be specific—will tree-t you to a spectacular show of colors. Set along the Redwood River, Camden State Park campground offers great hiking on the Dakota Valley Trail and canoeing in Brawner Lake. Jump in the spring-fed pool for a quick cool off, and for dinner, catch fresh bass or bluegill. The Upper Campground offers drive-in, pull-through and electric sites.
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers, RVs
35 sites
Up to guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Amenities
No picnic table

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Horseback riding
Paddling
Snow sports
Swimming
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Camden Upper Campground.

Beach
Forest
Lake
River, stream, or...
Swimming hole
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The vibe at Camden Upper Campground

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Hipcamper paula
Paula B.
recommends this listing.
February 20th, 2017

There is a DNR trout stream here . There is also a very nice swimming hole that would be perfect for a family trip .

One of my favorite parts of car camping is leaving the dehydrated food at home and grabbing the cast iron out of trunk . After no luck catching trout , we indulged in steak while camping in Camden .
Hipcamper Caleb S.
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August 5th, 2018
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August 31st, 2018
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August 7th, 2018
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August 10th, 2018
Hipcamper Alicia B.
recommends this listing.
November 23rd, 2018
Park
Camden State Park
State
Minnesota
Country
United States
Phone Number
507-865-4530
Directions
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Official Website
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Coordinates
44.344° N, 95.922° W
$21/night
Tent / RV / Trailer: 35 Sites
(Up to people per site)

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