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
No picnic table


Offered near the campground.

Horseback riding
Snow sports
Wildlife watching


Natural features you'll find at Camden Upper Campground.

River, stream, or...
Swimming hole
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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 .
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November 23rd, 2018
Camden State Park
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44.344° N, 95.922° W
Tent / RV / Trailer: 35 Sites
(Up to people per site)

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