Best Camping in North Dakota

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North Dakota, Dunn County

00 :23 hrs
1.1 mi
18.606567 ft

Little Missouri State Park Campground has absolutely amazing scenery. It is very welcoming to horses and horse trailers. Horse corrals are even included in most campsites. There is plenty of grass around the sites. Lots of trails can be found for horses, or just walking on foot. Pricing is fairly cheap- $12 to camp plus $5 per day.


North Dakota, McLean County

00 :13 hrs
0.6 mi
1.6895752 ft

East Totten Campground is right along the banks of Lake Audubon. Visitors enjoy lots of different recreational activities including boating, fishing, swimming, wildlife viewing, and bird watching. Most of the campsites feature a beautiful view of the lake. Anglers will enjoy a variety of fish including walleye, northern pike, bass, bluegill, and crappie. This Campground has 30 campsites with electric hookups and 10 primitive campsites.


North Dakota, Burleigh County

00 :24 hrs
1.2 mi
4.5964355 ft

The Bismarck KOA Campground has tons of great family activities. The campground includes 50 max amp power and a 90 foot max trailer length. There is also bike rentals, a snack bar, and much more. Even though Toy Haulers are allowed, ATV’s, UTV’s, golf carts, dirt bikes, etc. are not allowed on grounds. There are tennis and basketball courts. Water will not be available on sites from October to May.


North Dakota, Williams County

00 :33 hrs
1.6 mi
9.273743 ft

Lewis and Clark State Park Campground is very roomy and provides plenty of room for any unit. Lots of trees provide plenty of shade and privacy. The campground tends to get pretty crowded on the weekends but is quiet during the week. Pricing is right around $25 per night. Previous campers have reported a heavy population of bugs, so it could be a good idea to be prepared.


North Dakota, Burleigh County

01 :03 hrs
3.2 mi
1.6375122 ft

General Sibley Island Campground is a well shaded area that runs along the beautiful Missouri River. Sites are very spacious and quiet, perfect for anyone. There is great access to the river through most campsites, which means there is great fishing for anglers. Some great amenities are available, however there is no drinking water, so campers will have to provide their own.


North Dakota, Mercer County

01 :11 hrs
3.5 mi
6.465088 ft

Lake Sakakawea State Park Campground is a very spacious campground with lots of beautiful scenery. Most campgrounds are very grassy with no trees for shade. A great swimming beach is available as well as great boating opportunities on the beautiful lake. Pricing is pretty cheap, sites are around $20 per night.


North Dakota, Billings County

00 :21 hrs
1 mi
3.5444946 ft

Cottonwood Campground sits 5 miles from the entrance of the Theodore Roosevelt National Park. The main viewpoint of this campground is the Little Missouri River. There is around 70 miles of hiking trails within a short distance of the campground. There is lots of shopping places and restaurants nearby in the town of Medora nearby.


North Dakota, McLean County

01 :11 hrs
3.5 mi
5.923828 ft

Fort Stevenson State Park Campground sits on a peninsula on the north side of Lake Sakakawea and has lots of trees for shade. The campsites are very spacious and offer pretty good privacy. Visitors enjoy many hiking and biking trails, and there is also a playground and other activities for children.


North Dakota, Minot

00 :12 hrs
0.6 mi
0.6010132 ft

Roughrider Campground is a great campground that even features wifi. Some of the sites have a nice view of a river, and there are plenty of trees for shade. Previous visitors have said that the staff here is very friendly and take great care of the campground. The sites are pretty close together, but there is still enough room for plenty of amenities like picnic tables.


North Dakota, Richland County

00 :13 hrs
0.7 mi
1.7669373 ft

Lindenwood Park Campground is a great campground. It offers many different areas to camp in, including sites nestled by the river. This means that anglers have great fishing opportunities as well as many great family opportunities. Some sites are kind of near the highway and some noise has been reported.

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