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14 RV Parks near Dayton, Minnesota
We did however find 14 campgrounds within 25 miles of Dayton. You can also find a list of cities with campgrounds or RV Parks near Dayton in the left hand column.
Sep 2019 - $40.00
The sites are sandy with grass & very shady. We were in a 40' motor home & although the site was barely long enough for our rig, there was adequate space alongside it to park our towed vehicle. I would give a higher rating if pads were stabilized gravel or paved. Our site was spacious. We were able to shoot our roof top satellite through the trees for TV reception. The bathrooms are immaculate and the staff are very friendly & helpful. Our Verizon had 2 bars. - Biker2
Aug 2019 - $45.00
Nothing fancy but served our purpose well. I cannot verify the site number is correct. - DandA83
Aug 2019 - $43.00
Needs TLC and better wifi. Very slow and weak wifi! Sites okay. - CSM Carolyn
Jun 2017 - $30.00
Not bad for a quick getaway.....It did appear that many if not most people at the campgrounds were year round residents, some VERY sketchy looking sites. Overall, it suited our needs. - Matt Klein
Oct 2015 - $30.00
We found this place on our GPS and needed a place to stop for one night. The office is an old travel trailer outside, what was, the camp office. We found out that the owners couldn't get permits renewed for some unknown reason so the office and associated amenities was mothballed. It looks like this park was really nice at one time but not now. It is really run down with mostly permanent residents. Our site was right in front with 30 amp and no sewer. It was OK to plug in for the night but not much else. It looks like the 30 amp was protected by fuses, not breakers in the pedestal. We didn't look around much and if this park has restrooms and showers, they were probably disgusting. If you are looking for a safe place to hook for one night and plan to stay in your rig, this would be an OK park, otherwise for the price, there are better places to stay. We were told there was a dump station but we didn't need it. Our site was right in front of the office and the free WiFi was decent with one bar. - sprinter55
Jul 2010 - $32.00
Old, poorly maintained park. Roads are dirt as are the spaces. Many longterm residents and many motorcycles and 4 wheelers. Some grass but thin. Too much bird crap everywhere to enjoy being outside. Peafowl and guineas everywhere and they are really noisy especially when about 10 of them gather under you rig and start their screeching at 6 am. WiFi is non-existent. Manager said it was working in her mother-in-law's house but I stood under the antenna and had zero signal. This was true for the 2 days we were in the park. - PDDeen
Jun 2019 - $25.00
Fallow GPS to golf course for best directions. Camp sights are wide and deep with lots of trees. No dish signal but lots of over air stations. Water electric only. - geo cong
Sep 2017 - $28.00
In addition to the nightly rate, there is an $8 reservation fee, and you will need a vehicle permit ($5 daily or $25 annually). The nice thing about the annual permit is it's good at all Anoka county, Washington county and Carver county parks. When you choose your site on the online reservation system you are able to view an image of the site. We had a great site, large and grassy, but there are a lot of sites that are narrow or mostly dirt. The sites are mostly private with lots of trees and bushes in between them. There are a few sites grouped together that would be good for a group of up to four units plus an additional tent on each site, however, it appeared to be a long walk to the restroom from those sites. There are a lot of trails and a nice playground. - Juniper94
Sep 2016 - $22.00
This is a real gem of a park less than 30 minutes north of the Twin Cities. The sites are among the most generously spaced we've encountered, with lots of trees and foliage between. There are also some sites that are grouped together with less foliage between, suitable for a group with 2, 3 or 4 RVs. Most sites have water and electricity, and a large picnic table and fire pit were in all the sites. We felt that the price/night was very reasonable compared to campgrounds with similar amenities (power/water), and we saw many sites that would be big rig friendly (we were in a 32' TT).
Surrounding the park is a nice system of trails (both paved and mowed grass) for hiking and biking. The city of Coon Rapids is very close by (5 minute drive) if you need a store or other such amenities. Bunker Hills Regional Park (which houses the campground) also features houses riding stables, a disc golf course, a regular golf course, an archery range, and Bunker Beach water park. The park was quiet and well maintained and we enjoyed it so much that we have already booked to return here in a few weeks.
Of note, you do have to purchase either a day or annual park pass for Anoka County ($5/day or $25/year) in addition to your camp site fee, but we have found this to be common with state and county parks. - Canadian in Minnesota
Aug 2017 - $37.00
We really liked our campsite across from the donkeys, llamas, goats and peacock! We had plenty of room on this end site and no problem to get satellite reception. Other campsites appeared a bit haphazard in arrangement and some were crammed together. There were also some nice sites surrounding Ham Lake. The entrance in is long, wooded and very narrow with a couple turnouts if two RV's meet. (Seems a tree or two could be removed) We were both a little concerned about where we were headed and were pleasantly surprised at the campground. While some of the signs and picnic tables could use some sprucing up, everything was clean and well kept up. The staff was friendly and helpful. They have mowed walking areas through the woods and fields and a small playground for the kids. We did not use the dump station, it appeared to be difficult to get to and would block vehicles when using it. It is NOT a resort but a very comfortable, older style, friendly mom and pop type operation. They were recently bought out by a resort operation so things may be modernized a bit. - NanciRV
Jun 2017 - $12.00
This park is old and new. Full hook up, 50 amp sites in the office area are filthy, overgrown and in the trees. Lots of shade but very hard to back in to some. Three to four rigs need to hook up to same water outlet. Wifi non-existent at our site. Great at office. Rest room and shower are old, calcified fixtures, and in need of total remodel. - Rsunde
Aug 2016 - $15.00
Competent and friendly office staff.
Poor roads-don't have a clue of how to maintain.
Many sites not level- there is no excuse in this day of slideouts. Some power posts and sewer connections poorly located.
Could use some updates which I understand they will be doing. - Nick2
Aug 2019 - $38.00
This is a wonderful park located on Mississippi River. We felt like it was a State Park-nice level sites, clean park, friendly staff & neighbors, very peaceful. I'm very proud of the military support I seen displayed at this campground. I'd stay here again & recommend to others. - AAvila
Aug 2019 - $45.00
The park is nice with real friendly campers. I only stayed two nights and six different people stopped by to visit. The deck on the riverbank was nice to sit at and watch the boat traffic. Our site had a raised deck with a picnic table. - Hobbes
Aug 2018 - $35.00
Pull thru site on level concrete. Camped here for 7 days. Plenty big for our 39' fifth wheel and truck. Mixed in with permanent sites but not an issue. Park is well maintained and clean. Our site was about 100 yards from the Mississippi River. Nice deck on the water. Did not use bathrooms or showers. Wifi weak. Trash pick up at site. Monticello is a nice town. Everything you need close by. I would stay here again. Owner very friendly and guided us to our site. - Clockdoctor
May 2019 - $26.00
This is a large regional park I would give an 8 rating to. I would give a 6 rating to the RV sites, but we only paid $26 per night. The park is in a lovely setting in a deciduous forest. There is a lot of grass under the trees, a lake, and miles of paved walking trails. All the staff were friendly. The outer loop around the campground loops is paved. The campground loops and sites are dirt. They do get muddy when it rains. Sites are comfortably spaced. Four loops do not have hookups. Three loops have 30 amp electric. Two loops have 50/3o electric. The electric sites are electric only. There are no water hookups at any of the sites. There is an RV water fill station shortly after you enter the campground. There are water spigots throughout the campground where you can fill jugs. There is a dump station. There is occasional train noise, but it's not bad. There is road noise from the county road outside the park. You'll notice it, but it didn't bother us. We were too early for lake activities. In season they rent several types of boats and paddle boards. Site D12 was up a hill. The following are level 30 amp electric sites that are better: D1, D8, B29, B31. - Neil and JoAnn
Sep 2018 - $29.00
Stayed here Thursday - Monday in early September in a 40' motorhome. Beautiful spacious park. Our site was level, but not all of them are, so double-check. Would have given the park 5 stars if they had water at the site. We kayaked on Lake Independence and Lake Spurzem. Hiked and biked the extensive trail system. Golfed at nearby county-owned Baker National Park which was in excellent condition. Park was nearly full Friday evening to Sunday afternoon. Practically had it to ourselves Thursday and Sunday afternoon through Monday afternoon. Would definitely return and recommend to others. Fall colors here would be awesome. - HansonMN
Aug 2017 - $26.00
The Bathrooms and shower rooms were kept very clean and showers were great...the area to do dishes was a nice addition... the area to park your car in, without being on grass was very small..and gravel pad for trailer uneven. Too bad other campers can be such pigs and leave such a mess..saw where the caretakers had a lot of clean up. - kaths
Aug 2019 - $25.00
This is our favorite campground that is close to the cities. We feel that we are far away but close enough to go and visit relatives that live there or they come out and visit us. The park is large and well kept with plenty to do for everyone from young to us old timers. The space we had was large, shaded with trees, close to water and the restrooms, showers and a small cleaning area were close by and all very clean. Yes we recommend this campground to everyone but don't want to see it over booked. - kaths
May 2019 - $26.00
This is our favorite local campground. Our son said, I feel like we're 100 miles from home instead of in the city. There has been an unusual amount of rain this Spring, but the park needs to either lay base grade rock or chips. Rain is not the fault of the campground, but the poor conditions of the sites is their responsibility. This is our last Memorial weekend due wet conditions and the extensive mud issue. We go through 4 pair of shoes plus boots due to puddles and mud. Camper is a mess. The campground needs to fix deep ruts, campsites that slop down with mud, pooling water and move fire pits that are too close to slide outs or bunk ends. Keep up with times to meet the way people camp now, not 30 years ago. It's a great park with much to do swimming, biking, boating, running etc. When it's dry it's great, when it rains you're flooded and bathroom are sandy and really wet. We drove home to shower. Most tents, popups and Hybrids left Sunday night. We'll still camp here 3-4 times per summer. I emailed the main office who said they are looking into improvements and more electric sites. Rated 9 because overall, it's excellent. - brendajoro
Sep 2016 - $30.00
This is a great park close to the cities. Sites are spacious, Restrooms are clean. - pineacresmn
Sep 2006 - $22.00
What a beautiful park! There are over 8 miles of paved bike trails and numerous hiking, horse riding and other trails. The people were very friendly. On some weekends they have scheduled family events! I can't say enough positive things about this park. You would have to stay there to truly appreciate this park!! - kristine
Jul 2018 - $35.00
So here is the thing...it was a few days before the 4th of July weekend and we needed a place to park the rig and set up a tent that was near St. Paul and East Bethel. After searching EVERYWHERE for the telephone number for this place, we gave up and decided to drive up. There was a number on a sign at the entrance (I will try to get this from my buddy and post later) which we used to call the owner. The owner was an older lady who came right out from down the road in a Kabota type vehicle and was very nice. The park was by a huge lake with what seemed to be 100 plus trailers and motorhomes...most definitely looked permanent to semi permanent and some looked to be there for the weekend. The only spots they had available were in a grassy area with no facilities whatsoever other than water faucets were could walk to and a pit toilet within reasonable walking distance. The cost of 35 per night seemed very unreasonable with no hookups and we felt we were taken somewhat advantage of since no other campers stayed in our area for the entire weekend. We also had to move tree limbs manually each day to enter and exit our area. The owner lady was very hard working and we were grateful to have the spot after all was said and done. - CaliDiscGolf
Aug 2018 - $40.00
Spent the last week here visiting our daughter. It's out in the country but still has plenty of conveniences within 10 minutes. The road in is a very bumpy dirt road. Park was very busy for the weekend but didn't feel crowded and the noise stopped right at 10pm. We had a full hookup site right by the playground to the delight of our 3 year old granddaughter! The pool and splash pad were also a hit. During the week after the weekenders went home, the park was very quiet and peaceful. We will definately stay here again. - mike346
Aug 2016 - $20.00
We stayed for 2 months while visiting children. Our rate paid was based on monthly rate. Park very well kept by friendly staff. Park gets filled on weekends but no loud parties. Has small swimming pool, also well kept. Only about 2 miles from town with several options for groceries. Within an hour drive of either Minneapolis or St Paul. Park also has canoes or kayaks for rent and inner tubes for floating on beautiful Rum River. - bingberg
May 2015 - $30.00
Big rig access is doable but it's tight. The road into the park is very rough with many low over hanging trees. There are only a few pull thru sites that can handle a rig over 40'. This park caters more to the weekenders from the city that come to camp in small rigs or tents and enjoy the river. The operators were very accommodating. There were some very low trees blocking our exit path that I brought to the maintenance crews attention. They were trimmed the next day. That also shows that this park does not receive a lot of big rig traffic. For us it was close enough to the city and our relatives for our visit. The few inconveniences are bearable and we would stay here again. - DoggieDaddy