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hello everyone. my father r coming from ohio in mid of july, as we want to try camping around longville, hackensack area does any1 know any dcent campsite or rv park with tentsite with showers facalities n etc with good price? thanks.

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You can check out Pleasant Pines Resort on Pleasant Lake - they have a website. There is a very small campground on Birch Lake - Nies' Cabins and Campsites, it's primative though - no showers. Not sure what is on Leech or over toward Longville - you might check the Longville Chamber's website. It's a great area - good luck!

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There is a great campsite run by the army corp of engineers in Federal Dam on Leech lake. Excellant facilities and only around 15 dollars a night. There is a boat launch and also spots to keep your boat. If you want to be on big water this is the spot. Fishing on leech this year has been excellant. Walleye, northern, bass and perch have all been good.

You can reserve most U.S. Army Corps of Engineers campsites online by visiting www.recreation.gov, the official website of the National Recreation Reservation Service. Reservations may also be made by calling toll free, 1-877-444-6777

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A great spot is Stony Point Campground on Leech Lake. It has

showers, electricity, firewood, a dump station, swimming beach, boat harbor and landing. It is clean, safe and maintained.

It is a federal Forest Service campground that is centrally located to all of Leech Lake.

Call 1-877-444-6777 for reservations. Cost is $22/nite

Have Fun

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