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Campgrounds?


Bluejay Bait

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Hey all. Any suggestions on campgrounds around the Garrison area or resorts with available places to throw up a tent? I'm only going to be up there for a couple days.

Thanks for your help, BB

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There may be several choices. Closest to Garrison is Wilderness Campground/RV park, locted near Garrison Sports.

South of Garrison is Mille Lacs Kathio State Park.

If you go by Isle, there is South Isle campground and Father Hennepin State Park.

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its been years since i tented, state parks are good if you can get in, other wise try Farm Island resort and campground north of garrison 218 927 3841 or a couple miles farther north is Hickory lake campgrounds[possibly koa]has a heated pool. sorry dont know the number. benny

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Between Wealthwood and Malmo on the north end of the lake there is a large stretch of sandy/grassy shoreline that is free to camp on. It is right along the highway. There is a very high hill where the highway is, so you don't see or hear the cars. A nice area. You can launch from any of several places and park the boat on the beach.

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crow hunter is right they ban camp there i think it was 2 year ago

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Uncle Dave, the hogback area you are referring to, between Wealthwood and Malmo, was designated this spring as some sort of special area (I am not sure of the exact term) and as a result overnight camping is no longer allowed there.

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