Cleary Lake Campground

Roughing it was never so easy. Several campsites ranging in size from small to large are located in Cleary Lake Regional Park for outdoor enthusiasts, including 20 sites for tents only and two RV sites with full hookups.

Rates & Reservations

To ensure the health of our guests and staff, we have made changes to our usual campground operations. Before you arrive, review tips on how to plan for your visit.

Reserve a Site

Reserve a site online or call 763-559-6700. 

Campsites can be reserved up to one year in advance of your first night's stay.

Daily Rate

$16 per campsite
$50 per RV site
Prices for group campsites vary.

A $7.50 (sales tax not included) non-refundable reservation fee applies.

Sales tax not included.

Campground Info

2021 camping season: April 23 to Oct. 24

Cleary Lake Regional Park has two camping areas:

  • Red Pine: five campsites
  • Basswood: 15 campsites, two RV sites.

Each site has a picnic table and fire ring with pit latrines (wheelchair accessible) and water pump nearby; no showers. Campsites are walk-in with no electricity. RV sites have full hookups with water, sewer and electric. A shelter is available to all campers staying at the Basswood camping area.

Campground encourages recycling and composting. Get tips for green camping.

Cleary Visitor Center Hours

  • April–May: 8 AM–8 PM, daily
  • June–August: 7 AM–9 PM, daily
  • September: 8 AM–8 PM, daily
  • October: 9 AM–6 PM, daily

Group Camps

Cleary has four group campsites. 


Please review important changes to camping and cancellation policies.

To join the efforts in making Minnesota a leader in proper waste management, Three Rivers no longer accepts plastic bags in recycling bins.

Three Rivers and Scott County

scott county logoCleary Lake Campground is operated under a joint powers agreement between Scott County and Three Rivers Park District. 

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