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Sandy Lake Campground Mississippi River Headwaters - Sandy Lake Minnesota

Sandy Lake Overview

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Sandy Lake campground is located right on the shores of Big Sandy Lake and has 57 campsites for tents, trailers and RVs. Eight of the sites are tent only. There are also 2 group sites available with electrical hookups. Each campsite also has a table, fire ring and grill. Five of the sites are double sites.

The campground has drinking water, flush & vault toilets, hot showers ($) and a dump station. There are also badminton and basketball courts, a boat ramp, beach, horseshoe pit, laundry, picnic area and shelters, volleyball courts, playground, museum and a visitor center.

Sandy Lake – Area Recreation & Info

There’s a wide variety of outdoor activities to enjoy including boating, water sports, swimming, fishing, canoeing, kayaking, picnicking, hiking, biking and wildlife viewing.

Jay Cooke State Park is another nice option. The campground has 83 campsites and is about 57 miles away from Sandy Lake campground. You might also like Schoolcraft State Park.

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  • Bathhouse
  • BBQ Grills
  • Boat Ramp
  • Campground Host
  • Campsite Tables
  • Drinking Water
  • Dump Station
  • Electrical Hookup
  • Fire Pit
  • Fire Rings
  • Grills
  • Laundry
  • Pets OK
  • Picnic Tables
  • Ranger Station
  • Restrooms (Flush Toilets, Vault Toilets)
  • RV Hookups
  • Showers
  • Visitor Center
  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Beach
  • Biking
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Boating (non motorized)
  • Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Historic Sites
  • Horseshoes
  • Lake
  • Mountain Biking
  • Museum
  • Nature Trails
  • Photography
  • Picnicking
  • Playground
  • Sports Field
  • Stargazing
  • Swimming
  • Visitor Center
  • Volleyball
  • Walking Trails
  • Water Sports
  • Wildlife Viewing
22205 531st Lane
McGregor, Minnesota 55760
218 426-3482
Lat / Long:

46.78833, -93.32833

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Campsite Types
  • ADA
  • Group
  • RV
  • Tent
  • Trailer
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May – Late October



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Sandy Lake Campground Showers
Sandy Lake Campground Camper Cabin
Sandy Lake Campground Dam
Sandy Lake Campground Beach
Sandy Lake Campground Office
Sandy Lake North Group Camp
Sandy Lake South Group Camp
Sandy Lake Campground Sign
Sandy Lake Campground Picnic Shelter
Sandy Lake Campground Boat Launch
Sandy Lake Campground Visitor Center

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