Lanesboro City Campgrounds


Sylvan Campground

Sylvan Campground is open.

Riverview Campground will be closed for the 2020 season. Riverview Campground will not be available due to the construction project happing at the Lanesboro Dam. Additionally, the Lanesboro Dam Parking Lot will also be closed and unavailable during the construction process.

2020 Camping Rates:

Tent sites are $20/night/tent

RV sites (with water and electric hookups) are $30/night


 There are campfire rings, however, we ask that all firewood be purchased here in Lanesboro, and not brought in.


  • There is a bathhouse located in Sylvan Park, which is open to all campers and includes coin-operated showers.

  • There is a dump station located behind the bathhouse.

  • Sylvan Campground is located in the Sylvan Park, just off of Parkway Ave South.

  • We do not accept reservations, it is all on a first-come basis. There is also no defined check-in or check-out time required.

  • Located at the entrance of the campground is a board with instructions and envelopes for payments, or you may stop in the City Office to pay with a credit card during business hours Monday through Friday 8-12 and 12:30-3

Frequently asked question about camping

Campground: Do you take reservations?

No, we do not take reservations, it is on a first come basis.

Campground: Do you take credit cards?

At this time we do not accept credit cards.  There is a board at the entrance of each campground that shows the directions for payment – we accept personal checks and cash.

Campground: Is there a dump station?

Yes, the dump station is located behind the bathhouse in Sylvan Park.

Campground: Can firewood be brought into the park?

No, all firewood must be purchased here in Lanesboro.

Campground: Are there showers?

Yes, the showers are located in the bathhouse in Sylvan Park, as well as in the locker rooms in the community center – all are coin operated.

Campground: When do the Campgrounds close for the season?

We are ultimately dependent on the weather, however we generally try to keep the Campgrounds open through November.  If temperatures begin to near freezing, the water to the facilities will have to be shut off.  We will update our website as the season progresses.

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