Knutson Dam Campground

Area Status: Open
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Knutson Dam Campground is nestled six miles east of Cass Lake on U.S. Highway 2 and five miles north on County Road 10.  Located on the northeast shore of Cass Lake, this campground is known for its canoe access to the Mississippi River.  Constructed by the Corps of Engineers, Knutson Dam was transferred to the Forest Service in 1926.  Campground facilities include accessible toilets, a well, 14 campsites, picnic area a fishing platform and boat ramps providing access to Cass Lake and the Mississippi River  |  Site Map

At a Glance

Fees Use Fee/ $16 Night
Usage: Medium
Closest Towns: Cass Lake, Pennington, Blackduck
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Operated by the Forest Service

General Information

Directions: Go six miles east of Cass Lake on U.S. Highway 2 and five miles north on County Road 10.

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Campground Camping

Knutson Dam Campground is located on the northeast shore of Cass Lake, this campground is known for its canoe access to the Mississippi River. Constructed by the Corps of Engineers, Knutson Dam was transferred to the Forest Service on 1926. Campground facilities include accessible toilets, a well, 14 campsites, picnic area, a fishing platform and boat ramps providing access to Cass Lake and the Mississippi River.

Sleeping ShelterNo
No. of Sites14
No. of Accessible sites14

RV Camping

Knutson Dam Campground is located on the northeast shore of Cass Lake, this campground is known for its canoe access to the Mississippi River. Constructed by the Corps of Engineers, Knutson Dam was transferred to the Forest Service on 1926. Campground facilities include accessible toilets, a well, 14 campsites, picnic area, a fishing platform and boat ramps providing access to Cass Lake and the Mississippi River.

No. of Sites14
Size RestrictionsNo
No. of Accessible sites14
CorralsNo

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
47.450
  Longitude : 
-94.485