Deer Lake Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

 Deer Lake campground, located on the west shore of Cut Foot Sioux Lake, is split into two separate loops.  North Deer Lake Campground has 17 campsites, while South Deer Lake has 31 campsites.  A boat ramp is centrally located between the two loops and provides access to Cut Foot Sioux via Biauswah Creek.  Cut Foot Sioux is known for it's excellent walleye fishing.  There is a sandy beach located in North Deer, with a smaller beach at South Deer.  The Cut Foot Sioux Trail runs along the campground's edge and provides access to the Simpson Creek Trail System.  Many sites are reservable and the rest are first come-first serve.  |   Site Map

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Reservations- Address: 59829 Eagle Nest Road Deer River, MN
Reservations: Reservations can be made by calling 1-877-833-6777 or going to www.recreation.gov
Fees Use Fee/ $16 Night
Open Season: 5/1 - 11/24
Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns: Deer River
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Operated by the Forest Service

General Information

Directions: Deer Lake Campground is located 20 miles northwest of Deer River off Highway 46, four miles west on Eagles Nest Road (Forest Road 2198).

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The Deer Lake campground, located on the west shore of Cut Foot Sioux Lake, is split into two separate loops.  North Deer Lake Campground has 17 campsites, while South Deer Lake has 31 campsites.  A boat ramp is centrally located between the two loops and provides access to Cut Foot Sioux via Biauswah Creek.  Cut Foot Sioux is known for it's excellent walleye fishing.  There is a sandy beach located in North Deer, with a smaller beach at South Deer.  The Cut Foot Sioux Trail runs along the campground's edge and provides access to the Simpson Creek Trail System.  Many sites are reservable and the rest are first come-first serve.  |   Site Map

Sleeping ShelterNo
Reservation Info1-877-444-6777 or www.recreation.gov
No. of Sites48
No. of Accessible sites48

RV Camping

The Deer Lake campground, located on the west shore of Cut Foot Sioux Lake, is split into two separate loops.  North Deer Lake Campground has 17 campsites, while South Deer Lake has 31 campsites.  A boat ramp is centrally located between the two loops and provides access to Cut Foot Sioux via Biauswah Creek.  Cut Foot Sioux is known for it's excellent walleye fishing.  There is a sandy beach located in North Deer, with a smaller beach at South Deer.  The Cut Foot Sioux Trail runs along the campground's edge and provides access to the Simpson Creek Trail System.  Many sites are reservable and the rest are first come-first serve.  |   Site Map

Reservation Info1-877-444-6777 or www.recreation.gov
Size RestrictionsNo
No. of Sites48
No. of Accessible sites48
CorralsNo

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
47.516
  Longitude : 
-94.102