Banning State Park

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Camping & Lodging


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Drive-in Sites

33 Sites

Sites located in one campground. Wooded sites.

Electric Sites

11 Sites

RV Length Limit

50 Feet

Length is measured from front of tow vehicle to rear of vehicle being towed.

Backpack Sites

1 Site

Located near the Kettle River about 1/2 mile from Hwy 23 boat landing.

Canoe Sites

4 Sites

Located on the Kettle River. Available on first-come, first-served basis.

Group Camp

Willow River Group Camp in General Andrews State Forest

Tents only. Sites are rustic with vault toilets and water available. Accommodates up to 50 people. The group camp is in the nearby state forest, but reservations should be made by calling Banning State Park at (320) 245-2668


Camper Cabins

1 cabin - seasonal

Sleeps 5. Available April through October. Pets not allowed. More information on camper cabins.

Sanitation Facilities


Wheelchair accessible

Located in campground.

Flush Toilets

Handicapped Accessible

Located in campground.

Vault Toilets


Located throughout the park. Available year-round.