Banning State Park


Campground Type
State Park

61101 Banning Park Road
Sandstone, Minnesota 55072


Banning State Park

Campground Details

Open: Open all year
Number of Sites: 38
Number of Sites with Electric: 11

Treat yourself to a visit to Banning State Park, just minutes off I-35 near Sandstone. In the spring, watch daring canoeists and kayakers shoot the turbulent rapids at Blueberry Slide, Mother's Delight, Dragon's Tooth and Hell's Gate. In the summer, hike along the Kettle River amid dramatic sandstone rock formations with lush lichens, liverworts and mosses. Visit Wolf Creek Falls, the Log Creek Arches and Robinson's Ice Cave. Stay at the new camper cabin (sleeps five people), which includes bunk beds, a table and benches. Take in the historic ruins of Banning Sandstone Quarry. The park is known for camping, picnicking, cross-country skiing, beautiful trails for hiking and the study of natural history.

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.

Camper Cabins
1 cabin - seasonal.
Sleeps 5. Available April through October. Pets not allowed. More information on camper cabins.

Review This Campground

Please review our Quality Review Guidelines before submitting a review.

If you would like to comment on an existing review please DO NOT create a new review. Instead click the "read full discussion" link on the review you would like to comment on and add your comment there.
Rate or discuss
this campground?

Please login to rate this campground.

Campground Reviews

Currently there are no reviews of this campground.

Search Camping USA

More Camping Content:
Campground Photos
Casino Camping
Campground Owners

Featured Campground

Featured Book

the Next EXIT (2010 edition) (Next Exit: The Most Complete Interstate Highway Guide Ever Printed) the Next EXIT (2010 edition) (Next Exit: The Most Complete Interstate Highway Guide Ever Printed)
Price: $10.17
View Details