Big Bog State Recreation Area

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Camping & Lodging


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Drive-in Sites

31 campsites

The sites are located along the Tamarac River with a nice view of the river. They are also just a short distance from Upper Red Lake. Several mooring docks are available near the sites on the river.

Pull-Through Sites

1 site

Electric Sites

26 sites

All sites are within 100 yards of the Tamarac River.

RV Length Limit

60 Feet

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

Wheelchair Accessible Sites

2 Sites

These are electric sites.


Camper Cabins

5 Cabins located in Southern Unit

The cabins have electricity and are heated for use year-round with propane fire heaters. Rustic cabins with no indoor plumbing. Vault toilets next to the cabins are available for use year-round. Pets not allowed. More information on camper cabins.

Sanitation Facilities


Located in the campground

Shower building is wheelchair accessible.

Flush Toilets

Located in the campground

Facilities are wheelchair accessible.

Vault Toilets

Located in the campground, camper cabin area and beach area

Facilities are open year-round.

Dump Station