The North Dakota Parks and Recreation Department offers a wide variety of camping options across 13 of our premier destination properties. Sites range from primitive to modern, with some accommodating larger groups or those with horses. Use our interactive Destination Finder to see a map of state parks, facilities, activities, trails and lodging, or explore state park locations on our OuterSpatial app.

Where to camp

Beaver Lake State Park
Cross Ranch State Park
Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park
Fort Ransom State Park
Fort Stevenson State Park
Grahams Island State Park
Icelandic State Park
Lake Sakakawea State Park
Lake Metigoshe State Park
Lewis & Clark State Park
Little Missouri State Park*
Sully Creek State Park
Turtle River State Park

* Please note Little Missouri State Park is only open seasonally. 

View the 2024 State Parks Guide for more info about each of our destinations!

What to know

- Campsites can be booked 95 days in advance from the date you wish to stay.

- Reservations can be made online or by calling 800-807-4723.

- Check-in is at 4:00 pm on the first day of the reservation and checkout is at 3:00 pm on the last day of the reservation.

- Pets are welcome but must stay on a leash. Most parks have off-leash areas or dog parks for your four-legged friends.

- Find answers to other common questions about reservations here.