Side Lake Campground

McCarthy Beach State Park

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7622 McCarthy Beach Rd. Side Lake, MN 55781 218-274-7200 Reservations: 866-857-2757 Official Website

GPS: 47.6708, -93.031

Location submitted by: Just Cut the Onion

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  • Amenities

Overview of Side Lake Campground

A Minnesota State Parks vehicle permit is required for all vehicles entering state parks and state recreation areas. Daily or annual permits are available and may be purchased online, in-person, at self-service kiosks or by phone. Learn more: Minnesota State Park Vehicle Permit Information

Number of Sites 59

Pad Type gravel

Reservations yes

Open Seasonally May - October

Elevation 1,377 ft / 419 m

Max Stay 14

Tent Camping Yes

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Reviews of Side Lake Campground 1 person has reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

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Site Quality
Darren & Cathy
Darren & Cathy
North Branch, MN
4 reviews
“Excellent Park”

Reviewed 9/9/2015

Nightly rate: $29
Days stayed: 4
RV Length: 28' (Class A)
Overall Rating

The beaches were unbelievable new shower/restrooms will stay again.

Site Quality

Darren & Cathy would stay here again

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  • 30 Amp
  • 20 Amp
  • dry camping
  • Partial Hookups
  • boat ramp
  • fishing
  • picnic area
  • playground
  • recreation trail
  • swimming beach
  • water access
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
  • dump station
  • restrooms: flush
  • showers
  • trash
  • water available
  • pets


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