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Top Tent Camping near Sioux City, IA

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Searching for the perfect place to pitch your tent near Sioux City? The Dyrt can help you find the best tent campsites for your next trip. Each spot offers quick access to one or more of Sioux City, Iowa's most popular destinations.

Best Tent Camping Sites Near Sioux City, IA (67)

  1. Camper-submitted photo from Riverfront Campground — Ponca State Park

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    Riverfront Campground — Ponca State Park

    17 Reviews
    87 Photos
    1 Save
    Ponca, Nebraska

    Riverfront Campground has 20 first-come, first-served campsites

    Ponca's scenic pet-friendly Riverfront Campground offers spectacular views of the Missouri River and the rollings hills and bluffs that line it. This smaller RV campground sports just 20 sites, each with 30- and 50-amp electrical hookups but no water or sewer connections. Fire rings and picnic tables are available at all sites, and the campground also has a modern restroom.

    Riverfront Campground is open year-round, but some facilities are closed during the off-season All sites here are reservable up to one year in advance. with unfilled sites going on a first-come, first-served basis.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • RVs
    • Tents
    • Standard (Tent/RV)
  2. Camper-submitted photo from Scenic Park

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    Scenic Park

    13 Reviews
    11 Photos
    51 Saves
    Sioux City, Iowa
    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access

    $18 - $30 / night

  3. Camper-submitted photo from Stone State Park Campground

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    Stone State Park Campground

    8 Reviews
    34 Photos
    32 Saves
    North Sioux City, South Dakota

    Stay overnight in one of three camping cabins or at the park’s campground. Camping cabins contain heating and air conditioning, but do not offer sanitary facilities. The cabins are located near the campground, which contains electric sites, a large youth group campsite and a modern restroom and shower building. One-fourth of the campsites are available on a first-come, first-served basis and advance reservations can be made through the online reservation system for Stone State Park.

    Stone State Park is an urban wildlife sanctuary on the edge of Sioux City and the heart of the Loess Hills. The Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) built many of the park’s structures in the 1930s including entrance portals, the Calumet shelter, and a rustic stone lodge. Visitors can explore the natural history of the park by walking its many of miles trails, looking for wildlife and birds, or at the nearby Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center. Overnight in one of three camping cabins or at the park’s campground. Camping cabins contain heating and air conditioning, but do not offer sanitary facilities. The cabins are located near the campground, which contains electric sites, a large youth group campsite and a modern restroom and shower building. One-fourth of the campsites are available on a first-come, first-served basis and advance reservations can be made through the online reservation system for Stone State Park.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
  4. Camper-submitted photo from Lewis and Clark State Park Campground

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    Lewis and Clark State Park Campground

    19 Reviews
    47 Photos
    56 Saves
    Onawa, Iowa

    The Lewis and Clark campground is a great place to spend a leisurely vacation in the outdoors. The campground features both electric and full hook-up sites (water and sewer) which lie along the lakeshore. Modern restrooms and showers are available, as is a trailer dump station.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access

    $20 - $26 / night

  5. Camper-submitted photo from Oak Bluff — Ponca State Park

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    Oak Bluff — Ponca State Park

    9 Reviews
    45 Photos
    Ponca, Nebraska

    Oak Bluff campground has 37 Electric Plus sites that are reservable.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Reservable
    • RVs
    • Tents

    $30 / night

  6. Camper-submitted photo from Sioux City North KOA

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    Sioux City North KOA

    5 Reviews
    6 Photos
    21 Saves
    North Sioux City, South Dakota
    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
  7. Camper-submitted photo from Snyder Bend County Park

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    Snyder Bend County Park

    6 Reviews
    3 Photos
    10 Saves
    Salix, Iowa

    This 35-acre area is located 3 miles west of Salix, Iowa. Snyder Bend Lake is an oxbow of the Missouri River, formed in the early 1960’s when the river was channelized.

    The lake has been stocked with walleye fingerlings in the past, a cooperative project with the River City Anglers of Siouxland. Other popular game fish include largemouth bass, northern pike, bluegill, crappie, catfish and perch.

    A wildlife refuge has been established at Snyder Bend and no disturbance or human traffic is allowed on the refuge for several months in the fall. Please observe refuge dates as posted.

    This 34-acre area is located one mile south of Bigelow Park near Salix. Snyder Bend Lake is an oxbow of the Missouri River, formed in the early 1960s when the river was channelized.

    Park facilities are open and pressurized water systems are available May 1 through October 31.

    4 two-bedroom family cabins (fee charged)
    28 electrical campsites (fee charged)
    12 tent or non-electrical campsites (fee charged)
    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • ADA Access
    • RVs

    $17 - $25 / night

  8. Camper-submitted photo from Browns Lake Bigelow Park Woodbury County Park

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    Browns Lake Bigelow Park Woodbury County Park

    4 Reviews
    6 Photos
    8 Saves
    Salix, Iowa

    Campground operates on a first-come, first-served basis only. No reservations accepted.

    The Woodbury County Conservation Board is pleased to announce that Brown’s Lake-Bigelow Park near Salix, Iowa, will be reopening a portion of the campground on Wednesday, June 29th. The campground has been redesigned with new concrete roads, larger campsites, and full hook-ups (electric, water and sewer) at each site. Nineteen of the 29 sites will be opened initially, with the remaining sites to be opened as soon as conditions allow. The new camping rates will be $30 per night. Camping coupon books good for seven nights may be purchased for $180. Previously purchased camping coupons will be honored. All campsites are first-come, first-served and cannot be reserved in advance.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • RVs
    • Tents

    $30 / night

  9. Camper-submitted photo from Cottonwood Cove Park Campground
  10. Camper-submitted photo from Elk Point City Park Campground

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    Elk Point City Park Campground

    5 Reviews
    3 Photos
    15 Saves
    Westfield, Iowa
    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • ADA Access
    • RVs

    $15 / night


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