At The Dyrt, we share camping tips from our community of campers and campgrounds. With so many campers staying home, we continue to share this info so you can plan future camping trips across the U.S.

Heading to Questival in Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN and want to camp? We put together this list of popular campsites nearby.

Where to Camp Near Questival Minneapolis/St. Paul

Questival Minneapolis/St.Paul kicks off at Como Park. Our campground recommendations start with top campgrounds by camping type, and then list campgrounds from closest to furthest, along with more information below.

Top recommendation for tent campers: Lebanon Hills Campground

Lebanon Hills Campground is the closest campground to Como Park. Reservation, distance, and cost details below.





Best backup for tent campers: Rice Creek Chain of Lakes Campground

Rice Creek Chain of Lakes Campground is also conveniently close to Como Park. Reservation, distance, and cost details below.

Top recommendation for RVers: Lebanon Hills Campground

Many of the 93 sites at Lebanon Hills Campground are RV accessible with hookups.

1. LEBANON HILLS CAMPGROUND, MN

Distance: 17.6 miles

Website: Click here

Number of sites: 93 standard sites with a variety of hookup options.

Cost: Standard, no hookups: $20/night, water/electric hookups: $25/night, plus $8 reservation fee.

Reservations?: Yes, online or by phone.

Phone number: (651) 480-7773

2. RICE  CREEK CHAIN OF LAKES CAMPGROUND, MN

Distance: 18.5 miles

Website: Click here

Rating: 5-star. “Decent amenities, however NOT the feel of a State Park. Think suburbia meets nature.” Read reviews here.

Number of sites: 76 standard sites and two cabins.

Cost: Tent sites: Standard site: $20/night, Cabin: $55/night, plus $8 reservation fee.

Reservations?: Yes, reserve online.

Phone number: (763) 324-3340

3. LAKE ELMO COUNTY PARK RESERVE, MN

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Distance: 19.3 miles

Website: Click here

Rating: 4-star. “Huge campground, at least much bigger than I expected! Sites are rather large and there is a decent amount of space between sites.” Read reviews here.

Number of sites: 120 total sites. 5 are tent-only.

Cost: Sites start at $15/night, plus $5 per vehicle.

Reservations?: Yes. Reserve online.

Phone number: (651) 430-8370

4. BUNKER HILLS REGIONAL PARK CAMPGROUND, MN

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Distance: 20.7 miles

Website: Click here

Rating: 5-star. “Something for everyone here! The facilities are well kept, the park is patrolled by rangers and the local sheriff after closing hours.” Read reviews here.

Number of sites: 72 standard sites and two cabins.

Cost: $20/site/night and up, depending on available hookups, plus $8 reservation fee.

Reservations?: Yes, online or by phone.

Phone number: (763) 324-3330

5. AFTON STATE PARK, MN

Distance: 27.1 miles

Website: Click here

Rating: 5-star. “Nice place, I enjoyed my time camping here at a hike in location.” Read reviews here.

Number of sites: 28 backpack sites. (Located about a mile from the parking lot, so you must walk your supplies in.)

Cost: $15-$23/site/night, depending on season and availability, plus $8.50 reservation fee.

Reservations?: Yes, online or by phone.

Phone number: (651) 436-5391

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