Fun Family Camping Conveniently
located off I-94 in Garfield, MN

2024 Themes and Activities

Make your camping experience even more fun, by participating in our weekend events.  Each weekend we will have games or crafts based around a theme. A detailed schedule of each weekend is available at the camp store. 

All activities subject to change due to weather conditions and participation. Activites with ($) have a fee all other activities are free.         Use the arrows around the word MONTHS to toggle through the months to see all the activities.

Area Activities and Attractions

  Hiking & Biking

The following offer great hiking, and/or road or mountain biking.


Whether you’re a beginner playing for fun, or a skilled golfer with a true passion for the game, there are many golfing options to choose from around the Oak Park Kampground area.


Spend some time at one of the theaters in our area, whether you are looking for the big screen or a local play.

 Spirit Sampling

Our area is growing in popularity when it comes to craft spirits, visit one or all and have a taste for yourself.



  • Lake Brophy County Park –  4.2 miles Alexandria, MN     (Unsure about lifeguard staff)
  • Lake Latoka – 6.0 miles, Alexandria, MN                     (lifeguard staff is present at this location).
  •  Lake Le Homme Dieu – 10.2 miles Alexandria, MN     (lifeguard staff is present at this location).
  • Alexandria City Park – 8.6 miles Alexandria, MN                   (no lifeguards present),
  • Chippewa Park – 10.8 miles Brandon, MN                (no lifeguards present),  


The Alexandria Lakes Area has hundreds of lakes to choose from. For those with a boat you have free reign to explore any lake in the area here are just a few ideas..

  • Lake Mina
  • Lake Brophy
  • Lake Darling
  • Elk Lake
  • Lake Ida
  • Lake Le Homme Dieu
  • Lake Winona
  • Lake Mina
  • Lake Mary
  • Lobster Lake

Fortunately, for those without a boat, many of the lakes close to our campground have conveniently located public fishing piers just waiting for you to make some memories…

  • Brophy Lake – Alexandria, MN
  • Lake Agnes – Alexandria, MN
  • Lake Henry – Alexandria, MN
  • Lake Geneva – Alexandria, MN
  • Maple Lake – Forada, MN
  • Victoria Lake – Alexandria, MN

Marinas and watercraft rentals

  • Garfield Marine & Storage  Pontoons, kayaks, and paddle boards for rent   320-834-3939
  • Fun Rentals  Personal watercraft rentals  320-491-6029 
  • Lake Carlos Marina/Hang loose MN  Wake surfing for the whole family.  (320) 852-7575 

 Just for Fun with the Kiddos

These activities are fun for the whole family to spend the day.


Explore some local history by visit the following places:

  Other fun things 

Some other Fun things to explore in our area.

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