Riverside Park & Municipal Campground - Closed for the Season

is located within the 120 acre Riverside Park on the banks of the Minnesota River in historic Saint Peter, Minnesota. 

 Reserve Site

      Reservations closed for the season

Campground Information

Camp sites with electric - $27 per night
Tent site with no electric - $17 per night
Check out is at noon

Pre-register with the Recreation Office 

  • Registration is available up to 14 days prior to your desired visit
  • Cash, check or card accepted

Same Day registration

  • Registration is available online, payment with Credit Card only
  • Stop in to the Saint Peter Police Department to check availability, payment is Cash or check only

Rules and Regulations (pdf)


11 Camper/Electric Sites
5 Tent Sites
Boat RampCanoe LandingFishing Pond
Heated RestroomsShower FacilitiesDrinking Water
PlaygroundVolleyball CourtsPicnic Shelter
Trailer Dump StationFire RingsTrails

Riverside Park Information

The park contains nearly 2,000 feet of frontage on the Minnesota River and its related backwaters. A designated state canoe route, the Minnesota River is known for its large walleyes and catfish.

Riverside Park accesses miles of hiking, biking, cross country ski and snowmobile trails. Some nearby facilities include:

ChurchesGas StationsGrocery Stores
St. Peter Food CoopHospitalLaundry
Disc Golf - Riverside Ext.RestaurantsDowntown Shopping
Contact Us
Recreation Department
600 South 5th Street, Suite 200
EmailRegister Online

Police Department
207 South Front Street
*Outside business hours & holidays

Cancellation Policy

  • Contact the Recreation Office
  • Must be requested 2 business days prior to reservation
  • Full refund minus a $3 administration fee

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