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at Johnson's Shut-Ins State Park

Johnson's Shut-Ins State Park offers walk-in (Loop 5), basic (Loop 4), electric (Loop 3), sewer/electric/water (Loop 2) and equestrian electric/water (Loop 1) campsites. The park also has a special-use camping area near Loop 5. Current nightly camping fees can be found through Camping Fees on the right or by clicking here.

Loop 5 campsites have a wooden platform with room for one tent; staps or cords or recommended for securing your tent to the platform. Each of these campsites has a designated parking space in one of two lots; the terrain is rough and hilly from the parkling lots to the sites.

All campsites are open year-round. Reservations for all loops can be made for stays during the on-season (April through October). For weekend reservations, there is a required two-night minimum stay of Friday/Saturday. Loop 1 campsites can be reserved by equestrian campers any time during the on-season. In addition, non-equestrian campers can reserve Loop 1 campsites from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend.

On-season services include a dump station, restroom and shower facilities, laundry, water and a woodlot. The campground store is conveniently located near the center of the campground.

During the off-season (November through March), potable water is available at the frost-free water spigots by the Loop 3 showerhouse, Special-Use Camping Area showerhouse and the camper cabin showerhouse. The restroom and showerhouse in Loop 3 remains open year-round.

To view campsite details, photos and availability, continue on to the reservation website. From there, you can select your desired dates and facility to begin the search. Printable campground maps are available below for your reference.

Johnson's Shut-Ins State Park Campground Loop 1 Map (PDF)

Johnson's Shut-Ins State Park Campground Loops 2 and 3 Map (PDF)

Johnson's Shut-Ins State Park Campground Loops 4 and 5 Map (PDF)

Campers planning to carry in firewood must comply with current firewood advisories.

Gate Information

The campground gate closes at 10 p.m. nightly during the on-season. Campers need to be sure to arrive prior to this time.