Nestled along the shores of Lake Byllesby Reservoir, the largest lake in southern Dakota County, Lake Byllesby Campground offers many lakeside campsites and an array of family activities for a fun-filled camping vacation.
Lake Byllesby Campground is located in the scenic Cannon River Valley close to the 26-mile Cannon Valley Trail within Lake Byllesby Regional Park. (Map and driving directions)
7650 Echo Point Road
Cannon Falls, MN 55009
Phone: 651-480-7770 (Campground Office)
Campgrounds closed for winter season
The Lake Byllesby Campgrounds are closed for the 2019 season. Online reservation information for the 2020 season will be posted in late December 2019. Online reservations will open in late February/early March 2020 (exact dates yet to be determined).
Set up an online account before reservations open
To make reservations easier, please make sure you have created an online account before reserving campsites.
Create an account. If you already have an account and don't remember your password, you can get a new one at this time.
Improvement project starting Sept. 3 at Lake Byllesby Campground
A Lake Byllesby Campground improvement project is scheduled to begin Sept. 3, 2019. This project will affect the number of campsites available during the last two months of the camping season. Find out more.
2020 camping season (tentative)
Wednesday, April 29–Saturday, Oct. 17
Campground office hours
Sunday–Thursday: 9 a.m.–6 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m.–8 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m.–7 p.m.
Payment & Cancellation Policy
- Maximum six people per campsite
- One RV per site; up to two tents per site
- Lakeside or lakeview sites
- On-site caretakers
- Picnic table
- Fire ring (Firewood restrictions)
- Accessible restrooms with showers
- Camp store
- Children’s playground
- Sanitary dump station
- Boat launch
- Horseshoe pits
- Picnic shelter
- Handicap accessible site
- Water supply to applicable campsites (after Oct. 1, water will be shut off when temperatures are forecast to be below freezing)