Campers' Paradise postcard

As avid family campers, Chris and Jean Swaggert wanted to create an experience for others that incorporated everything they loved about camping. Escaping from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Spending quality time with their children. Creating family memories and traditions. Surrounding themselves with the fun, adventure and restoring powers of nature. Read more.

jean and chris
Jean and Chris Swaggert

Link to Campers' Paradise map.
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Welcome to Campers' Paradise!

Chosen 2014 "Best Private Campground in Minnesota" by the Minneapolis StarTribune!

Escape to Paradise – Campers’ Paradise – to experience family camping the way it was meant to be. Located on a private island in beautiful Lake Belle Taine in Minnesota’s northern lake country, Campers’ Paradise is a unique, destination campground. The perfect destination for your family vacation, reunion or to utterly relax on Island time. Join us in Paradise this summer!

For an alternative camping experience, consider staying in one of our three historic lakeside camping cabins.

Stay up-to-date with events at Campers' Paradise by reading our News from the Island.

Thank you to everyone for sharing your summer with us! We hope you sunned, swam, fished, boated, biked, told stories around the campfire, ate your fill of s'mores and just plain kicked back during your stay. Contact us to start planning the best summer vacation ever at Campers' Paradise in 2016! For returning campers, 2016 reservation letters will be mailed Friday, March 4th.

Download our brochure.