Gulch Lake Campground

State: Minnesota

Address 2: Paul Bunyan State Forest

City: Laporte

Phone: 218-308-2300

Open all Year: Yes

Number of Sites: 8

Camp URL:

Full Hook: Yes

About:The campground is adjacent to the public landing. The campsites are considered “primitive,” designed to furnish only the basic needs of the camper. The campsites consist of a cleared area, fire ring, and table. Vault toilets, garbage cans, and drinking water are available.

All sites are on a first-come, first-served basis.

Gulch Lake Campground is located near Nelson Lake, Lake 21, and Bass Lake. The campground also serves as a great access point to hiking trails, water accesses, and picnic sites.

The campground and day-use area is located in a game refuge and non-motorized recreation area.No ATV use.

Directions: From Laporte take State Hwy. 200 (W) 2 mi. to State Hwy. 64; turn left (S) and go 4.5 mi. to East Gulch Forest Rd.; turn right (W) and go 2 mi.