The Jackson Minnesota KOA makes the perfect place to stop. Right in the heart of southern Minnesota, halfway between Chicago and Mount Rushmore.

Nestled halfway between Chicago and Mount Rushmore and only a half-day's drive to the Badlands or Wisconsin Dells, the Jackson KOA campground is a great place to stay for the night or for a few days. With easy access to I-90, this Southern Minnesota KOA makes it a breeze to get you back on the road.  We have a site for any kind of camper; choose a tent area with grills, a one- or two-room Camping Cabin or a long, level Pull-Thru RV Site.  Enjoy a cold slushy or grab your favorite treat from our camp store as you check into your site. Our beautiful pavilion has lots of space for family games, great conversation and hosts many activities!  The heated pool, bean bags, horseshoe pits, playground and mini golf keep campers entertained - along with ice cream socials and other fun events. This KOA is close to great fishing and water skiing lakes as well. The Jackson Motorplex (World of Outlaws), golf courses and restaurants are an added bonus to our location. We can't forget about our furry friends, be sure to check out our KAMP K9. Free WiFi is also available!  
Pool: Memorial Weekend - Labor Day Weekend.
Max pull thru: 108 feet.
Your hosts:  Harry and Michelle Knutson

Campground Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 108' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Pool (5/28 - 9/6)
  • Propane ($)
  • Mini Golf
  • Firewood ($)
  • Pavilion
  • Dog Park
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Ways to Stay

KOA Journey

KOA Journey Campgrounds

KOA Journey campgrounds are the perfect oases after a day on the road. Whether it’s along the way or a quick getaway, they’ve got you covered. Located near the highways and byways of North America with long Pull-thru RV Sites, they deliver convenience to the traveling camper. Pull in, ease back and take a load off.

KOA Journeys Feature:

  • Pull-through RV Sites with 50-amp service
  • Premium Tent Sites
  • Well lit after hours check-in service

Latest Hot Deal

KOA Rewards Appreciation Weekend

KOA Rewards Appreciation Weekend Photo

WHEN: September 9-10, 2022

WHAT: KOA Rewards holders stay as a paying guest on Friday, September 9 at any participating KOA campground and get Saturday, September 10 for FREE*.

WHY: KOA Rewards Appreciation Weekend is designed exclusively for KOA Rewards holders to say thanks for your loyalty and for trusting your camping memories to us. On this late-summer weekend, we gather to celebrate friends, family and fun in the great outdoors we all adore.

*Only at participating KOA locations. Applies to one site per a KOA Rewards account, for two consecutive nights at the same KOA. Sites may be limited. Not valid with other discounts.

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At the Speedway, you can enjoy Wissota Sprints, IMCA Modified, IMCA Stock Cars and IMCA Hobby Stock Car races.

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Queen II Cruise

Relive the past history and heritage of Lake Okojobi on a narrated one and a half hour cruise on the Queen II, a replica of the famous 1884 steamship Queen.

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Maritime Museum

See the nautical exhibits, old wooden boats, historical photos, artifacts and view our historical video of lakes history.

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