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Brown County Parks maintains and operates two campgrounds, Bay Shore Park and the Brown County Fairgrounds.

Bay Shore Campground 
Camper in campsite with camping chairsBay Shore Park is located along the bay at 5637 Sturgeon Bay Rd, New Franken WI approximately 15 miles northeast of Green Bay on State Highway 57, and 30 minutes from Sturgeon Bay (Door Co).  We have approximately 110 wooded campsites situated atop the Niagra Escarpment; 90 sites with water and electric hookups, 18 sites with no hookups and 2 group campsites (one with and one without hookups).  All sites have asphalt pads, fire rings, and picnic tables.  Bay Shore can accommodate travel trailers of all sizes.  Amenities include shower facilities, a dump station, firewood, ice, laundry, boat launch, Jump Pillow (hours vary), playground, a set of concrete cornhole boards, and hiking & biking trails on the property.  Free WIFI available near ship themed playground and park pavilion.

CAMPGROUND CLOSED OCTOBER 31, 2020 FOR THE SEASON. The last night to stay will be October 30th. 

Winter Camping - new for 2020: A few sites will be available for first come, first serve winter camping. Beginning sometime in December, check back for details.   No water will be available and only one vault style toilet will be open. Sites will not be shoveled, but access roads will be maintained for the winter. 

Campground Rules:
Bay Shore Park campsites are available both at a first come, first serve basis and online reservations.   All reservations must be made online two days in advance of your stay, as inperson or phone reservations are not allowed. Water and electric sites: $30/night.

Due to COVID -19 the following changes are in effect:Current First Come, First Serve Site Availability 
Site Details (lengths & amps)

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Brown County Fairgrounds
Campers parked on in campsitesA great camping location for larger motorhomes and RVs looking to stay close to the city. The Fairgrounds is located at 1500 Fort Howard Avenue, off of Ashland Avenue in the City of De Pere.  Camping is permitted on the midway during available dates.  When special events are scheduled at the Fairgrounds, we will be unable to accept campers.  Reservations are not accepted, campsites at the Brown County Fairgrounds are available at a first come, first serve basis only.  The campground is open year round with water, restroom and shower rooms available until early November.
Amenities included shower facilities, a dump station and boat launch. Free WIFI available.  Check out time is 3:00 pm.  Pets are accepted in the campground only and must be on a leash at all times. No fire rings onsite.

A special event RV parking/camping rate of $60/day is in effect for any Lambeau Field event (games, concerts, etc). This fee is applied for the day before and the day of any special event.


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