Whiteface Reservoir

Whiteface Reservoir

The Whiteface Reservoir location is in Aurora, Minnesota
55705. This page provides detailed contact information for this campground location including the campground phone number, office hours, reservation information and driving directions.

If you have any questions about the Whiteface Reservoir facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.

Laurentian Ranger District
Whiteface Reservoir Campground

Phone number


Campground information Aurora, Minnesota


Whiteface Reservoir Campground offers an ideal getaway for anglers, boaters and families. The provided swim beach, playground and five picnic areas offer hours of entertainment, and the scenery provides a relaxing backdrop for the day’s activities.

Superior National Forest, located in northeastern Minnesota’s arrowhead region, is comprised of 3 million acres. The forest spans 150 miles along the United States-Canada border. Visitors can find recreation opportunities year-round, including travel in the famous Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.


A boat launch located at the campground provides access to the great walleye, panfish and northern fishery in the reservoir. The fish cleaning house next to the boat launch gives anglers the chance to clean their fish in time for lunch at the picnic area.

Children will have a great time playing on the playground and on the small, sandy beach. There are also 2.5 miles of hiking trails within the facility.


Whiteface Reservoir Campground provides sites for RV and tent camping, along with a few hike-in sites. The opposite shoreline is dotted with private residences.

A few sites overlook the reservoir, and all sites offer shade and privacy. The campground also has some long-term sites that have a yearly fee associated with them.

Campground hosts are available on-site to assist visitors.

Natural Features

Campsites are in a mixed forest including aspen, birch and maple. The reservoir provides 4,980 acres of calm, clean waters. Numerous species of birds and wildlife inhabit the area.


For facility specific information, please call (218) 453-8650.

Nearby Attractions

There is a store available on-site that provides firewood, bait, bug spray, snacks and other small items.

Numerous outdoor recreation opportunities lie within Superior National Forest’s 77 lake accesses, 13 fishing piers, 10 swimming beaches and 22 picnic areas. The forest is also home to three scenic byways.

Additional sites of interest.

Frequently Asked Questions About Laurentian Ranger District Aurora, MN

How do I make a reservation with Whiteface Reservoir?

To make reservations at Whiteface Reservoir, you can call the office at (218)229-8800.

Campsite (no electric), Per camping unit, per night $22.00 or $24.00
Campsite (with Electric), Per camping unit, Per night $22.00 or $24.00 +$5 electric attribute fee
Extra Vehicle (space permitting), Per Vehicle per night, $8.00
Long- Term Campsite*, Per Site, Per Month no electric $365.00 or $499.00 with electric
Long- Term Campsite*, Per Site, Per Season no electric $950.00 or $1575.00 with electric
Group Site (Electric), Per Night, $132.00, (Occupancy not to Exceed 45 persons)
*Long- Term Campsite rentals subject to mutual agreement

Where is Whiteface Reservoir located?

The Whiteface Reservoir is located at Laurentian Ranger District Whiteface Reservoir Campground in Aurora,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.

Does Whiteface Reservoir have tent or RV camping?

Whiteface Reservoir offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at (218)229-8800 to make sure things haven’t changed.

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