Tiell Park Campground

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205 Tiell Drive

Nestled between St. James Lake and the Outdoor Pool with beautiful surroundings, Tiell Campground is a campers dream. Enjoy the lakeside view from one of the 21 RV camping sites. If you don’t have a camper, no problem! There are two tent sites available for your use. The campground is in walking distance to our historical Railroad themed museums and is located on the paved 4 mile St. James Area Bike Trail. 


  • 21 camper sites each with excellent electric service (50 amp), city sanitary sewer, city water service, free Wi-Fi, private concrete pad, concreted picnic area and a fire ring
  • One tenting site available near the water’s edge
  • No camper length restriction on sites, however, park model campers are prohibited


  • Enclosed Shelter is available for campers on a first-come, first-serve basis. Please help us keep this shelter clean by cleaning up after events.
  • Playground area
  • Public Showers
  • Comfort Station - updated in 2014!
  • Dump Station
  • Connected to 9 miles of paved bike trails (St. James Area Bike Trail and WatLine Trail)
  • Adjacent to St. James Outdoor Pool
  • Water Sports for rent at Outdoor Pool during pool hours, for use on St. James Lake (Kayaks, paddle boards, and a canoe available)
  • Boat Landing adjacent to campground
  • Dock for fishing and Fish Cleaning Station by boat landing
  • RR Museum and Model Rail Club in walking distance
  • Memorial Park just around the bend- Disc Golf Course, multiple playgrounds, 2 shelters for rent, gaga ball pit, horseshoe pit, skate park, picnic table areas, T-docks for fishing.

May - Mid October (exact dates vary each year)

2023 Rates

  • Nightly rate for a camper site is $25.00 (tax included)
  • Nightly rate for a tenting site is $15.00 (tax included)
  • 30 consecutive day rate is $600.00 (no tax) 
  • Seasonal rate (only available from May 1 - October 1) is $2,350.00 (no tax) - includes passes for water sport rentals
    * Only 15 sites will be available for Seasonal Camping
    * Camping on a seasonal rate pass prior to May 1 and after October 1 will be charged the daily rate
    * If you will be gone from your space please keep a vehicle or some object in your site to prevent another
           camper from pulling in.


Non-Seasonal Campsites are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.