Directions to Camp Knutson

Located approximately 150 miles north of Minneapolis/Saint Paul and 30 miles north of Brainerd, Camp Knutson sits on a peninsula between two of Minnesota’s premier lakes, Lower Whitefish Lake and Big Trout Lake.


Camp Knutson
11148 Manhattan Point Blvd.
Crosslake, MN 56442


Directions From the Twin Cities

  • Head north out of the Twin Cities on Interstate 94 W
  • Take exit 179 at Clearwater and proceed east to Clearlake
  • Take Highway 10 north to Little Falls
  • Take Highway 371 north to Baxter/Brainerd; follow the by-pass to Baxter – do not take the exit into Brainerd – and continue north on Highway 371
  • Turn right (east) on Highway 49 at the stoplight
  • Turn left (north) on Highway 3 at the stoplight and stay on Highway 3 until you come to Crosslake


Directions From Crosslake

  • Drive 6 miles north of downtown Crosslake on County Road 66
  • Turn left at Manhattan Beach on Manhattan Point Boulevard
  • Follow Manhattan Point Boulevard 2.5 miles to the entrance of Camp Knutson; drive into the camp grounds to the Main Office (Pauly’s Place)


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