Recommended camping spots for US Nationals in Eau Claire?

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asked May 22, 2012 by thingles Kubblic ❚ (6,110 points)
We are considering getting a campsite for our trip to nationals instead of going for a hotel. Would people familiar with the area have any campground recommendations?
commented Jun 10, 2012 by ringerjr Kubbnoob (990 points)
You are correct in that there are no great public campgrounds within a few minutes of the park where Nationals is held. We really like our County operated campground and beach at Coon Forks, it's a 40 minute drive to and from the action. You get to go by the world's first cheese factory on a semi trailer, a great drive-in restaurant, and several bars and breakfast spots along the way.

I know of some nice pastures minutes from the soccer park. If you are a tent camper or off-grid RV I can ask around and try to find you a place to drop a tent or park your rig.

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answered Jun 8, 2012 by thingles Kubblic ❚ (6,110 points)
We looked into this a bit and it wasn't a great option for us. Most of the camping options were a 15+ minute drive from the action. Figured the driving overhead would be not so fun.