This campground is named after an early homesteader, the "Wild Man of the Mountains" George Pettingill. His grave is nearby. He is widely admired in the area although he was somewhat of a hermit. The campground is located where the Wise River meets Pettengill Creek.
At a Glance
Tent camping,Camping trailer,Toilets,Drinking water
There is a per night fee for this campground.
Wise River, MT
Vault (see below)
Wise River Ranger District
The campground is located 10 miles south of Wise River on Pioneer Mountains Scenic Byway Road 73.