Beaverdam Campground and Picnic Area


Beaverdam Campground and Picnic Area is located in the Fleecer Mountain Range, approximately 20 miles south of Butte, west of Interstate 15. The campground has 15 units that will accommodate trailers up to 50 feet. There are five pull-through sites with the remaining desgined as back-in sites. Tent pads are available at most sites. Wood is generally able to be found within the campground area. The campground is located along Divide Creek providing opportunities for fishing and is also in close proximity to trails. Motorized trail opportunities include access to the Continental Divide National Scenic Trail along with other loop trails.

At a Glance

Reservations: The picnic area can be reserved by contacting the Butte-Jefferson Ranger District (406) 494-2147.
Area Amenities: Accessible,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees There is a $5.00 per night fee typically charged from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day.
Open Season: Memorial Day - Labor Day
Restrictions: 16 Day limit.
Closest Towns: Butte, MT
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Restroom
Information Center: Butte Ranger District
Phone: (406)494-2147

General Information


From Butte take I-15/I-90 west for approximately 7 miles. Merge onto I-15 south and continue for approximately 12 miles. Take the Feeley exit (no. 111) and drive west on Forest Service Road #96 (Divide Creek Road) for approximately 6 miles. The campground is on the left. The gravel road is suitable for passenger vehicle access.

General Notes:

The campground is typically open the Friday before Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. The campground is open on the shoulder season, but water and garbage are typically not available. During the spring and fall, the access road may be muddy or have patchy snow. Contact the Butte-Jefferson Ranger District for road condition information (406) 494-2147.

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Campground Camping

There are 15 developed sites that accommodate trailers up to 50 feet. Tent pads are available at most sites.

Fire InformationEach site has a fire ring.
No. of Sites15 sites

RV Camping

RVs are welcome.  There are 15 developed sites that accommodate trailers up to 50 feet. Please call (406) 494-2147 for information on hookups.

Size Restrictions50 feet maximum trailer length


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Camping trailer Maximum 50 feet
Picnic tables
Fee charged for some activities $5.00 per night
Tent camping 15 sites
Drinking water

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