The Dead Swede Campground, and the nearby Dead Swede Picnic Ground, are named for the gentleman whose grave is located there. The campground is located east of U.S. Highway 14, the Bighorn Scenic Byway. It's proximity to the South Tongue River makes it a popular area for anglers.
At a Glance
Closed until 2017.
This site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777) or on-line.
$16 per night. Additional vehicle $9. Limit 2 vehicles per site and 8 people per site. 13 sites reservable.
14 day stay limit
Concessionaire: Gallatin Canyon Campgrounds
Host resides onsite
Directions: From Dayton, take US 14 west 40.2 miles to Tie Flume/Dead Swede and FSR 26 signs. Turn left FSR 26 and go 4.7 miles; turn left into campground.