Cave Falls Campground

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This campgrond is situated on the banks of Fall River in Wyoming along the south border of Yellowstone National Park.  Cave Falls Campground has 23 single site units and a terrific area for fishing. Each campsite has fire rings, grills and picnic tables.  Located throughout the campground are vault toilets, water faucets, bear proof storage boxes, and a dumpster.  The campground is located in grizzly bear habitat that requires special precautions be taken with food storage.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: The campground is open for late season camping with limited services. 
Reservations: This campground is under concessionaire management. Sites are on a first come first serve basis.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Toilets,Drinking water
Fees Single Site - $10.00/day use or overnight
Second Vehicle Charge - $5.00/car
Open Season: June - September
Usage: Light
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Toilet (3)
Operated By: Concessionaire

General Information

Directions:

From Highway 20 at Ashton, ID, go through the town heading east on State Highway 47 for 5.7 miles. Turn right onto E 1400 N/Cave Falls Rd and drive for 17.6 miles. Approximately 12 miles of this road is dirt.


General Notes:

Cave Falls Campground is located on the banks of Fall River which is swift and deep in the area of the campground. The entrance to the Bechler Ranger Station (the only entry to the southwestern portion of Yellowstone National Park) is two miles west and north of the campground. Bechler provides only non-motorized access to Yellowstone National Park - hiking and horse use. Permits are required for overnight stays in the Park and these may be obtained at the Bechler Ranger Station along with fishing licenses. For more information call the park headquarters at 1-307-344-7381.
 

Cave Falls is about two miles past the campground and is located in Yellowstone National Park and is accessible by vehicle. There are two parking areas. From the upper parking area you can view Cave Falls from above and several trails lead into the park. The lower parking area is a small loop where you can park and take a short trail down to the falls. The cave itself is blocked from a rock avalanche and is not available to explore.
 


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General Notes:

Cave Falls Campground is located on the banks of Fall River which is swift and deep in the area of the campground. The entrance to the Bechler Ranger Station (the only entry to the southwestern portion of Yellowstone National Park) is two miles west and north of the campground. Bechler provides only non-motorized access to Yellowstone National Park - hiking and horse use. Permits are required for overnight stays in the Park and these may be obtained at the Bechler Ranger Station along with fishing licenses. For more information call the park headquarters at 1-307-344-7381.
 

Cave Falls is about two miles past the campground and is located in Yellowstone National Park and is accessible by vehicle. There are two parking areas. From the upper parking area you can view Cave Falls from above and several trails lead into the park. The lower parking area is a small loop where you can park and take a short trail down to the falls. The cave itself is blocked from a rock avalanche and is not available to explore.
 


General Notes:

Cave Falls Campground is located on the banks of Fall River which is swift and deep in the area of the campground. The entrance to the Bechler Ranger Station (the only entry to the southwestern portion of Yellowstone National Park) is two miles west and north of the campground. Bechler provides only non-motorized access to Yellowstone National Park - hiking and horse use. Permits are required for overnight stays in the Park and these may be obtained at the Bechler Ranger Station along with fishing licenses. For more information call the park headquarters at 1-307-344-7381.


Cave Falls is about two miles past the campground and is located in Yellowstone National Park and is accessible by vehicle. There are two parking areas. From the upper parking area you can view Cave Falls from above and several trails lead into the park. The lower parking area is a small loop where you can park and take a short trail down to the falls. The cave itself is blocked from a rock avalanche and is not available to explore.
 


Overview/Background:

Cave Falls Campground is located on the banks of Fall River which is swift and deep in the area of the campground. The entrance to the Bechler Ranger Station (the only entry to the southwestern portion of Yellowstone National Park) is two miles west and north of the campground. Bechler provides only non-motorized access to Yellowstone National Park - hiking and horse use. Permits are required for overnight stays in the Park and these may be obtained at the Bechler Ranger Station along with fishing licenses. For more information call the park headquarters at 1-307-344-7381.


Cave Falls is about two miles past the campground and is located in Yellowstone National Park and is accessible by vehicle. There are two parking areas. From the upper parking area you can view Cave Falls from above and several trails lead into the park. The lower parking area is a small loop where you can park and take a short trail down to the falls. The cave itself is blocked from a rock avalanche and is not available to explore.
 


General Notes:

Cave Falls Campground is located on the banks of Fall River which is swift and deep in the area of the campground. The entrance to the Bechler Ranger Station (the only entry to the southwestern portion of Yellowstone National Park) is two miles west and north of the campground. Bechler provides only non-motorized access to Yellowstone National Park - hiking and horse use. Permits are required for overnight stays in the Park and these may be obtained at the Bechler Ranger Station along with fishing licenses. For more information call the park headquarters at 1-307-344-7381.


Cave Falls is about two miles past the campground and is located in Yellowstone National Park and is accessible by vehicle. There are two parking areas. From the upper parking area you can view Cave Falls from above and several trails lead into the park. The lower parking area is a small loop where you can park and take a short trail down to the falls. The cave itself is blocked from a rock avalanche and is not available to explore.
 


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No. of Sites23

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Amenities

Camping trailer
Toilets 3 toilet buidlings
Tent camping
Drinking water
Fire Danger Level: Low
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Location

 
  Latitude : 
44.12922313
  Longitude : 
-111.0150756
  Elevation : 
6200