Bottle Creek Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

No water or trash service in October.  Bottle Creek Campground campsites are first-come-first-serve.  The Bottle Creek Group Picnic Site is part of the campground and can be rented separately as a day use group site through or by calling toll free 1-877-444-6777.  Campground facilities include: 16 campsites (trailers less than 16 feet), picnic tables, toilets, drinking water, fire grates, and trash cans. Popular recreational activities iin the area nclude day hiking at Green Mountain Falls and Encampment River trails, fishing the Encampment and North Fork Encampment rivers, wildlife watching and driving over the Continental Divide. There is a 14 day stay limit in the campground.  Bottle Creek Campground is located in the Sierra Madre Range and is managed by the Brush Creek/Hayden Ranger District.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: No services, no fees October to June. Bring water and pack out your trash.  $10 per night per site.
Operational Hours: June through October, weather permitting. No water or trash service in October.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets
Fees $10 per night per site.   
Open Season: mid-June
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Encampment, WY
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet (3)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


From Encampment, take Wyoming Highway 70 west 5.8 miles to Hog Park Reservoir sign (NFSR 550). Turn left onto NFSR 550 and go 0.1 miles, then turn right at campground entrance and go 0.2 miles.

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Reservation InfoNot reservable
No. of Sites11 single site(s)
No. of Accessible sitesNone


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