Bow River Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

No trash service or water after September.  Bow River Campground is located beside the Medicine Bow River. Facilities include 13 campsites (small trailers only), picnic tables, fire rings, one vault toilet and trash service.   All sites are first-come-first-serve.  The Medicine Bow River, Sand Lake and Turpin Reservoir offer fishing opportunities nearby. Trails in the area include Rock Creek, Sheep Lake, and Crater Lake Trails.  ATVs can explore the Campbell Lake ATV loop after July1, approximately 9 miles south of the campground.  There is a 14 day stay limit in the campground.


At a Glance

Current Conditions: NO trash service or water after September. Bring water and pack out your trash. $10 per night per site.
Operational Hours: June through October, weather permitting.
Fees $10 per night per site . 
Open Season: June - October
Usage: Medium
Closest Towns: Saratoga, WY
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet (2)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


From Saratoga, take WY 130 east 20.1 miles to North Brush Creek Rd/ Forest Road 100. Turn left and go 19.8 miles to the Bow River campground sign. Turn right into campground.

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Reservation InfoNot reservable
No. of Sites13 single site(s)
No. of Accessible sitesNone


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