Six Mile Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

No services after October. Six Mile Gap Campground is 2 miles off State Highway 230 and provides easy access to the North Platte River and Platte River Wilderness. Campground has six tent sites and three pull-thru sites. Facilities include picnic tables, drinking water, toilets, fire grates, trash service and trailhead parking. There is a 14 day stay limit.  A separate parking area is available for hikers and river floaters. Popular activities near this campground include floating the North Platte River and hiking the Platte River Trail. 

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Open with water and toilets. No trash service after September. 
Operational Hours: Open Memorial Day weekend through October.  
Reservations: No reservable sites.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables
Fees $10 per night per site. 
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Closest Towns: Encampment, WY
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


From Encampment take Highway 230 southeast for approximately 27 miles to Forest Road #492. Turn left onto 492 and travel two miles to Six Mile Campground.

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Reservation InfoNot reservable
No. of Sites9 single site(s)
No. of Accessible sites1 of 9


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