Island Lake Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

This beautiful high mountain lake campground has 21 newly remodeled sites. There is always plenty to do at this campground; hiking, fishing, wildlife viewing, and beautiful wildflowers galore.

 16-day stay limit

Water: Available

This site is not accessible to persons with mobility impairments.

No cell service

Notes: Maximum spur 32 feet. Boat ramp closed until winter ice clears.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Campground is closed for 2014.
Reservations: No
Area Amenities: Boat ramp,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees $15/Night for single unit
Open Season: July 1, 2015 - Sept. 14, 2015
Restrictions: Special Order 04-00-104 related to food storage and sanitation applies.
Closest Towns: Cooke City, MT
Water: Yes
Restroom: Vault Toilet(s)
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Clarks Fork Ranger District in Cody, telephone 307.527.6921

General Information


From Cody, take State Highway 120 north for 16 miles. Turn left onto State Highway 296, the Chief Joseph Scenic Highway. Proceed about 46 miles to the junction with U.S. Highway 212. Turn right onto Highway 212, which is the Beartooth All-American Highway, and continue about 20 miles to the Island Lake Campground, which will be on the left.

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