Threemile Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

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This campground hosts 21 sites along the North Fork of the Shoshone River. It's located between the Washakie and Absaroka Wilderness areas. A nearby point of interest is Pahaska Teepee and Buffalo Bill's hunting lodge.

16-day stay limit
Food storage, garbage collection, vault toilets  available
Water: Available
This site is not accessible to persons with mobility impairments
No cell service

Notes: Camping is restricted to visitors with hard-sided campers only. No tents or pop-ups are allowed in these campgrounds due to grizzly bear activity. Be prepared to store food properly. Maximum spur 60 feet and three pull-through sites

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Restrictions: Due to grizzly bear activity, hard-sided camping only.
Operational Hours: Restrictions: Due to frequent grizzly bear activity within Threemile Campground and the resulting high potential for human-bear interactions, camping will be restricted to hard-sided units only (no tents or pop-up campers). The goal of this restriction is to improve public safety.
Reservations: You can reserve a site at Threemile Campground at
Fees $15/Night for single unit
Open Season: July 1, 2016 - Sept. 8, 2016
Usage: Medium
Restrictions: Special Order 04-00-104 related to food storage and sanitation applies. Camping is restricted to hard-sided campers only. No tents or pop-ups are allowed in Threemile Campground due to grizzly bear activity.
Closest Towns: Cody, Wyoming
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet(s)
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Wapiti Ranger District in Cody, telephone 307.527.6921

General Information


From Cody, travel west on U.S. Highway 14/16/20 for 50 miles to the campground. (This campground is about 3 miles from the East Entrance of Yellowstone National Park)

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Reservation Info This site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777) or on-line at
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No. of Sites 21 single site(s)
No. of Accessible sites None


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