Buckboard Crossing Campground


Area Status: Open
Photo of a campsite at Buckboard Campground.

Buckboard Crossing Campground is located on the far northwest shore of Flaming Gorge Reservoir.

The campground is situated in a high desert landscape with sagebrush and a few scattered trees. Natural shade is minimal.

Campers are offered the convenience of an adjacent boat ramp, marina and fish cleaning station. Buckboard Marina has a boat ramp, boat rentals, fuel, slips, fishing licenses, bait and groceries. Non-campers can use the shower facilities for a small fee. A dump station and trash collection is located on-site.

Don't Move Firewood: Help prevent the spread of tree-killing pests in our national forests by obtaining firewood near your destination and burning it on-site.

Nearby Attractions: Flaming Gorge Dam offers guided tours of the working hydroelectric plant and the dam itself The adjacent visitor center contains area history exhibits.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Typical weather ranges from warm days to cool nights.
Operational Hours: Campround reservations are available from 5/11 to 9/2
Reservations: This campground does have some first come, first served sites. However, most sites can be reserved by calling 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777) or on-line at recreation.gov.
Area Amenities: Boat ramp,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees: $20/night for a single unit and $28/night for a single electric site.
  • Electricity is available at some sites for and an extra $8.00.
  • Sanitation Station to all users $6.00
  • Showers $4.00 fee for non-campers
The single site fee covers the cost of 1 vehicle. Each single site's maximum capacity is 2 vehicles. There will be an extra vehicle fee for the second vehicle collected on site. 2 vehicles = 1 sleeping unit (trailer, pop-up, pickup camper, RV, etc) + 1 passenger vehicle or 2 passenger vehicles. There is not room for 2 sleeping units.
Open Season: May - September
Usage: Light
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Flush Toilets
Operated By: Concessionaire

General Information

Directions:

On Highway 530, travel 25 miles south from Green River, Wyoming. Go 2 miles east on Forest Road 009 to the campground, adjacent to Buckboard Marina.


Parking:

All vehicles must fit on the designated parking spur.


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Campground Camping

Most sites have a cabana, picnic table, and fire ring. Some sites have a BBQ grill but no fire rings. All vehicles must fit on the designated parking spur.

General Info:

Parking

All vehicles must fit on the designated parking spur.


No. of Sites The campground consists of 58 single-family campsites, most of which can be reserved. 

RV Camping

Loop A sites 16, 20, 22, 24, 26, 30, 32, and 33 have electrical hookups. Site A30 is a pull through site. Some sites have a BBQ grill but no fire rings. All vehicles must fit on the designated parking spur.

Lake and Pond Fishing

Boating - Motorized

Fuel availability Buckboard Marina is adjacent.

Boating - Non-Motorized

Type of Craft canoe

Swimming

Waterskiing

Amenities

Camping trailer:
Picnic tables:
Tent camping:
Parking: All vehicles must be parked in a spur.
Toilets: Flushable
Boat ramp:
Drinking water:

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
41.24905

  Longitude : 
-109.597078

  Elevation : 
6100'