Forest-wide stay limit: Camping in an area, campsite, or developed campground is limited to 16 accumulated days within any 30 day period.
The Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest has a mandatory forest-wide Food Storage Order.
Food Storage Requirements2014 Food Storage Order
Check with the Madison Ranger District at 406-842-5432
Madison Ranger District
From Sheridan go east on Mill Creek Road for about 13 miles. Road conditions can be an issue so the road is not recommended for those with trailers. Please call for specific road conditions.
There is no garbage service at this area so please pack out what you pack in.
There is no garbage service at this campground so please pack out what you pack in.
There are bears in the area so there is a mandatory Food Storage Order in effect annually from March 1 through December 1.
There are many hiking opportunities near the campground.
There is a day use area at this site. There is no garbage service here so please pack out what you pack in.
Branham Lakes is a fun place to swim in the summertime, but the water is still cold so be prepared.
Boating - Non-Motorized
There is a boat launch here and this is a great place for canoeing or lake kayaking. Road conditions can be an issue for those hauling boats so please call ahead for detailed road condition information.