Dinner Station Campground and Picnic Area


Dinner Station Campground is a hillside campground covering 5 acres along Birch Creek.

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water
Fees There is a per night fee for group use.
Restrictions: As a visitor to the National Forests, you must follow certain rules to protect the Forest and the natural environment, and to ensure your health and safety. 
Closest Towns: Dillon, MT
Restroom: Vault (see below)
Information Center: Dillon Ranger District
Phone: (406) 683-3900

General Information


Travel North on I-15 from Dillon for 12 miles.  Take the Apex exit and continue West for approximately 11.5 miles on Birch Creek Road.

General Notes:
  • There is no garbage service at the area.  Please pack out what you pack in.
  • Pets are allowed but must be on a leash at all times.

General Notes:
  • There is no water at this campground.  Guest are advised to bring their own. Any water taken from streams or springs must be treated prior to consumption.
  • There is no cell phone coverage in the area.
  • There is no garbage service at the campground so please pack out what you pack in.

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River and Stream Fishing

There area  number of streams in the area that provide nice fishing opportunities.

Permit: Please check with Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks for licensing and permit information.


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Picnic tables
Drinking water
Toilets Vault (No showers) Accessible
Fee charged for some activities There is a fee for groups
Tent camping 8 sites
Camping trailer Up to 16 feet

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7200 feet