Canyon Creek Campground and Picnic Area

  

This is a small campground with 3 tent sites near the Wise River in the Pioneer Mountains.

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets
Fees There is no fee ($0.00) for this campground.
Closest Towns: Melrose, MT
Water: None
Restroom: Vault (see below)
Information Center: Wise River Ranger District
Phone: (406)832-3178

General Information

Directions:

From Melrose travel West on Forest Road 187 for about 13 miles, then turn southeast on Forest Road 7401 for approximately 4.5 miles to the campground.


General Notes:
  • There is no water available.  Guests must bring their own drinking water.  Any water from streams or springs must be treated prior to consumption.
  • There is no garbage service at the campground so please pack out what you pack in.

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Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Fishing

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River and Stream Fishing

There are many opportunities for brook trout as well as rainbow and cuttroat trout in rivers streams in the area.

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

Hiking

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Nature Viewing

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Picnicking

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Amenities

Picnic tables
Toilets Vault (No showers)
Tent camping 3 sites
Camping trailer Up to 18 feet

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
45.62355

  Longitude : 
-112.94217

  Elevation : 
7300 feet

 



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