May Creek Campground

This campground is located off highway 43 located on a relatively flat ground supporting a dense stand of lodgepole pine.

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water
Fees: There is a $7 per night fee at this campground.
  • There is a 16 day stay limit.
  • Livestock is prohibited in the campground.
Closest Towns: Wisdom, MT
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Vault (see below)
Information Center: Wisdom Ranger District
Phone: (406) 689-3243

General Information


From Wisdom travel West on Highway 43 for approximately 17 miles.

General Notes:
  • The Big Hole National Battlefield is nearby and worth visiting.
  • There is no garbage service at this campground so please pack out what you pack in.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

No. of Sites 21
Reservation Info Sites are available on a first come, first served basis.
Fire Information There are established fire pits at each site. Firewood is not provided.
Fees: There is a $7 per night fee for this campground.

River and Stream Fishing

May Creek flows across the west side of the campground.

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

Day Hiking

There are trails in the area for hiking enthusiasts.

Viewing Wildlife

This is a popular place for viewing wildlife.

Viewing Scenery




XC Skiing/Snowshoeing



Camping trailer: Up to 30 feet
Picnic tables:
Tent camping: 21 sites
Toilets: Vault
Drinking water: During the summer months

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6300 feet