Pigeon Creek Campground

Area Status: Open

Pigeon Creek Campground is located on the eastside of the Highland Mountain Range, approximately 20 miles east of Butte, MT. The campground has 6 units that will accommodate tents only. The road leading to the campground is narrow with sharp turns making it hard to pull a trailer to the site.

At a Glance

Reservations: N/A
Area Amenities: Tent camping, Toilets, Drinking water
Fees: N/A
Open Season: Memorial Day weekend
Restrictions: 16 day stay limit Food Storage Requirements
Closest Towns: Butte, MT
Water: No
Restroom: Yes
Information Center: Butte-Jefferson Ranger District
Phone: 406-494-2147

General Information


From Butte, take MT Highway 2 for approximately 15 miles. turn right onto Forest Service Road #668 (Fish Creek Road) and continue for approximately 5 miles. The campground will be on the left. The road is a gravel road suitable for passenger vehicle access; however, trailers are not recommended as the road is narrow and steep with sharp turns.

General Notes:

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The campground is typically open Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day depending on weather. During the spring and late fall the access road may be muddy or have patchy snow. Contact the Butte Ranger District for road condition information.

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Campground Camping

Pigeon Creek campground has 6 units that will accommodate tents only. There is no water available.

No. of Sites 6
Reservation Info Sites are available on a first come, first served basis.


Tent camping: 6 sites
Toilets: Vault
Drinking water:

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