Canyon Creek Campground


This is a small campground with 3 tent sites near the west of Melrose 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


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. 
  • There is no garbage service at the campground. Pack out what you pack in.

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Camping & Cabins

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River and Stream Fishing

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

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


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Nature Viewing

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Picnic tables
Toilets Vault
Tent camping 3 sites
Camping trailer Up to 18 feet
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7300 feet