Shell Creek Campground
Shell Creek Campground is located off U.S. Highway 14, the Bighorn Scenic Byway. The campground is situated along Shell Creek and is close to the Adelaide Trailhead, which offers access to the Cloud Peak Wilderness. Shell Canyon and the Shell Falls Interpretive Site are less than five miles away.
At a Glance
|Current Conditions:||Open to self-supported camping, no water or trash collection|
|Reservations:||This site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777) or on-line.|
|Fees:||$17 per night. Additional vehicle $9. Limit 2 vehicles per site and 8 people per site. 8 reservable sites.|
|Open Season:||Memorial Day - Labor Day|
|Restrictions:||14 day stay limit|
|Closest Towns:||Shell, WY|
|Operated By:||Concessionaire: Gallatin Canyon Campgrounds|
|Information Center:||Host resides onsite, Medicine Wheel Ranger District|
From Shell, WY, travel east on Hwy 14 for about 17 miles. Then continue for 1.2 miles south on Forest System Road (FSR) 17.
Map showing recreational areas. Map Information
|No. of Sites||15 total sites (12 single sites, 2 tent only sites)|
|Reservation Info||This site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777) or on-line.|
|No. of Accessible sites||15 accessible sites|