Crystal Creek Campground

Area Status: Open
Crystal Creek Trailhead

Crystal Creek Campground is located along the Gros Ventre River and Crystal Creek, both designated Wild and Scenic Rivers for the spectacular surrounding scenery and excellent fishing opportunities. This is a small and peaceful campground that has several nearby options for hiking, biking and OHV riding.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Sites 1 - 3 are accessible, while sites 4 - 6 are damaged by river erosion and are unusable.  Overflow campground across road is Open and usable as well. Caution advised when recreating near river bank. 
Operational Hours: Campground will have water turned off, bathrooms locked, and no more trash service after closure date.  However, the gate will not be closed, and campground can still be used for no fee when all amenities are turned off.  If any amenities are left on, fees will still be collected.  When open, the campground (south side of teh road) is open to dispersed camping. The restroom is unlocked at that time. There is no water. Check the Kiosk at the campground for more information. 
Reservations: There are no reservations needed for this campground.
Area Amenities: Accessible, Tent camping, Camping trailer, Picnic tables, Toilets, Drinking water, Parking
Fees: $15/Night for single unit, 6 sites  $7 fee for extra 2nd vehicle, no more than 2 vehicles/ site
Open Season: - 09/08/2023
Usage: Light-Medium
Restrictions: Bear Food Storage and Sanitation Order No: 04-00-104
Closest Towns: Jackson, Wyoming
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Concessionaire

General Information

RV Size Accommodations for Crystal Creek Campground  
Site # RV Lenght (in feet) Notes:
1 22'  
2 22'  
3 22' Pull Through
4 22'  
5 24'  
7 20'  

RV Size Accommodations for Crystal Creek Overflow Campground

Site # RV Lenght (in feet) Notes:
1 32' +  
2 32' +  


Starting from the Town of Jackson, Wyoming, head North on United States Highway 189 (US-189 same as North Cache Street) traveling about 7 miles, then make a right turn onto Lower Gros Ventre Road for about 8 miles, you will be passing through the town of Kelly, Wyoming, then make a right on Gros Ventre River Road (Forest Road 30400). Travel on the Gros Ventre River Road for approximately 12 miles where you will see signage for Crystal Creek Campground on the left.

Approximate travel details from the Town of Jackson: 27 miles, 41 minutes.

General Notes:

Overview and Layout of Crystal Creek Campground  

Crystal Creek Small Layout


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Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Mountain Biking

Campground Camping

River and Stream Fishing

Day Hiking

OHV Trail Riding