Curtis Canyon Campground

Area Status: Open
Curtis Canyon Campground Trail Sign

Curtis Canyon Campground is a great place to camp if you want to be close to town but still off the beaten path. This wooded campground is located above the National Elk Refuge and a quick walk from your campsite will reward you with amazing views of the Refuge and the Teton mountain range. Hiking and horseback riding are all easy to achieve just minutes from the campground.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Curtis Canyon campground will be half price as on May 31, 2024 until the pipe is fixed and the water is turned on. 
Reservations: No reservations for this campground.
Area Amenities: Accessible, Tent camping, Camping trailer, Picnic tables, Toilets, Drinking water, Parking
Fees: $20/Night for single unit, $7 fee for extra 2nd vehicle, no more than 2 vehicles/ site. After seasonal closure, use is still permitted however no services (trash, toilet etc) will be provided, please plan accordingly.
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Bear Food Storage and Sanitation Order No: 04-00-104 Teton Interagency Fire (external Link)
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Closest Towns: Jackson, Wyoming (8 miles)
Water: Two Water Hydrants
Restroom: Two Double Vault Toilets
Operated By: Concessionaire

General Information

RV Size Accomodations for the Curtis Canyon Campground: 
Site # RV Length (in Feet) Notes:
1 16'  
2   Host Site
3 16'  
4 20' Pull Through
5 20'  
6 16'  
7 20' Pull Through
8 20'  
9 24'  
10 20'  
11 18'  
12 24'  


Starting from the Town of Jackson, Wyoming, head east on United States Highway 189 (US-189/West Broadway Avenue) for approximately 1 mile. At the end of West Broadway Avenue, turn left onto North Elk Refuge Road and continue on the road for approximately 3 miles, then make the first left turn to continue on National Elk Refuge Road 2240. After 1 mile, take the first road to the right and go 3 miles where you will see signage for Curtis Canyon Campground on the right.

Approximate travel details from the Town of Jackson: 8 miles, 16 minutes.

General Notes:
Curtis Canyon Campground Overview and Layout: 
Curtis Campground Layout
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Recreation Map

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Campground Camping

Day Hiking

Horse Riding