McCrea Bridge Campground

Area Status: Closed
McCree Bridge Campground Sign

McCrea Bridge Campground is located on the backwaters of beautiful Island Park Reservoir in Island Park, Idaho at an elevation of 6,200 feet. A mixed growth lodgepole pine forest provides partial shade and summer wildflowers are abundant. Island Park Reservoir offers boating, waterskiing, fishing, kayaking, and canoeing, as well as boat ramps and fish cleaning stations. McCrea's Bridge Campground is located on the north end of Island Park Reservoir. It has 19 single units and 4 double units. Fishing is good and there is a boat ramp.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Campground is open.
Operational Hours: The campground is open from late May until September.
Reservations: This site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777  or on-line at
Area Amenities: Boat ramp,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water
Fees: Single Family Campsites
     $15.00/day use or overnight
Double Site
     $30.00/day use or overnight
IA Senior Pass – Single Family Site
       $7.50/day use or overnight
Second Vehicle Charge  - $7.00/car
Open Season: May
Usage: Medium
Restrictions: No ATVs or OHVs. No horses. No discharge of firearms or fireworks. Pets must be leashed. Maximum of 8 people and 2 vehicles allowed per site.
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Concessionaire

General Information


From West Yellowstone, Montana, take Highway 20 south for 27 miles, turn right (west) at the Elk Creek Service Station, travel 2 miles to the campground entrance.

General Notes:

Island Park Reservoir was created by an earthfilled dam built in 1938. The dam is 91 feet high and 1250 feet long. Various species of fish abound in the reservoir. The reservoir provides boating, fishing, and water skiing opportunities.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

"Click here to see the Campground Site Map"

No. of Sites 24
Reservation Info
Fire Information yes
Sleeping Shelter no

RV Camping

River and Stream Fishing




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Toilets: 3 toilet buildings
Boat ramp: 1 boat ramp
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