Red Shale Campground & Geocache Site

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

A campground on the Ashland Ranger District.


Camp sites: 14


Trash Pickup: No

Firewood: No

No Reservations: This campground does not use a reservation system, it is managed on a first-come, first-served basis. Be aware the campground may fill up on weekends & holidays during the summer months and you should arrive in the early afternoon to ensure there is a space available for the night. There is a 10 day stay limit.

Ashland District Office
Box 168, Hwy 212
Ashland, MT 59003
(406) 784-2344

At a Glance

Fees No Fees
Open Season: April - December
Usage: Medium
Best Season: Sept - November
Busiest Season: Sept. - November
Closest Towns: Ashland, MT
Water: No Water Available
Restroom: Vault Toliet (3)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


From Ashland, MT go 6 miles east on US 212. Campground will be on your left.


Open Mid April to the end of November


Largest Parking Spur 30'

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