Burning Coal Vein Campground

  

Enjoy the scenic lookout from the Columnar Juniper area or the Ponderosa Pines just south and west of the campground.

 

At a Glance

Reservations: First-come, first-served. No reservations are accepted.
Fees $10 per night. Payments can be placed in the fee tube located at the entrance to the campground; payments must be made immediately upon selecting a site.
Restrictions: Stay limit of 14 consecutive days. No livestock facilities.
Closest Towns: Halfway between Amidon and Medora
Water: Drinking water with a hand pump
Restroom: Accessible, unisex vault toilet
Information Center: Medora Ranger District office, 701-227-7800

General Information

Parking:

Parking pads up to 60-feet long.


Directions:

Approximately 30 miles south of Medora, ND on Forest Highway Road 3 and one mile south of Forest Road 772. Some areas of access to the campground pass through private land. Please respect private landowners and stay on the road.


Recreation Map

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Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Hiking

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Day Hiking

A Maah Daah Hey trailhead is located at this campground.

Backpacking

A Maah Daah Hey trailhead is located at this campground.


Nature Viewing

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
46.597678

  Longitude : 
-103.443906

 



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