Dry Wolf Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Total units:  25.  The campground is located along Dry Wolf Creek among meadows, spruce and fir trees at an elevation of 5900 feet. There are 25 campsites, 2 day-use sites, and a group use area (day use and group area are no fee, no camping.)  In addition, there is access to Trail 401 and two fishing platoforms in this scenie and tranquil area.  It was a Kiwanis Club project in 1930, and in 1937 it was improved by the Works Project Administration. The campground reflects all these influences plus improvements made by the Forest Service throughout the 2000s. The Bandbox Mountain surrounds the campground where marine fossils can be found. Fee charge of $15 per day per site. Limit of 10 people per site. Please limit your stay to 16 days.

Bears may frequent the area; keep all food out of sight in approved containers and remove all food from area after eating. Mandatory food storage is required.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: no water available
Area Amenities: Toilets
Fees $15/night for single unit.  No more than 10 people per site.
Usage: Light
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet (3), UNKNOWN Toilet (1)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


From Stanford, take US Highway 87 north 1.2 miles to Forest Access sign. Turn left at sign and go 4.3 miles to Y intersection. Bear right at intersection and go 15.7 miles to campground sign. Turn right into campground. All but the first mile is gravel and dirt and last 8 miles is single-lane.

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Toilets 3 vault toilets

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