Benchmark Campground

Area Status: Open

Benchmark Camping area is located approximately 30 miles west of Augusta, Montana. It has 25 campsites and available from Summer until Fall.

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

Reservations: Call the Rocky Mountain Ranger District for information regarding reservations for large groups. 
Area Amenities: Accessible,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees: $10/night for single unit & $5/night for extra vehicle
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Busiest Season: Mid-Summer
Restrictions: Follow food storage regulations, and pay attention to fire danger warnings. 
Closest Towns: Augusta, Montana
Water: Water Available
Restroom: Toilet Available
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Augusta Information Center - 406-562-3247
Rocky Mountain RD - 406-466-5341

General Information

Directions: From Augusta, go west on Forest Road 235 about 30 miles.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

No. of Sites 25 single site(s)
Reservation Info Not reservable
No. of Accessible sites None

River and Stream Fishing

Horse Camping

Horse Riding

Big Game Hunting



Camping trailer: 35' Max in 15 Units
Picnic tables:
Tent camping:
Parking: $5 per night for extra vehicle
Fee charged for some activities: $10 per night for camp space
Accessible: Toilets are accessible.
Drinking water:

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


  • Hunters With Disabilities
    These maps show access routes for hunters with disabilities that are licensed as required by the State of Montana. Access requirements and specifics are defined in the first page of this brochure.


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