Yaak River Campground

Yaak River Campground Sign

The Yaak River Campground is located 7 miles northwest of Troy on Hwy 2. The campground has 44 sites, including one host site, with tables and firerings.  Seven sites are pull throughs most offering an average lenght of 32'. Amenities include potable water, vault toilets and access to two rivers. The campground is divided in half by the Yaak River, the camphosts are located on the east side of the campground along with a group area that can be rented for the day. To reserve the group area contact Recreation.gov or the Three Rivers Ranger District at 406-295-4693. Yaak River Campground Site Map

At a Glance

Operational Hours: The campground is managed from May through September, but is available all year to visitors. Access is dependent upon weather conditions.
Reservations: All sites are on a first come first serve basis The day use group area can be reserved by contacting Recreation.gov or by calling the Ranger District office at 406-295-4693
Fees: $16.00 daily fee per single site 50% discount with US Golden Age/Access or Interagency Senior/Access Passes $60.00 daily fee for the group site
Open Season: May
  • Fireworks are not allowed on National Forest System Lands.
  • 16 day stay limit on National Forest System Lands.
  • Pets are welcome but must be leashed
Closest Towns: Troy, Montana
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilets
Operated By: Forest Service

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

RV Camping

River and Stream Fishing

Boating - Non-Motorized

Yaak River is popular with kayakers and canoeists during the spring and early summer.

Kootenai River is always popular amongst rafters for enjoyable scenic floats from Troy to Bonners Ferry.

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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