Copper King Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

This campground is in a moist river bottom cedar forest (bring your bug repellent in June and July). Adjacent Thompson River offers fishing opportunities. Access for large vehicles can be challenging.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Plains-Thompson Falls Ranger District 406-826-3821
Reservations: No reservations are taken. The campground is first come, first served.
Fees No fee required
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Please view our Visitor Guidelines.
Closest Towns: Thompson Falls, Montana
Water: No drinking water available
Restroom: Vault toilets
Information Center: Plains/Thompson Falls Ranger District, 406-826-3821

General Information

Directions: From the town of Thompson Falls, travel east on state highway 200. Turn left (north) onto the paved Thompson River Road (do not take the graveled road).
General Notes: A picnic table and fire ring is available at each campsite. The campground road is not suitable for long vehicles or trailers. The group site is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

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KNOW BEFORE YOU GO

  • Click here to read current alerts and closures

  • Click here to learn about staying safe and following the rules of bear country.

  • Click here to find a map to take on your adventures.

  • Click here to find out more about obtaining permits or passes for certain activities on the forest.

  • Click here to find avalanche infornation

Location

 
  Latitude : 
47.61740

  Longitude : 
-115.18860

  Elevation : 
2500 feet

 



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