Peninsula Dispersed Campground and Recreation Area

Area Status: Open

12 dispersed camping sites with fire rings along the Clark Fork River near fishing, rafting, and swimming opportunities. No water or trash receptacles are available - Pack it in/Pack it out.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Open year long, snow dependent.

No reservations are taken. The campground is first come, first served.
Reservations: No reservations.  First come, first serve.
Fees: No fees
Open Season: - Open year-round, not plowed.
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Restrictions: Bear Safety and Food Storage Requirements Information
Closest Towns: St. Regis or Plains, Montana
Water: No drinking water available
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Superior Ranger District 406-822-4233

General Information


From I-90 take St. Regis Exit 33, travel approximately 11.5 miles northeast on Highway 135 and turn right and follow the road to the campsites. From Highway 200 turn southwest onto Highway 135 and travel 10.5 miles, passing Ferry Landing, and turn left into the Peninsula area following road signs.
Interactive Forest Visitor Map

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

Dispersed campsites

Dispersed Camping

River and Stream Fishing

Boating - Non-Motorized


Related Information

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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