Red Cloud Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Pine ridge Ranger District  - Red Cloud Campground

The Red Cloud Campground is located on the west side of Hwy. #385 approximately 1 mile south of the main entrance of Chadron State Park. 

The Red Cloud Campground has picnic tables, parking pads, pedestal grills, fire rings, and vault toilets. No garbage service is available from mid-November to mid-May, so please pack it in and pack it out.

At a Glance

Reservations: No reservations are required.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets
Fees This is a fee campground from mid-May to mid-November, for $5.00 per night.  Fee envelopes and a collection box are provided near the entrance.
Water: No.
Restroom: Yes.

General Information

Directions: Travel eight miles south of Chadron on U.S. Highway 385 or 1 mile south of entrance to Chadron State Park.

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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Picnic tables, parking pads, fire rings and vault toilet.
Fire InformationCampfires are allowed, fire rings, grates, and grills are provided. Please don't bring in wood that may be infested by the Emerald Ash Borer.
No. of Accessible sites13
Sleeping ShelterNo.
Difficulty Level: Easy


Picnic tables
Fee charged for some activities
Tent camping

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