Beartooth Lake Campground

Area Status: Closed
Photograph of Beartooth Lake Campground

The Beartooth Lake Campground has 21 sites and is located near many beautiful mountain lakes. Water is available at the campground, and there is a nearby store for supplies. There is no cell service available. This site is not accessible to persons with mobility impairments. 

Maximum spur 32 feet.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Tentatively opens on June 30, 2023
Reservations: First come, first serve
Fees: $15/Night for single unit
Open Season: June of 2024
Usage: Heavy
  • Special Order 04-00-104 related to food storage and sanitation applies.
  • 16-day stay limit. 
Closest Towns: Cooke City, Montana
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet(s)
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Clarks Fork Ranger District in Cody, WY 307.527.6921

General Information


From Cody, WY take State Highway 120 north for 16 miles. Turn left onto State Highway 296, the Chief Joseph Scenic Highway. Proceed about 46 miles to the junction with U.S. Highway 212. Turn right onto Highway 212, which is the Beartooth All-American Highway, and continue about 8 miles to the Beartooth Campground, which will be on the left.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

No. of Sites 21 single site(s)
Reservation Info Not reservable
No. of Accessible sites None

Lake and Pond Fishing

Day Hiking


Viewing Wildlife

Viewing Scenery

Boating - Motorized

Motorized boat use is allowed on Beartooth Lake.

Boating - Non-Motorized

Quick Links

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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