Elk Fork Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Photograph of Elk Fork Campground

This campground hosts 13 sites along the Shoshone River. From the campground Elk Fork trail follows Elk Creek into the Washakie Wilderness. Corrals are provided at the trailhead.

16-day stay limit
Water: Not available
This site is not accessible to persons with mobility impairments
No cell service

Notes: Horse corrals and trailer parking are available. Maximum spur 22 feet.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Open year round.
Operational Hours: Campground is open.
Reservations: No
Fees $10 fee per night begins in May when services begin and ends at the end of September when services stop.
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Special Order 04-00-104 related to food storage and sanitation applies.
Closest Towns: Cody, Wyoming
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet(s)
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Wapiti Ranger District in Cody, telephone 307.527.6921

General Information


From Cody, travel west on U.S. Highway 14/16/20 for 28 miles to the campground. (This campground is about 25 miles from the East Entrance of Yellwostone National Park)

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