Hunter Peak Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

Photograph of Hunter Peak Campground

The Hunter Peak Campground has 10 campsites and sits on the banks of the Clarks Fork of the Yellowstone River, offering outstanding fishing opportunities. The Clarks Fork Trailhead is located across the highway. The Northeast Entrance to Yellowstone National Park is about 24 miles northwest of the campground via the Beartooth All-American Road.

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

Notes: Maximum spur 32 feet.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Campground opens May 22, 2020
Reservations: Reservations for the Hunter Peak Campground can be made at
Fees $15/Night for single unit
Open Season: May 22, 2020
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Special Order 04-00-104 related to food storage and sanitation applies.
Closest Towns: Cooke City, Montana
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet(s)
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Clarks Fork Ranger District in Cody, telephone 307.527.6921

General Information

Directions: From Cody, take State Highway 120 north for 16 miles. Turn left onto State Highway 296, the Chief Joseph Scenic Highway and proceed about 43 miles to the campground.

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Campground Camping

No. of Sites10 single site(s)
Reservation InfoThis site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777) or on-line at
No. of Accessible sitesNone


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