Campgrounds in the Bighorn National Forest of Wyoming

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Medicine Lodge State Archeological Site is located a short distance from Hyattville, Wyoming and is a great archeological site with many petroglyphs, but also has a very nice campground with a stream running through it. Sites are $17.00 for out of staters. Reservations can be made at:
https://wyomingstateparks.reserveamerica.com/campinghome.page




Shell Creek Campground  is located just off the Bighorn Scenic Byway (U.S. Highway 14) at an elevation of 7,500 feet. It is rated 5 stars by 51% of it's users.

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude)
44.55028, -107.51472
44°33'1"N, 107°30'53"W

32 miles east of Greybull Wyoming on U.S. Highway 14. Turn onto Paintrock Lakes Road (Forest Road 17). Shell Creek Campground is 1.5 miles from the turnoff.




Tie Flume Campground has 27 sites and is a great campground in a great  location with plenty to do fishing, hiking, and lots of roads to explore. At an elevation of 8,400 feet it is rated 5 stars by 79% of its users. It is a very popular campground I would reserve a site ahead of time. 

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude)
44.71528, -107.46139
44°42'55"N, 107°27'41"W

From Burgess Junction or Greybull take HWY 14 to Forest RD 26 and go 2 miles to the campground at the junction of Forest RD 16.





Dead Swede is another great campground only a few  miles from Tie Flume it has 21 camp sites the ones on the lower half are near the creek. At an elevation of 8,400 feet it is rated 5 star by 76% of its users. It is a very popular campground I would reserve a site ahead of time.

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude)
44.68917, -107.44667
44°41'21"N, 107°26'48"W

From Burgess Junction or Greybull take HWY 14 to Forest RD 26 and go about 5 miles east to the campground.



Porcupine Campground is on HWY 14A and would be the first campground that you would come to after you get on top of the mountain coming from Lovell take Forest Rd 13 1.6 miles. At an elevation of 8,900 feet it is rated 5 stars by 46% of it's users.

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude)
44.83083, -107.85833
44°49'51"N, 107°51'30"W

From Lovell, Wyoming, take U.S. Highway 14A (not U.S. Highway 14) 33 miles east, then 1.6 miles north on Forest Road 13. The highway has a 10% grade. From Dayton, Wyoming, take U.S. Highway 14/14A west 73 miles via Burgess Junction. This is the recommended route for RVs and motor homes.



                                                                                                                                                  
              
BALD MOUNTAIN CAMPGROUND
Bald Mountain Campground is located along the Medicine Wheel Passage Scenic Byway (U.S. Highway 14A), 33 miles east of Lovell, Wyoming.
At an elevation of 9,200 feet.
It is rated 5 stars by 57% of it's users.

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
44.80417, -107.86
44°48'15"N, 107°51'36"W

From Lovell, Wyoming, take U.S. Highway 14A (not U.S. Highway 14) 33 miles east. The highway has a 10% grade.

From Dayton, Wyoming, take U.S. Highway 14/14A west 73 miles via Burgess Junction. This is the recommended route for RVs and motorhomes



North Tongue Campground is located just off  U.S. Highway 14 near the Burgess Junction at an elevation of 8,400 feet. It is rated 5 stars by 74% of it's users.

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude)
44.78056, -107.53306
44°46'50"N, 107°31'59"W
 
  
From Dayton, Wyoming: Travel 29 miles west on U.S. Highway 14. At Burgess Junction, turn right on Burgess Overlook Road (Forest Road 15), where U.S. Highway 14A begins. Continue 1.5 miles to the campground.

Prune Creek Campground is located along U.S. Highway 14 near the Burgess Junction at an elevation of 7,700 feet. It is rated 5 stars by 78% of it's users.

 GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude)
44.76889, -107.46861
44°46'8"N, 107°28'7"W 
Located 26 miles southwest of Dayton, Wyoming along U.S. Highway 14.

Sibley Lake Campground is located at Sibley Lake along U.S. Highway 14) near the Burgess Junction at an elevation of 7,900 feet. 
It is rated 5 stars by 79% of it's users.

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude)
44.77139, -107.44306
44°46'17"N, 107°26'35"W

From Dayton, Wyoming take US Highway 14 southwest about 25 miles to the campground.

    

  Campgrounds on the Cloud Peak Scenic Skyway 

LEIGH CREEK CAMPGROUNDIs located about 35 miles east of Worland, Wyoming, on the west side of scenic Cloud Peak Skyway
It is rated 5 stars by 69% of it's users.

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
44.08088, -107.3136
44°4'51"N, 107°18'49"W

From Ten Sleep, WY, drive 7.5 miles on Hwy 16 to FSR 018 (WY Hwy 436). Bear right and travel nearly 1 more mile to the campground.
 


BOULDER PARK CAMPGROUND
32 sites
Boulder Park Campground is located about 50 miles east of Worland, Wyoming on the west side of scenic Cloud Peak Skyway, near the Cloud Peak Wilderness area.
Rated 5 stars by 79% of it's users

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
44.16333, -107.25222
44°9'48"N, 107°15'8"W

From Worland, Wyoming: Take U.S. Highway 16 east for 48 miles, then turn onto West Tensleep Lake Road (Forest Road 27) and travel 0.5 miles west. Campground is on the left.

From Buffalo, Wyoming: Take U.S. Highway 16 west for 43 miles then turn onto West Tensleep Lake Road (Forest Road 27) and travel 0.5 miles west. 










ISLAND PARK CAMPGROUND
Is located in pine and spruce forest on West Tensleep Creek near West Tensleep Lake . Located 21 miles northeast of Ten Sleep, Wyoming, and 55 east of Worland, Wyoming, on US Hwy 16
It is rated 5 stars by 63% of it's users.

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
44.20528, -107.23722
44°12'19"N, 107°14'14"W

Drive 21 miles northeast of Ten Sleep, Wyoming, on US Highway 16; then go 3 miles north on FSR 27. From Buffalo, Wyoming, travel west 42 miles on US Hwy 16 to FSR 27 (at Deer Haven Lodge), turn right onto FSR 27 and go 3 miles north to campground.




WEST TENSLEEP LAKE CAMPGROUND
Is located on West Tensleep Lake on the west side of scenic Cloud Peak Skyway
It is rated 5 stars by 74% of it's users.

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
44.25833, -107.21583
44°15'30"N, 107°12'57"W

From Worland, Wyoming, take U.S. Highway 16 east 49 miles. Take West Tensleep Road (Forest Road 27) seven miles to campground.




SITTING BULL CAMPGROUND
41 Sites
Is located 51 miles east of Worland, Wyoming on the west side of scenic Cloud Peak Skyway, near the Cloud Peak Wilderness Area.
Rated 5 stars by 78% of it's users

Getting There:
GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
44.18361, -107.20889
44°11'1"N, 107°12'32"W

From Ten Sleep, Wyoming: Take Hwy 16 east for approximately 20 miles to Forest Service Road 432. Turn left on FSR 432 and continue about a mile to campground. 



 
LAKEVIEW CAMPGROUND
20 Sites
Lakeview Campground is located on Meadowlark Lake about 50 miles east of Worland, Wyoming on the west side of scenic Cloud Peak Skyway, near the Cloud Peak Wilderness Area.
Rated stars by 68% of it's users

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
44.1775, -107.21611
44°10'39"N, 107°12'58"W

From Worland, Wyoming, take U.S. Highway 16 east for 52 miles. 


  

LOST CABIN CAMPGROUND
Is located 29 miles west of Buffalo, Wyoming on the east side of scenic Cloud Peak Skyway
It is rated 5 stars by 61% of it's users.

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
44.14833, -106.95306
44°8'54"N, 106°57'11"W

From Buffalo, Wyoming, take U.S. Highway 16 southwest about 27 miles. 






                                                                                                                                      

DOYLE CREEK CAMPGROUND
Is located 30 miles west of Buffalo, Wyoming, on the east side of scenic Cloud Peak Skyway
It is rated 5 stars by 61% of it's users.

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
44.073, -106.988
44°4'23"N, 106°59'17"W

From Buffalo, WY, take US Hwy 16 west 24 miles to County Rt. 3 (Hazelton Road). Turn left onto Hazelton Rd., and go 6.2 miles to campground turn off. Turn left and go 0.3 miles. 







 


SOUTH FORK CAMPGROUND 
Is located 15 miles west of Buffalo, Wyoming on the east side of scenic Cloud Peak Skyway
It is rated 5 stars by 77% of it's users.

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
44.28, -106.94528
44°16'48"N, 106°56'43"W

From Buffalo, Wyoming, take U.S. Highway 16 west for 15 miles to Forest Service Road 337. Follow Forest Service Road 337 east for .25 miles to the campground. 








TIE HACK CAMPGROUND 

Is located close to Tie Hack Reservoir, just 15 miles west of Buffalo, Wyoming on the east side of scenic Cloud Peak Skyway
It is rated 5 stars by 80% of it's users.

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
44.28306, -106.94278
44°16'59"N, 106°56'34"W

Take US Hwy. 16 west from Buffalo, Wyoming for about 12 miles. Then take Tie Hack Reservoir Road (FDR #21) about 0.5 miles to the campground. 






CIRCLE PARK CAMPGROUND
Is located about 15 miles west of Buffalo, Wyoming, on the east side of scenic Cloud Peak Skyway,
It is rated 5 stars by 77% of it's users.

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
44.28276, -106.99053
44°16'58"N, 106°59'26"W

From Buffalo, WY, take US Hwy 16 west for 13.4 miles to FS Road 20 (Circle Park Road), turn right, go 2.1 miles. 






MIDDLE FORK CAMPGROUND
Is located 14 miles west of Buffalo, Wyoming, adjacent to the Cloud Peak Skyway
It is rated 5 stars by 76% of it's users.

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
44.30167, -106.94917
44°18'6"N, 106°56'57"W

From Buffalo, Wyoming, take U.S. Highway 16 west 13 miles.








Medicine Lodge Lake Campground
Is located in a remote setting on the shores of Upper Medicine Lodge Lake.
Elevation : 9300 ft
Season: 3rd week in June - 2nd week of September
Reservations are not accepted.
Fees     $15 per night.
13 total sites  (12 single sites, 1 double site)
Usage:     Light, Potable Water, Vault Toilet

Directions: Seventeen miles east of Shell, WY on Hwy 14, then 24.5 miles 

south on FSR 17.

Latitude : 44.40056349   Longitude : -107.38752825 








Lower Paintrock Lake Campground
Is located in a remote setting on Lower Paintrock Lake.
Elevation : 9300 ft
Season: 3rd week in June - 2nd week of September
Reservations are not accepted.
Fees     $15 per night.
5 total sites  (3 single sites, 2 double sites)
Usage:     Light, Potable Water, Vault Toilet
Host travels from Medicine Lodge Lake CG (approx. 1 mile)

Directions: Seventeen miles east of Shell, WY on Hwy 14, then 25.1 miles 

south on FSR 17.

Latitude : 44.39444634    Longitude : -107.38372787





Little Goose Campground
Is a remote small, free campground
Elevation : 7150 ft
Reservations are not accepted.
No fee
3 single sites
No Water or Garbage,  Vault Toilet

Directions:
From Sheridan, WY, go south on WY 332 about 4 miles to WY 335. Go south another 10 miles and turn left on FSR 314, the campground is about 2 miles away on a 4 wheel drive road.

Latitude : 44.58956466   Longitude : -107.12509678




East Fork Campground
Is a remote, small campground located on the East Fork of Big Goose Creek
Elevation : 7500 ft
Reservations are not accepted.
Fees     $14 per night.
11 single sites
Usage:     Light, Potable Water, Vault Toilet
Host resides on site

Directions: From Sheridan,WY, travel about 4 miles south on WY 332, then 8 miles south on WY 335. Road becomes FSR 26, travel another 11 miles.

Latitude : 44.59590627   Longitude : -107.20869011





Ranger Creek Campground
Is located near the Big Goose Ranger Station,, this campground is also referred to as Big Goose campground
Elevation : 7700 ft
Reservations are not accepted.
Fees     $14 per night.
11 single sites
Usage:     Light, Potable Water, Vault Toilet
Host travels from East Fork CG (approx. 1.5 miles)

Directions: From Big Horn,WY, take WY 335 south 9.9 miles to where it 

becomes FSR 26. Continue 8.1 miles to Ranger Creek sign. Turn right at 
sign and then a quick left to go 0.1 miles to campground.

Latitude : 44.60045193    Longitude : -107.21878903




                                                                                                                                 

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