Overview

Campgrounds in the Sheridan area can be found in the Bighorn National Forest. Campsites in the Bighorn Mountains are accessible via HWY 14 and 16. Many campgrounds will be located on or near trailheads and streams or lakes that can be fished. RV parking, potable water, and rest facilities may be available at certain campgrounds.

  • Arrowhead Lodge
  • Arrowhead Lodge

Arrowhead Lodge

Arrowhead Lodge is a hidden gem tucked into a Big Horn mountain valley near the Tongue River. In addition to their motel rooms and suites, they have a number of rustic cabins and RV sites available for rent. Their full service restaurant and bar are a favorite spot for locals and

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Bald Mountain Campground

Bald Mountain Campground

Bald Mountain Campground is located 13 miles East of Lovell, on U.S. Highway 14A. (-107.8595 x 44.805725) 15 campsites. Season runs from approximately June 15th – September 5th.  Elevation is 9,200-feet. Expect cool evenings. Restrooms and drinking water available. No showers, phones, or electricity.  Average spur length 55-feet (40 –

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Battle Park Trailhead

Battle Park Trailhead

A developed camping area and trailhead that is popular with horse users. Provides access to: Battle Park Trail #173 and nearby access to Cloud Peak Wilderness via Long Park Trail #164 and Middle Paintrock Trail – #066. This trailhead also provides access to Lily Lake Cut-off Trail – #120 (Non-wilderness

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Big Horn Canyon

Big Horn Canyon

Often called the “Grandest Canyon in the Northern Rockies”  the Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area boasts cliffs that tower 1,000 feet  all encompassing clear blue waters. One can find wild horses and a multitude of fish waiting to be caught. The canyon straddles the border of Montana and Wyoming and

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Boulder Park Campground

Boulder Park Campground

Located along the Cloud Peak Skyway, this area is along Tensleep Creek, which has great fishing. Directions: From Ten Sleep, WY, take Hwy 16 east 17.5 miles to FSR 27 . Turn left onto FSR 27, cross a bridge and go 0.2 miles, then turn left at sign. Reservation Info:

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Bucking Mule Falls Trailhead

Bucking Mule Falls Trailhead

This trailhead has facilities for horse users, including stock tanks, a mounting rack and hitching rails. Camping is allowed at this trailhead. Lat: 44.88434766 / Long: -107.9062147

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Burgess Dump Station

Burgess Dump Station

On the Bighorn Scenic Byway, one of two dump stations on the Forest. Directions: From Dayton, WY, take Hwy 14 west for 15.5 miles.

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Burgess Picnic Site

Burgess Picnic Site

Bounded by beautiful rock formations and sits along side the North Tongue River. Directions: From Dayton, WY, take Hwy 14 west for 16 miles, turn north on to FSR 15 for 1 mile.

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Cabin Creek Picnic Site

Cabin Creek Picnic Site

Just off of the Bighorn Scenic Byway. Directions: Seventeen miles east of Shell, WY on Hwy 14, then 0.1 mile south on FSR 17.

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Circle Park Campground

Circle Park Campground

The campground is convenient to the Circle Park Trailhead, which accesses the Cloud Peak Wilderness and a network of trails. Directions: From Buffalo, WY, take Hwy 16 west 13.4 miles to FSR 20. Turn right and go 2.1 miles. Reservations: Reservations are not accepted. All campsites are available on a

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Cross Creek Campground

Cross Creek Campground

Near the southeast end of Park Reservoir.

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Dead Swede Campground

Dead Swede Campground

Located 34 miles Southwest of Dayton, Wyoming, on U.S. Highway 14, then four miles Southeast on Forest Road 26. (-107.4459 x 44.6894) 21 camping sites, with an average spur length of 40 feet (35 – 60 feet), 3 sites are pull-thru.  Has six picnic sites for day use only. Open approximately June 9

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Dead Swede Picnic Site

Dead Swede Picnic Site

Come see the tombstone of the dead swede and fish in the South Tongue River. Watch out for the moose. Directions: From Dayton, take US 14 west 40.2 miles to Tie Flume/Dead Swede and FSR 26 signs. Turn left FSR 26 and go 4.7 miles; turn left into picnic ground.

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Deer Haven Lodge & Cabins

Deer Haven Lodge & Cabins

Deer Haven Lodge sits on the beautiful Ten Sleep stream in the Big Horn Mountains, and is very close to the popular West Ten Sleep Trailhead. Wildlife around Deer Haven is fantastic… moose & deer walk around the cabins consistently. WINTER FUN There are 450 miles of groomed trails in

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Deer Park Campground

Deer Park Campground

Near the Cloud Peak Wilderness. Directions: From Tensleep, WY, take Hwy 16 for approx 20 miles. Then 6 miles north on FSR 27. Reservations: Reservations are not accepted. All campsites are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

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East Fork Campground

East Fork Campground

A small campground located on East Fork of Big Goose Creek. 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. Reservations: Reservations are not accepted. All campsites are available on a first-come, first-served

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Elk View Inn

Elk View Inn

The Elk View Inn is nestled atop the Big Horn Mountains at Burgess Junction. At an elevation just over 8,000 feet, you are above the heat and congestion of the cities and towns below. Come and enjoy unbelievable views on the mountain as you travel the 600 miles of off

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Fish Hatchery

Fish Hatchery

The Story Fish Hatchery is located along the east slope of the Bighorn Mountains in northeast Wyoming. The original hatchery buildings were built in 1909 to serve the needs of northern Wyoming. Throughout the years, the Story Hatchery has undergone significant renovations to keep up with new technology in fish

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Hettinger Group Campground

Hettinger Group Campground

Group camping site along the Cloud Peak Skyway. Directions: From Buffalo, WY go west 12 miles Hwy 16, then 0.4 mile west on FSR 131 . Reservations: This site can be reserved by calling or on-line.

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  • Hunter Campground
  • Hunter Campground
  • Hunter Campground
  • Hunter Campground
  • Hunter Campground

Hunter Campground

Developed camping area, popular for horse users. Nearby accesses to Cloud Peak Wilderness and Rock Creek Recommended Wilderness area. Directions: From Buffalo, WY take Highway 16 from for 13 miles west. Then take Forest Road 19 west for 2 miles and go left onto Forest Service Road 396 and follow

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