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.

Post Creek Picnic Site

Post Creek Picnic Site

Along the Bighorn Scenic Byway. Directions: Six miles northeast of Shell,WY on Hwy14.

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Prune Creek Campground

Prune Creek Campground

Nestled among pines at the confluence of Prune Creek and the South Tongue River and along the Bighorn Scenic Byway. Directions: From Dayton, WY, take Hwy 14 west 23 miles to campground sign. Reservations: This site can be reserved by calling Toll Free or on-line. Fees $16 per night. Additional

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Ranger Creek Campground

Ranger Creek Campground

Located near a historic ranger district building. 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. Reservations: Reservations are not accepted.

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Ranger Creek Recreation Area

Ranger Creek Recreation Area

Just off the Big Horn Scenic Byway and nearby interpretive geological attractions at Shell Falls. Directions: From Greybull, WY, take US 14 east 32 miles to FSR 17 sign. Turn right at sign onto FSR 17 and go 3 miles. Reservations: Group site can be reserved by calling Toll Free

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Shell Creek Campground

Shell Creek Campground

The campground is located along Shell Creek. Nearby is the Shell Falls Interpretive Site, which is a nice day trip to learn about the area’s geology. Directions: Seventeen miles east of Shell, WY, on Hwy 14. Then 1.2 miles south on FSR 17. Reservations: This site can be reserved by

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Shell Falls Interpretive Site

Shell Falls Interpretive Site

This beautiful Visitor Center is a popular stop along the Bighorn Scenic Byway. Look at Shell Falls and walk along the interpretive trail. Over the past million years, Shell Creek has incised a deep chasm through the sedimentary stone and ancient granite. The water of Shell Falls, dropping at a

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Shell Reservoir Camping Area

Shell Reservoir Camping Area

Fishing allowed year-round, ice usually clears around early June. This fishery is comprised mainly of Brook trout, which are maintained by natural reproduction. Directions: From Shell, WY, east on Hwy 14 to FSR 17 to FSR 271, 4WD highly recommended.

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Sheltered Acres Park

Sheltered Acres Park

Sheltered Acres Park is a secluded park featuring a full playground, tennis courts, access to the Little Goose River, and a disc golf course. The city walking path is a prominent feature in this park. If you talk a walk to the north you’ll make your way to the South Park

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Sibley Lake

Sibley Lake

A fully developed campground, with electrical hookups, situated along Sibley Lake off of the Bighorn Scenic Byway. Directions: From Dayton, WY, take Hwy 14 west 21 miles.Turn left at sign and go 0.4 miles to campground. Reservations: This site can be reserved by calling Toll Free or on-line. Fees $16

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Sitting Bull Campground

Sitting Bull Campground

The campground is located in the treeline edge of an expansive mountain meadow. The nearby Meadowlark Lake offers boating and fishing opportunities. Directions: From Ten Sleep, WY, take Hwy 16 east 19.9 miles to FSR 432. Turn left and go about a mile to campground. Reservations: This site can be

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South Park Open Space

South Park Open Space

South Park is an large open space area with public parking along Little Goose Creek.  South Park open space area is undeveloped but manicured, and has access to Sheridan Wyoming’s public pathway system. Enjoy the ducks in the river as you take a rest on some of the provide benches

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Story Park

Story Park

Just a few miles from Sheridan, Centennial Park is a natural treasure located in the small town of Story. The park features a softball field, 12-hole disc golf course, a volleyball court, two horseshoe pits, and a basketball court. Many locals use the park for everything from family reunions and weddings

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Thorne-Rider Park

Thorne-Rider Park

The Sheridan Recreation District Office, Thorne-Rider Kiddy Park, BMX Bike Track, Tennis, Sand Volleyball, Basketball Courts, Redle Field, Trooper Stadium, Walking Path, X-Country Ski Trail, Sledding Hill, Sheridan Skate Board Park, West Thorne-Rider Ice Rink, and Dan Madia Field are all located in Throne-Rider Park. From North Main Street, turn

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Tie Flume Campground

Tie Flume Campground

Campground sits along the South Tongue River. Directions: From Dayton,WY, take Hwy 14 west 40 miles to Tie Flume/Dead Swede and FSR 26. Turn left onto FSR 26 and go 2.5 miles to “Y” intersection and FSR 16. Bear left onto FSR 16 and go 0.2 miles; turn right at

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Tongue River Marina

Tongue River Marina

Welcome to the Tongue River Marina. Enjoy your time here at the park, whether it’s shopping for those must have items  (You know the ones you forgot at home) or simply picking up those last minute extras, we have something for everyone. Boating and other water sports are popular here

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Tongue River Reservoir

Tongue River Reservoir

Enjoy this 12-mile long reservoir situated among scenic red shale, juniper canyons, and the open prairies of southeastern Montana. The park is loved by Montana and Wyoming anglers, campers, and boaters. Excellent fishing as two “state record” fish have been pulled from its waters. Large bodies of water such as

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Twin Lakes Picnic Site

Twin Lakes Picnic Site

Near Twin Lakes and the Cloud Peak Wilderness Area. Directions: From Big Horn,WY, take WY 335 south 9.9 miles to where it becomes FSR 26. Continue 13 miles to picnic ground sign. Turn left.

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Washington Park

Washington Park

Washington Park resides just off of Coffeen Avenue. Park features include Play Area Public Parking Public Restrooms Handicapped Accessible Covered Tables Basketball Court Potable Water  

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  • West Tensleep Lake Campground & Trailhead
  • West Tensleep Lake Campground & Trailhead
  • West Tensleep Lake Campground & Trailhead
  • West Tensleep Lake Campground & Trailhead
  • West Tensleep Lake Campground & Trailhead
  • West Tensleep Lake Campground & Trailhead

West Tensleep Lake Campground & Trailhead

On the shores of West Tensleep Lake with a trailhead for trails into the Cloud Peak Wilderness. Directions: From Ten Sleep, WY, take Hwy 16 east 17.5 miles to FSR 27. Turn left at sign onto FSR 27, cross a bridge and go 1.1 miles to a “Y” intersection. Bear

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Willow Park Group Campground

Willow Park Group Campground

Off of the Cloud Peak Skyway. There is a playground here, and cross-country ski trails are groomed in the winter. Directions: From Ten Sleep, WY, take Hwy 16 east 16 miles, then north 1 mile on FSR 253. Reservations: This site can be reserved by calling Toll Free or online.

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