Activities and Amenities
ATTENTION CAMPERS: Red Cliff Campground will be closed until July 1, 2013. This closure is due to road construction on Highway 191. The road construction near Red Cliff Campground is scheduled to be completed by July 1, 2013. If you have any questions regarding this closure, please contact Yellowstone Country Campgrounds at (406) 646-1012 or the Bozeman Ranger District at (406) 522-2520.
Attention: The north loop of Red Cliff Campground was reconstructed in 2012. Site numbers and locations have changed. Please look at the facility map prior to choosing your site. If you have any questions regarding these changes, please call (406) 646-1012.
RED CLIFF CAMPGROUND, MT
Status: Closed through Sun Jun 30 2013 Season Dates
OverviewRed Cliff Campground is located in the scenic Gallatin Canyon, on the Bozeman Ranger District of the Gallatin National Forest, in Montana. Bozeman is 46 miles north of the campground and West Yellowstone is 45 miles south. The campground is adjacent to the Gallatin River and Highway 191.
The surrounding area offers many outdoor recreational opportunities, including fishing, rafting, hiking and viewing local wildlife.
The campground sits next to the Gallatin River, at an elevation of 6,200 feet. Most campsites are situated among scattered pine and fir trees. Some sites are located in open meadows further from the river.
Great opportunities for hiking, fishing, scenic driving and wildlife viewing are available around the campground. Anglers cast for rainbow, brown, brook and cutthroat trout, whitefish and Arctic grayling on the Gallatin River. Rafting and kayaking are popular activities as well.
The campground offers single-family campsites, with and without electric hookups. Several sites are also accessible. A day-use group picnic area is available on-site as well, and can accommodate up to 60 people. Vault toilets and drinking water are provided. Roads and parking spurs within the campground are gravel.
The west entrance to Yellowstone National Park is located 45 miles south of the campground, in the town of West Yellowstone. Visitors enjoy day trips to the park for unparalleled wildlife viewing, beautiful scenery and unique geologic features.
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Know Before You Go
Getting There:GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
From Bozeman, travel south on Highway 191 for 46 miles to the campground. From West Yellowstone, take Highway 191 north for 45 miles.
Mailing Address:RED CLIFF CAMPGROUND
41120 GALLATIN ROAD US 191
GALLATIN GATEWAY MT 59730-9642
Phone Number:Information: (877)646-1012