LARRY CREEK GROUP CAMP, MT

Larry Creek Group Campground is located in western Montana's Bitterroot National Forest. It is a great location for an extended family or group getaway, providing access to many fishing, hiking, mountain biking and hunting opportunities.The campground sits at a fairly low elevation...
Status: Open through Fri Sep 26 2014   Season Dates

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GROU GROUP STANDARD NONELECTRIC 75 Accessible 30 Back-In
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed - no Near Water - no
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Overview

Overview

Larry Creek Group Campground is located in western Montana's Bitterroot National Forest. It is a great location for an extended family or group getaway, providing access to many fishing, hiking, mountain biking and hunting opportunities.

Natural Features:

The campground sits at a fairly low elevation in the Bass Creek Recreation Area between Missoula and Hamilton. It is situated west of the Lee Metcalf National Wildlife Refuge, in an area forested with pine, spruce and fir trees.

A variety of wildlife, including mule and white-tailed deer, elk, moose and birds can often be seen in the area.

Recreation:

A variety of hiking and mountain biking trails are nearby, including a half-mile nature trail that highlights some the area's best features. The 9-mile Bass Creek Trail is located just south of the campground and leads to a scenic overlook and many fishing holes.

Bass Lake, Bass Creek and numerous additional mountain streams make the campground a very popular location for fishing.

An interpretive trail, fitness trail and volleyball court are located within the campground.

Facilities:

The campground offers one large, accessible group campsite, available for tent and RV camping. It can accommodate up to 75 people and 10 vehicles. The adjacent parking area is small, limiting RVs to about 30 feet in length.

The site is equipped a picnic shelter, several tables, a large campfire circle and grills. Accessible pit toilets and drinking water are provided. A gravel road accesses the campground.

Nearby Attractions:

The Lee Metcalf National Wildlife Refuge is located along the Bitterroot River about 20 miles from the campground. The refuge provides visitors with opportunities for wildlife observation, photography, hunting, fishing and environmental education. A wildlife viewing area offers 2.5 miles of nature trails, including an accessible 0.5-mile path. The trails meander through meadows and woodlands along the river.

A variety of services are available in the neighboring city of Stevensville.

Booking Window
Sun Jul 13 2014 - Thu Jul 09 2015

Reservations must be made 4 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 12 Month(s) in advance.

Season Dates

Season Schedule

Park Season Start End
Peak Sun Apr 27 2014 Fri Sep 26 2014
Peak Sun Apr 26 2015 Fri Sep 25 2015
Services and Amenities
Within Facility
  • Accessible Picnic Shelters
  • Accessible Pit Toilets
  • Accessible Sites
  • Biking
  • Birding
  • Campfire Circles
  • Canoeing
  • Creek Access
  • Drinking Water
  • Fireplace
  • Fishing
  • Grills
  • Group Camping
  • Hiking
  • Horseshoe Pit
  • Hunting
  • Interpretive Trails
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parking Area
  • Picnic Area
  • Tables
  • Trailheads
  • Trash Collection
  • Volleyball Courts
  • Wildlife Viewing
Within 10 Miles
  • Scenic Overlooks
Fees and Cancellation Policies

Fees and Cancellation

Fee Information
Payment in full will be charged to your credit card upon completion of the reservation. A $9.00 non-refundable on line reservation fee may be charged for some facilities.

Payment Methods Accepted On-line:
Visa Mastercard Amex Discover UnionPay JCB

Changes and Cancellations
A $10.00 service fee will apply if you change or cancel your reservation. Late cancellations are subject to additional fees. For full details see NRRS Reservation Policy


Facility Rates*
Park Season Site Type Nightly/Daily Rates
Peak Season
Apr 27 2014 -
Sep 26 2014
GROUP STANDARD NONELECTRIC $30.00
Peak Season
Apr 26 2015 -
Sep 25 2015
GROUP STANDARD NONELECTRIC $30.00

*Displayed rates do not reflect discounts, attribute fees (electrical hook-ups / water hook-ups), taxes or incremental charges
**Weekly rates may not be available for all sites
Getting There
GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
46.63806, -114.29917
46°38'17"N, 114°17'57"W

From Stevensville, travel northwest on County Road 269 to Highway 93. Continue about 4 miles to Bass Creek Road. Travel 2 miles on Bass Creek Road and less than a mile on Forest Road 1136. Turn onto Forest Road 1316 and continue about a mile to the campground.
Contact Information

Mailing Address:

LARRY CREEK GROUP CAMP
88 MAIN STREET
STEVENSVILLE  MT  59870

Phone Number:

Project Office: (406)777-7424
Additional Information