MURRAY BAY CAMPGROUND (MT), MT

Murray Bay Campground is located high in the Rocky Mountains, less than 30 miles from the Continental Divide, surrounded by towering mountain peaks. Visitors can expect a variety of recreational activities, including, fishing, boating, swimming, hiking, exploring and big game hunting...
Status: Open through Tue Sep 30 2014   Season Dates

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  • Bears frequent the area; all food must be stored in approved containers and secured when campsite is unoccupied
  • Additional first-come, first-served sites are available
  • The 1st vehicle is included in the site fee. An extra vehicle fee of $5.00/night for each additional vehicle will be collected at the campground.
    • Don't Move Firewood: Prevent the spread of tree-killing pests by obtaining firewood near your destination and burning it on-site. For more information visit dontmovefirewood.org.
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    Footnotes: (applicable only where specifically marked above)
    ** Arrival dates earlier than the online-reservation-window may also be available at the campground.
    *** Some sites may be available only from the campground on a first-come-first-served basis.
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    Overview

    Overview

    Murray Bay Campground is located high in the Rocky Mountains, less than 30 miles from the Continental Divide, surrounded by towering mountain peaks. Visitors can expect a variety of recreational activities, including, fishing, boating, swimming, hiking, exploring and big game hunting.

    Natural Features:

    The campground is situated along the massive Hungry Horse Reservoir, which was dammed to provide hydroelectric power and flood control to the area. It is the 10th highest dam in the United States and provides a stunning backdrop.

    Recreation:

    Boating is popular on the 27,750-acre reservoir, and a concrete boat ramp is accessible from within the campground. Swimming and fishing are also popular pastimes, and anglers can expect to catch a variety of fish, including cutthroat trout.

    Facilities:

    The campground offers 20 overnight sites for tent and RV camping. Each is equipped with tables and campfire rings with grills. Accessible vault toilets and drinking water are provided. Campground roads and parking spurs are gravel. An on-site host is available to answer any questions about the campground and surrounding area.

    Nearby Attractions:

    Murray Bay Campground is approximately 31 miles southwest of the West Glacier entrance to Glacier National Park.

    Booking Window
    Mon Jul 28 2014 - Sat Jan 24 2015

    Reservations must be made 4 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 Month(s) in advance.

    Season Dates

    Season Schedule

    Park Season Start End
    Peak Fri May 23 2014 Tue Sep 30 2014
    Services and Amenities
    Within Facility
    • Accessible Campsites
    • Accessible Pit Toilets
    • Accessible Vault Toilets
    • Bay Access
    • Boat Ramp
    • Boating
    • Campfire Rings
    • Drinking Water (Hand Pump)
    • Firewood
    • Fishing
    • Food Storage Locker
    • Host
    • Lake Access
    • Parking Area
    • Pets Allowed
    • Swimming
    • Trash Collection
    • Wildlife Viewing
    Within 10 Miles
    • Hiking
    • Scenic Drive
    • Trailheads
    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
    May 23 2014 -
    Sep 30 2014
    STANDARD NONELECTRIC $14.00

    *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):
    48.26596, -113.81507
    48°15'57"N, 113°48'54"W

    From Martin City, Montana, turn off Highway 2 and continue on the main road through the town heading south. This road becomes East Side Reservoir Road. Continue for about 22 miles to the campground.
    Contact Information

    Mailing Address:

    MURRAY BAY CAMPGROUND (MT)
    PO Box 37
    West Yellowstone  MT  59758

    Phone Number:

    Information:  (877) 646-1012