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Places to Camp near Columbia Falls, MT

Join the fun near Columbia Falls. With tons of outdoor activities and scenic camping, this is an excellent vacation spot for all kinds of travelers. Columbia Falls is filled with the activities, sights, and experiences to make everyone in your crew a happy camper. Get the dirt on all the best camping near Columbia Falls. Browse campgrounds by amenities, site types, and more.

Best Camping Sites Near Columbia Falls, MT (240)

    Camper-submitted photo from Fish Creek Campground — Glacier National Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Fish Creek Campground — Glacier National Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Fish Creek Campground — Glacier National Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Fish Creek Campground — Glacier National Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Fish Creek Campground — Glacier National Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Fish Creek Campground — Glacier National Park

    1.

    Fish Creek Campground — Glacier National Park

    56 Reviews
    205 Photos
    460 Saves
    West Glacier, Montana

    Overview

    Apgar, Fish Creek, and St. Mary Campground reservations WILL NOT provide access to any vehicle reservation areas (including the west side of the Going-to-the-Sun Road, Many Glacier, and North Fork). To obtain a vehicle reservation, visit Glacier National Park Vehicle Reservations on Recreation.gov. __ Fish Creek Campground is the second largest campground in Glacier National Park. Glacier National Park, in northwestern Montana, is comprised of pristine forests, alpine meadows, rugged mountains and spectacular lakes. With over 700 miles (1,125 km) of trails, Glacier is a hiker's paradise for visitors seeking wilderness and solitude. It also provides countless scenic vistas for those wishing to relax and take in its natural beauty. The campground is located on the western side of the park at an elevation of nearly 3,500 feet (1,066 m). This area of the park generally receives the most rainfall. Daytime temperatures can exceed 90__F (32__C), although it is frequently 10__ to 15__ F cooler at higher elevations. Weather in the mountains can be varied, including snow in summer; visitors should come prepared for anything.

    Recreation

    This facility is conveniently located in the western part of the park, nearby many day hikes, including Rocky Point Trail, which wanders through a burn area from a 2003 wildfire. Explorers of all ages can attend nightly ranger programs at an amphitheater within the facility.

    Facilities

    This facility is conveniently located in the western part of the park, nearby many day hikes, including Rocky Point Trail, which wanders through a burn area from a 2003 wildfire. Explorers of all ages can attend nightly ranger programs at an amphitheater within the facility.

    Natural Features

    Fish Creek is heavily forested with plenty of shade. Some sites have views of Lake McDonald. The park is named for its prominent glacier-carved terrain and remnant glaciers descended from the ice ages almost 10,000 years ago. Its diverse habitats are home to nearly 70 species of mammals including the grizzly bear, wolverine, gray wolf and lynx. Over 270 species of birds visit or reside in the park, including such varied species as harlequin ducks, dippers and golden eagles.

    Nearby Attractions

    One must-see attraction is Waterton Lakes National Park, Glacier's sister park across the Canadian-U.S. border. As the other half of Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park, Waterton Lakes offers great hiking, scenic boat cruises and several scenic drives all centered around the townsite of Waterton. Waterton Lakes National Park

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Phone Service
    • RVs
    • Tents
    • Standard (Tent/RV)
    Camper-submitted photo from Glacier Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Glacier Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Glacier Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Glacier Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Glacier Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Glacier Campground

    2.

    Glacier Campground

    49 Reviews
    138 Photos
    406 Saves
    West Glacier, Montana

    Glacier Campground is located just one mile from the west entrance of Glacier National Park and is the closest privately owned campground to the park, known for “the way camping used to be!” Our heavily wooded 40 acre campground is surrounded by the Flathead National Forest. West Glacier Village provides many activities including golf, mini golf, shopping, rafting, horseback rides and helicopter tours. There are also many options for great local dining. Outdoor lovers will love staying at with us

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access

    $75 / night

    Camper-submitted photo from West Glacier KOA Resort
    Camper-submitted photo from West Glacier KOA Resort
    Camper-submitted photo from West Glacier KOA Resort
    Camper-submitted photo from West Glacier KOA Resort
    Camper-submitted photo from West Glacier KOA Resort
    Camper-submitted photo from West Glacier KOA Resort

    3.

    West Glacier KOA Resort

    46 Reviews
    96 Photos
    198 Saves
    West Glacier, Montana

    Pine-scented campsites here are a mere 2.5 miles from Glacier National Park's west entrance. A short drive of a few minutes brings you to the start of the famous Going-to-the-Sun Road that twists and climbs across the million-acre alpine preserve. Whitefish, Kalispell, and Flathead lake are within driving distance to explore for part of a day with plenty of time left to relax at this KOA. This KOA also offers a heated adult (18+) pool 2 adult (18+) hot tubs and a heated family (all ages) pool. Enjoy our Lazy Bear Breakfast or Dinner restaurants, as well as our Bearstream Bar and Bear Garden. You can treat yourself to huckleberry ice cream at Scoops Ice Cream Shop or head to the state's largest water park in nearby Columbia Falls.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
    Camper-submitted photo from Middle Fork Flathead River Dispersed
    Camper-submitted photo from Middle Fork Flathead River Dispersed
    Camper-submitted photo from Middle Fork Flathead River Dispersed
    Camper-submitted photo from Middle Fork Flathead River Dispersed
    Camper-submitted photo from Middle Fork Flathead River Dispersed
    Camper-submitted photo from Middle Fork Flathead River Dispersed
    Camper-submitted photo from Blankenship Bridge - Dispersed Camping
    Camper-submitted photo from Blankenship Bridge - Dispersed Camping
    Camper-submitted photo from Blankenship Bridge - Dispersed Camping
    Camper-submitted photo from Blankenship Bridge - Dispersed Camping
    Camper-submitted photo from Blankenship Bridge - Dispersed Camping
    Camper-submitted photo from Blankenship Bridge - Dispersed Camping
    Camper-submitted photo from Rocky Mountain Hi Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Rocky Mountain Hi Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Rocky Mountain Hi Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Rocky Mountain Hi Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Rocky Mountain Hi Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Rocky Mountain Hi Campground

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    Rocky Mountain Hi Campground

    16 Reviews
    17 Photos
    85 Saves
    Kalispell, Montana
    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access

    $30 - $56 / night

    Camper-submitted photo from Moose Creek RV Resort and Bed & Breakfast
    Camper-submitted photo from Moose Creek RV Resort and Bed & Breakfast
    Camper-submitted photo from Moose Creek RV Resort and Bed & Breakfast
    Camper-submitted photo from Moose Creek RV Resort and Bed & Breakfast
    Camper-submitted photo from Moose Creek RV Resort and Bed & Breakfast
    Camper-submitted photo from Moose Creek RV Resort and Bed & Breakfast
    Camper-submitted photo from Sprague Creek Campground — Glacier National Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Sprague Creek Campground — Glacier National Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Sprague Creek Campground — Glacier National Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Sprague Creek Campground — Glacier National Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Sprague Creek Campground — Glacier National Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Sprague Creek Campground — Glacier National Park

    8.

    Sprague Creek Campground — Glacier National Park

    20 Reviews
    50 Photos
    306 Saves
    West Glacier, Montana

    Overview

    Sprague Creek is a small campground located on the northeast shore of Lake McDonald, just off Going-to-the-Sun Road. Towed units and RVs exceeding 21 feet are not permitted in this campground. The campground is located within trees, providing shade during warm summers. Some sites near the shore have unobstructed views of Lake McDonald.

    Recreation

    Amenities such as a camp store, resturant, gift shop, tour buses, boat tours, and horse rides can be found at the historic Lake McDonald Lodge, about a mile away from the campground. Evening programs with a ranger are also located at Lake McDonald Lodge. Use Glacier's free shuttle service at this campground to access other shuttle stops on the Going-to-the-Sun Road.

    Facilities

    Amenities such as a camp store, resturant, gift shop, tour buses, boat tours, and horse rides can be found at the historic Lake McDonald Lodge, about a mile away from the campground. Evening programs with a ranger are also located at Lake McDonald Lodge. Use Glacier's free shuttle service at this campground to access other shuttle stops on the Going-to-the-Sun Road.

    Natural Features

    Sprague Creek is heavily forested with partial shade. Some sites have views of Lake McDonald. The park is named for its prominent glacier-carved terrain and remnant glaciers descended from the ice ages almost 10,000 years ago. Its diverse habitats are home to nearly 70 species of mammals including the grizzly bear, wolverine, gray wolf and lynx. Over 270 species of birds visit or reside in the park, including such varied species as harlequin ducks, dippers and golden eagles.

    Nearby Attractions

    One must-see attraction is Waterton Lakes National Park, Glacier's sister park across the Canadian-U.S. border. As the other half of Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park, Canada's Waterton Lakes National Park offers great hiking, scenic boat cruises and several scenic drives all centered around the townsite of Waterton.____

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Phone Service
    • RVs
    • Tents
    • Trash

    $30 / night

    Camper-submitted photo from North American RV Park & Yurt Village
    Camper-submitted photo from North American RV Park & Yurt Village
    Camper-submitted photo from North American RV Park & Yurt Village
    Camper-submitted photo from North American RV Park & Yurt Village
    Camper-submitted photo from North American RV Park & Yurt Village
    Camper-submitted photo from North American RV Park & Yurt Village

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    North American RV Park & Yurt Village

    12 Reviews
    53 Photos
    86 Saves
    Coram, Montana

    Located 5.5 miles from Glacier National Park's West entrance. Mile marker 147.5 on Highway 2. 30/50amp Full Hookup RV sites, Big Rig friendly, Camping Cabins and Yurts.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access

    $60 - $80 / night

    Camper-submitted photo from North fork Flathead River dispersed camping
    Camper-submitted photo from North fork Flathead River dispersed camping
    Camper-submitted photo from North fork Flathead River dispersed camping
    Camper-submitted photo from North fork Flathead River dispersed camping
    Camper-submitted photo from North fork Flathead River dispersed camping
    Camper-submitted photo from North fork Flathead River dispersed camping
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