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Cottonwood Campground (nd)

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About This Campground

National Park Service

Overview

For people visiting the South Unit of Theodore Roosevelt National Park, Cottonwood Campground is a great place to stay. Located five miles from the entrance to the South Unit of the park, the campground is open year-round.

Recreation

Hikers can access the estimated 70 miles…

Reservation Info

Odd-numbered sites are reservable May through September. All campsites are first come, first served the rest of the year. Reservations can be made up to 6 months in advance and no less than 5 days before your arrival. The group site is available by reservation only. Group site reservations begin…

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Access

  • Drive-In
    Park next to your site
  • Walk-In
    Park in a lot, walk to your site.
  • Boat-In
    Sites accessible by watercraft.

Stay Connected

  • WiFi
    Unknown
  • Verizon
    Good
  • AT&T
    Good
  • T-Mobile
    Available

Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • RV Sites
  • Standard (Tent/RV)
  • Group
  • Tent Cabin

Features

For Campers

  • Market
  • ADA Access
  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Firewood Available
  • Phone Service
  • Reservable
  • Drinking Water
  • Toilets
  • Alcohol
  • Pets
  • Fires

For Vehicles

  • Pull-Through Sites
  • Big Rig Friendly

Reviews

56 Reviews of Cottonwood Campground (nd)

Ratings Breakdown

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Ernie J.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Jun. 9, 2022

Roughing it

This place is wild. We had a herd of wild horses run through our campground and a local bison slept next to someone’s tent. They do have a restroom and water, no other amenities. Great for tent or truck camping.

  • wild horses
Site54
Month of VisitJuly
Tom S.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Jun. 7, 2022

Great view nice amenities.

Very nice modern bathroom very clean. Your in a large valley surrounded by the beautifully colorful hills.

Site58
Month of VisitJuly
Cody M.
Reviewed May. 24, 2022

Riverside Walk-Ins

I camped in one of the walk in sites along the river. Excellent camping! Bison and wild horses were often seen across the river or near or even in the campground itself. Free concerts from the coyotes each night. Each site has a table and a fire ring. It was early in the season, so water was only…

Site56
Month of VisitJune

Location

Cottonwood Campground (nd) is located in North Dakota

Directions

The South Unit entrance is in Medora, ND. Medora is accessible via Interstate 94 Exits 24 and 27 in North Dakota. Please note exit 27 is a westbound exit only. Medora is 133 miles west of Bismarck, ND and 27 miles east of the Montana state line.

Address

315 2ND AVE
MEDORA, ND 58645

Coordinates

46.95000034 N
103.532222 W

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