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Best Glamping Sites Near Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area, SD (7)

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    1.

    Buffalo KOA

    16 Reviews
    25 Photos
    26 Saves
    Buffalo, Wyoming

    Buffalo KOA in Wyoming is a solid spot for campers looking for a mix of convenience and comfort. Nestled near the city of Buffalo, this campground offers a range of accommodations including tent sites, RV spots, cabins, and even glamping options. It's open from mid-April to the end of October, making it a great seasonal getaway.

    One of the standout features here is the cleanliness. Visitors have consistently praised the well-maintained bathrooms and showers, which come equipped with handy hooks and dry entries. If you're traveling with a big rig, you'll find the sites spacious and accommodating. Plus, there's a nice pool to cool off in during the warmer months.

    For those traveling with pets, you'll be pleased to know that pets are welcome, and there's even a gated dog run for your furry friends to stretch their legs. The campground also boasts excellent WiFi, perfect for streaming or staying connected while you're away from home.

    The family-run atmosphere adds a personal touch, with friendly staff ready to assist you. There's a cute store on-site for any last-minute needs, and the proximity to a creek offers a serene backdrop for your stay. Whether you're stopping overnight on your way to Yellowstone or planning a longer stay, Buffalo KOA provides a comfortable and convenient camping experience.

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

    $50 - $80 / night

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    Deer Park Rv Park and Campground

    4 Reviews
    20 Photos
    5 Saves
    Buffalo, Wyoming
    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access

    $43 - $62 / night

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    Sheridan/Big Horn Mountains KOA

    18 Reviews
    71 Photos
    40 Saves
    Sheridan, Wyoming

    Pitch your tent or park your RV along the shady banks of Goose Creek. The High Plains unfurl to the east, while the Big Horn Mountains loom to the west. Hike and ride horseback or make the hour's drive to the Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument. You'll find other relics of the Indian wars near Sheridan, including the Fort Phil Kearny State Historic Site and the Fetterman Battlefield. Shop Sheridan's galleries for antiques and artisans' leather goods. Turn the kids loose in KOA's big playground and get your fill of fishing and swimming. This KOA is big rig friendly. Enjoy world-class ATVing and snowmobiling in the Big Horn Mountains.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
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    Island Park Campground

    9 Reviews
    42 Photos
    22 Saves
    Ten Sleep, Wyoming

    Overview

    Island Park Campground is located in pine and spruce forest on West Tensleep Creek near West Tensleep Lake and the Cloud Peak Wilderness. Located 21 miles northeast of Ten Sleep, Wyoming, and 55 east of Worland, Wyoming, on US Hwy 16 this campground is nestled in the Bighorn National Forest offering a wide variety of activities including, hiking, fishing, scenic driving and a number of historic sites. The administering organization is Gallatin Canyon Campgrounds; e-mail: gccampgrounds13@gmail.com

    Recreation

    Meadowlark Lake is seven miles distant and allows motorized craft with a no-wake rule. West Tensleep Lake is a scenic, 125-acre lake open to non-motorized craft only, making it a perfect location for canoeing and fishing. Anglers will find rainbow, brown and brook trout in the cool waters of the lake. Off-road vehicle trails, scenic jeep roads, hiking and horseback riding trails and many fishing streams are available in the surrounding area.

    Facilities

    Meadowlark Lake is seven miles distant and allows motorized craft with a no-wake rule. West Tensleep Lake is a scenic, 125-acre lake open to non-motorized craft only, making it a perfect location for canoeing and fishing. Anglers will find rainbow, brown and brook trout in the cool waters of the lake. Off-road vehicle trails, scenic jeep roads, hiking and horseback riding trails and many fishing streams are available in the surrounding area.

    Natural Features

    West Tensleep Creek is adjacent to the campground and West Tensleep Lake is four miles away, along with other lakes and creeks. Hiking trails into the Cloud Peak Wilderness start about five miles from the campground. A forest of lodgepole pine, Douglas fir and spruce trees covers the area.

    Nearby Attractions

    The High Park Lookout is located just east of Meadowlark Lake. This old fire lookout was built by the CCC decades ago and is no longer active. A short hike leads to the lookout, where hikers are awarded panoramic views of the Cloud Peak Wilderness and the surrounding area. Deer Haven Lodge and Meadowlark Lodge are nearby, offering dining, lodging, guided horseback riding and fishing and camping supplies.

    Charges & Cancellations

    Refunds: Refund requests made through www.recreation.gov will be charged a $10 processing fee. This cancellation processing fee is retained by the reservation service contractor along with the non-refundable reservation fee. All requests for the return of the non-refundable reservation fee and the cancellation processing fee will be declined by the campground concessionaire as they did not receive these fees (these are the fees retained by the reservation contractor, a different entity).

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    • Phone Service
    • RVs
    • Tents
    • Group
    • Cabins

    $19 / night

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      Buffalo, WY

      1 Review
      Buffalo, Wyoming

      Powder River Ranger District

      • Tents
      • Cabins
      • Standard (Tent/RV)
      • Tent Cabin
      • Glamping
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      Bighorn National Forest

      7 Reviews
      22 Photos
      27 Saves
      Wolf, Wyoming

      The Bighorn National Forest offers a wide array of sites for camping. Many sites are available on a first-come, first-served basis and some may be reserved.

      Campground and cabin reservations may be made through Recreation.gov at 1-877-444-6777 or online at http://www.recreation.gov. Reservations are recommended for holiday weekends.

      Located in north-central Wyoming, the Bighorn Mountains are a sister range of the Rocky Mountains. Conveniently located halfway between Mt. Rushmore and Yellowstone National Park, the Bighorns are a great vacation destination in themselves.

      No region in Wyoming is provided with a more diverse landscape - from grasslands to alpine meadows, clear lakes to glacially-carved valleys and rolling hills to sheer mountain cliffs.

      Visit the Bighorn National Forest and enjoy the multiple reservoirs, 30 campgrounds, four group campgrounds, three scenic byways, 10 picnic areas, eight lodges, many miles of streams, 189,000 acres of Wilderness, 1,200 miles of trails, and much more.

      • Pets
      • Fires
      • Reservable
      • ADA Access
      • RVs
      • Tents
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      Powder River Campground & Cabins

      3 Reviews
      5 Photos
      6 Saves
      Buffalo, Wyoming
      • Pets
      • Electric Hookups
      • Phone Service
      • Reservable
      • RVs
      • Cabins

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