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Places to Camp near Encampment, WY

364 Reviews

Encampment is the perfect place for adventurous campers and RVers. Camping, hiking, biking: however you want to spend your days near Encampment, you'll find great campgrounds with The Dyrt. Find the best campgrounds near Encampment, WY. Read helpful reviews and tips to find the perfect camping option for you and your crew.

Best Camping Sites Near Encampment, WY (126)

  1. Camper-submitted photo from Saratoga Lake Campground

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    Saratoga Lake Campground

    19 Reviews
    40 Photos
    87 Saves
    Saratoga, Wyoming
    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • ADA Access
    • RVs
  2. Camper-submitted photo from Dutch Hill Campground — Steamboat Lake State Park

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    Dutch Hill Campground — Steamboat Lake State Park

    25 Reviews
    64 Photos
    156 Saves
    Clark, Colorado

    Camping at Steamboat Lake offers a spectacular opportunity to immerse yourself in clean, crisp air and true Rocky Mountain living.

    The Dutch Hill campground includes the Marina, the Marina convenience store, swim beach, dump station and Camper Services Building with coin operated showers and laundry. The following loops are included: Wheeler loop has all-electric sites with 50amp outlets. Bridge Island sites are all non-electric.

    Winter camping with electric outlets is available on a first-come-first-serve basis in our Marina parking lot.

    Reservations can be made the day you plan to arrive at the park or up to 6 months in advance. Reservable dates are between the Friday before Memorial Day until September 30. Cabins are available year-round through the Steamboat Lake Marina. Campers can stay up to 14 days at Steamboat Lake during a 28 day period.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
  3. Camper-submitted photo from Lazy Acres Campground and Motel

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    Lazy Acres Campground and Motel

    3 Reviews
    7 Photos
    17 Saves
    Encampment, Wyoming
    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • RVs

    $42 / night

  4. Camper-submitted photo from Deer Haven RV Park

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    Deer Haven RV Park

    5 Reviews
    8 Photos
    20 Saves
    Saratoga, Wyoming

    Welcome to Deer Haven RV Park in Saratoga, Wyoming“Where the Trout Leap in Main Street”. Located on the banks of the beautiful North Platte River and nearby Medicine Bow National Forest, Deer Haven RV Park is a great place to visit. Private trout fishing is right outside your door.

    • Picnic area, community fire pit, yard games, loaner bicycles and more! 
    • Clean, spacious, shaded spaces available on or off the river 
    • Beautiful views of the North Platte River or Rocky Mountains from nearly every space 
    • Each space has full service–water, sewer, 30 and 50 amp electrical service 
    • Free WIFI - recently upgraded!
    • Oversized lots can accommodate the largest RV’s 
    • Picnic tables at every site 
    • Large grassy and shady areas 
    • Blue Ribbon fishing on the North Platte River– reserved for our guests (Wyoming fishing license required) 
    • Leashed pets always welcome! 
    • Easy 5-10 minute walk to downtown Saratoga where you’ll find fantastic restaurants and shopping 
    • Quiet atmosphere for your relaxing enjoyment 
    • Wildlife is abundant in and around the park– deer, ducks, geese and birds visit frequently 
    • Visit the nearby famous Saratoga Natural Hot Springs, free admission & open 24 hours per day. Check out the bath house and“not so HOT” pool! 
    • Short drive to the beautiful Snowy Range Mountains and Medicine Bow National Forest– enjoy fishing, hunting, backpacking, biking, hiking and ATV trails
    • Pets
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • RVs
    • Trash

    $45 - $65 / night

  5. Camper-submitted photo from Sunrise Vista Campground — Steamboat Lake State Park
  6. Camper-submitted photo from Medicine Bow
  7. Camper-submitted photo from Big Creek Lakes Campground

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    Big Creek Lakes Campground

    5 Reviews
    24 Photos
    106 Saves
    Cowdrey, Colorado

    Overview

    The popular Big Creek Lakes Campground offers a peaceful, scenic setting in the heart of the Rocky Mountains of northern Colorado. The campground is located in Routt National Forest at an elevation of 9,000-ft., and is adjacent to Big Creek Lake, where fishing, boating and hiking are available.

    Recreation

    This campground offers boating and fishing on Colorado's second largest natural lake, hiking in the Mount Zirkel Wilderness and ATV trails nearby. There are also ample opportunities for viewing wildlife, including moose. Fishing for trout, muskie, grayling and Kokanee salmon is available in the lake. Anglers also have access to a creek. Non-motorized boats are allowed on the upper section of the lake and motorized boats are permitted on the lower section.

    Facilities

    This facility has a campground and day use area. There are 24 reservable campsites and 30 first-come, first-served campsites, all of which are near Big Creek Lake. Two boat ramps are provided for the convenience of boaters and anglers. A campground host is on-site for visitor assistance.

    Natural Features

    Big Creek lies among Lodgepole pine and fir trees. Some previously forested areas of the campground have been thinned due to pests and now provide more sun. The campground offers beautiful views of the surrounding wilderness. The wetlands around the lake are prime moose territory. Black bear, bobcat, coyote, elk, mule deer and moose are just some of the many animals that inhabit these rich and diverse lands. The Medicine Bow-Routt National Forests and Thunder Basin National Grassland, encompass nearly 3 million acres from central and northeastern Wyoming to north-central Colorado.

    Nearby Attractions

    The closest town is Walden, Colorado, about 35 miles from the campsite. Many more outdoor recreation opportunities exist in the surrounding national forests and grasslands, including hiking, biking, camping, horseback riding, OHV riding, fishing, hunting, sightseeing and winter sports.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • RVs
    • Tents
    • Equestrian
    • Standard (Tent/RV)

    $10 / night

  8. Camper-submitted photo from Sugarloaf Campground

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    Sugarloaf Campground

    7 Reviews
    17 Photos
    258 Saves
    Centennial, Wyoming

    Overview

    At an elevation of 10,800 feet, Sugarloaf is the highest elevation campground that the Medicine Bow-Routt National Forest has to offer. The sites at this location offer a breathtaking panorama of the Snowy Range which peaks out at 12,000 feet.__ There is little or no shade in the campground due to elevation, the pine beetle infestation, and the removal of hazard trees. This campground will have a mix of reservation sites and first-come, first-served sites for the 2024 season. If you are not reserving your site, you may be able to pay for your campsite(s) by cash or check once you are at the campground.

    Recreation

    Sugarloaf Campground is near a variety of hiking trails and two crystal clear snow-melt lakes: Libby and Lewis Lakes. Non-motorized craft can be used on these lakes but you must carry your boat to the water's edge. Both Libby and Lewis lakes contain brook trout and splake (a hybrid of a male brook trout and female lake trout). Lewis Lake is annually stocked by the Wyoming Game and Fish Department (WGFD). Use of live-bait fish is prohibited in lakes and streams within the Forest. Three popular trailheads originate in this area that range in difficulty level to accomadate visitor's interests. Savage Run Wilderness and Platte River Wilderness are nearby to the south for visitors that desire a more remote setting.

    Facilities

    Sugarloaf Campground has 16 sites and can accomodate small trailers up to 22 feet long. Sites are equipped with tent pads, picnic tables, and fire rings. Tents must be set up inside the provided tent pads.__ All sites have access to a water handpump, a vault toilet, and trash collection. No electrical hook-ups, water hook-ups, or black water hook-ups are available. Handpump water may be available in this campground from July to September. These dates may vary due to weather, well and/or pump maintenance, and water testing requirements. As such, we encourage you to bring your own water or call ahead.

    Natural Features

    The campground sits on a spruce and fir-lined hillside in the midst of a fisherman's paradise of 102 recreational lakes. This is a rustic, picturesque campground where every site has delightful views of the Snowy Range. The Medicine Bow-Routt National Forests and Thunder Basin National Grassland encompass nearly 3 million acres from central and northeastern Wyoming to north-central Colorado. Black bear, bobcat, coyote, elk, marmots, moose, mule deer, and pikas are just some of the many animals that inhabit these rich and diverse lands.

    Nearby Attractions

    The campground is 1.5 miles from the Libby Flats Observation Area. Visitors can find many more outdoor opportunities in the surrounding Medicine Bow-Routt National Forest including hiking, biking, camping, horseback riding, fishing, hunting, sightseeing, and winter sports.

    • Pets
    • RVs
    • Tents
    • Standard (Tent/RV)
    • Trash
    • Drinking Water

    $10 / night

  9. Camper-submitted photo from Foote Public Access Area Dispersed
  10. Camper-submitted photo from Brooklyn Lake Campground

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    Brooklyn Lake Campground

    7 Reviews
    32 Photos
    202 Saves
    Centennial, Wyoming

    Overview

    Adventurers love sleeping under the towering trees and night sky of the secluded Brooklyn Lake Campground in the mountains of southeastern Wyoming. Located eight miles northwest of Centennial, Wyoming, the facility is situated along a small, picturesque lake at an elevation of 10,500 feet. This campground will have a mix of reservation sites and first-come, first-served sites for the 2024 season. If you are not reserving your site, you may be able to pay for your campsite(s) by cash or check once you are at the campground.

    Recreation

    Popular activities include hiking, fishing and non-motorized boating. The 36-acre lake is a nice canoeing spot with calm water. Non-motorized boats are allowed on Brooklyn Lake with carry-down access for small recreational watercrafts. There is no boat ramp and trailered vessels cannot be used at this location.Fishing is good for brook trout. From the campground, hikers can access the Sheep Lake and Lost Lake Trails. Sheep Lake Trail also allows horseback riding.

    Facilities

    Brooklyn Lake Campground has 19 campsites, 5 of which can accomadate longer or trailered setups in a pull-through site. Sites are equiped with campfire rings and picnic tables.__ All sites have access to two water handpumps, two vault toilets, and trash collection. No electrical hook-ups, water hook-ups, or black water hook-ups are available. Handpump water is typically available in this campground from July to September. These dates may vary due to weather, well and/or pump maintenance, and water testing requirements. As such, we encourage you to bring your own water or call ahead.

    Natural Features

    The scenery at Brooklyn Lake can't be beat. Pine forests and grasslands surround the lake, and the snow-capped Browns Peak protrudes into the crisp, blue summer sky. The Medicine Bow-Routt National Forests and Thunder Basin National Grassland encompass nearly 3 million acres from central and northeastern Wyoming to north-central Colorado. Black bear, bobcat, coyote, elk, mule deer and moose are just some of the many animals that inhabit these rich and diverse lands.

    Nearby Attractions

    Visitors can find many more outdoor opportunities in the surrounding national forests and grasslands, including hiking, biking, camping, horseback riding, fishing, hunting, sightseeing and winter sports.

    • Pets
    • RVs
    • Tents
    • Standard (Tent/RV)
    • Trash
    • Picnic Table

    $10 - $34 / night


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