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Top Equestrian Camping near Shoshone National Forest

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Best Equestrian Camping Sites Near Shoshone National Forest, WY (12)

  1. Camper-submitted photo from Eagle Creek Campground

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    Eagle Creek Campground

    16 Reviews
    82 Photos
    132 Saves
    Wapiti, Wyoming

    This campground hosts 20 campsites along the Shoshone River. One and a half miles east of the campground there are two trailheads, with corrals for public use, that lead into the Washakie Wilderness. Campers can enjoy a footbridge that crosses the river, and an abundance of juniper, fir pine, spruce, wild roses, and wild flowers. 16-day stay limit Bear boxes available Water: Available This site is accessible to persons with mobility impairments No cell service Notes: Hard-sided camping only. Due to grizzly bear activity, no tents or pop-up campers allowed. Maximum spur 40 feet

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    $15 / night

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    Double Cabin Campground

    5 Reviews
    21 Photos
    50 Saves
    Dubois, Wyoming

    This campground hosts 14 units on the border of the Washakie Wilderness. Two trails go north from this campground deep into the wilderness, and one trail leads south along the wilderness boundary. The Frontier Creek Trail leads to a petrified forest. It is illegal to remove petrified wood from this area. Water is available. Maximum spur is 32 feet. This site is not accessible for those with mobility impairments.

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  3. Camper-submitted photo from Headwaters Campground at Flagg Ranch — John D. Rockefeller, Jr., Memorial Parkway

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    Headwaters Campground at Flagg Ranch — John D. Rockefeller, Jr., Memorial Parkway

    41 Reviews
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    347 Saves
    Moran, Wyoming

    Overview

    Availability will go live on Recreation.gov on a 6-month rolling basis for RV sites, Tent sites, and Camper Cabins.____ Located in the John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Memorial Parkway, directly between Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks and just minutes from both, Headwaters Campground offers the perfect basecamp for exploration. Situated in a spectacular wooded setting with rolling hills and Teton mountain views, this campground is the perfect place to unwind and unplug, as there is no cellular or internet service. Commune with nature and spot bear, moose, mule deer, and more as you stroll along nearby Polecat Creek. For avid anglers, the Snake River offers plentiful cutthroat trout, brook trout, and whitefish. While none of Headwater___s campsites are on the river, all are within walking distance.______ The campground offers 34 tent sites, 97 full-hookup and pull-through RV sites, and 40 Camper Cabins, and is open from June to October. Visitors are encouraged to plan ahead and book early.____

    Recreation

    The Headwaters area is a prime location for wildlife watching and photography. Walk along the banks of Polecat Creek through wildflower meadows and conifer forests to capture that perfect photo of a beaver, moose, elk, bison, bear, or birds. (Be sure to maintain appropriate distance!) Although soaking is not permitted, Huckleberry Hot Springs is an easy 2.5-mile loop that starts at Polecat Creek.__ The Flagg Canyon trail is a good option for all ability levels. This 5.1-mile out and back hike winds through meadows and cliffs along the Snake River, and features a waterfall. There is plenty of wildlife to see in this area, including marmot, elk, and white-throated swift.__

    Facilities

    Headwaters campground offers camping for tents, full-hookup camping for RVs, and hard-wall Camper Cabins. Each tent site has a gravel parking space for up to two vehicles, and tent pads for up to two tents. All RV sites are pull-through with gravel parking space for one RV and one tow vehicle with a maximum total length of 45 feet. Our RV sites offer full-hookups including sewer, water, and 20-, 30-, and 50-amp electric outlets. Propane is available for purchase at the campground office. Headwaters Camper Cabins are scattered throughout the campground and include double-double or double-single bunk-style beds. While the bunks are padded, bedding and pillows not included. Guests are encouraged to bring their own linens, however a limited quantity of sleeping bags, pillows and blankets are available on a first-come basis for a nightly fee. Our Camper Cabins do not offer electricity or private restrooms, but do include a lantern. All sites, including Camper Cabins, have a picnic table, a fire pit with metal fire grate, access to nearby water spigots, flush toilets, shower facilities, and coin-operated laundry facilities. Tent and RV sites also include food storage lockers. A phone is available in the lodge lobby for public use 24 hours per day. ADA Access: The campsites and roads are well-compacted gravel and mostly level, with a gently sloping incline/decline that may make wheelchair access more challenging. Restroom facilities are wheelchair-accessible with one fully accessible shower. Routes to the amphitheater have a gently sloping incline/decline with compacted gravel, and are somewhat uneven. Firewood, food, and ice can be purchased at the convenience store, and camping supplies, souvenirs, and more are available in the gift shop, both located in the main lodge. The main lodge also offers casual dining for breakfast, lunch, and dinner at Sheffields Restaurant and Saloon.____Please note that some facilities and services___including restaurants, activities, and retail operations___may have modifications or limitations. Learn More. __

    Natural Features

    Headwaters at Flagg Ranch is situated in a tranquil setting along the upper reaches of the Snake River, surrounded by meadows and conifer forests. The Yellowstone Plateau rises to the north, and Huckleberry Mountain to the east.____ Within walking distance is Polecat Creek, which runs through forests, wildflower meadows, and thermal features. For avid anglers, the Snake River offers plentiful cutthroat trout, brook trout, and whitefish. This area is known for its remarkable fly fishing and photography opportunities.____ Headwaters is home to elk, moose, mule deer, wolves, black and grizzly bears, a wide variety of birds and more. Bears are often seen on trails and in the developed areas. Being prepared for an animal encounter can help ensure your safety as well as that of the wildlife that call this spectacular area home.

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    Between 06/01/2024 and 09/30/2024 this location is staffed. Please call (307) 543-2861 to speak with local staff. From 10/01/2024 to 05/31/2025 this location is unstaffed. Please call (800) 443-2311 for general information.

    Nearby Attractions

    One of the many reasons visitors return to Headwaters at Flagg Ranch year after year is its close proximity to Yellowstone___s south entrance, just a few miles north. But while it wouldn___t be difficult to spend all your time exploring our country___s very first national park (and the second-largest in the lower 48 states), there is much to see and do in the opposite direction as well. Take a self-guided tour of Grand Teton National Park via the 43-mile Scenic Loop Drive, offering an opportunity to photograph the park___s famous landscape and local wildlife. Spend a few hours at Colter Bay Village, located about 30 minutes south of Headwaters Campground, where you can rent a kayak or canoe, take a guided boat ride to the majestic base of the Teton Range, or just enjoy lunch and the stunning lake view from the marina. Continue on and stop in at the historic Jackson Lake Lodge for its famous huckleberry milkshakes and spectacular Teton views through 60-foot tall wall-to-wall windows. While you___re there, book a scenic raft trip or park bus tour. From there, continue south to the town of Jackson, located about 50 miles from Headwaters, where you can visit the National Museum of Wildlife Art just outside of town, walk under the famous giant elk antler archway in town center, attend the Jackson Hole Rodeo, browse local shops, and dine at one of the many restaurants.____

    Charges & Cancellations

    Changing Reservations: __ If a visitor wants to switch dates that are entirely outside of the original reservation dates, there is a $10 change fee.__ There is no change fee if a visitor extends or shortens a reservation, as long as the change includes dates from the original reservation.__ Additionally, there is no change fee if the visitor wants to switch sites that are the same price with the same reservation dates in the same facility.__ If the visitor chooses to depart early, they may forfeit the approved rate and applicable tax and applicable add-on for the day of departure. If a reservation is made that includes dates beyond the maximum booking window, that reservation cannot be changed until 18 days have passed from the original booking date. Once a reservation date has begun, visitors cannot change a reservation using the online system or through the Call Center. Onsite staff will assist with changes or cancellations. Deposits:__ A deposit made by cash, check, or credit card will be required for the full reservation utilizing the applicable approved rate with tax and applicable add-on to hold a reservation. Cancellations:__ Visitors may cancel their reservation prior to arrival both on-line and through the call center.__ A $10 service fee will be withheld from any refund for a cancellation.__ Cancellations within 24 hours of check-in are subject to the late cancellation policy. Visitors who cancel a group overnight facility reservation less than 14 days prior to arrival date will pay a $10 service fee AND forfeit the first night___s rate Late Cancellations or Cancellations within the Cut-off Window: Late Cancellations or Cancellations within the Cut-off Window: A visitor who cancels a reservation the day before or on the day of arrival will pay a $10.00 service fee AND forfeit the first night's approved rate including tax and applicable add-on. Cancellations for a one-night reservation will forfeit the entire amount paid and will not be subject to an additional service fee. No-Shows:__ A no-show visitor is one who does not arrive at a campground and does not cancel the reservation by check-out time on the day after the scheduled arrival date. Staff will hold a campsite until check-out time on the day following the arrival date.__ No-shows are assessed $20.00 service fee and forfeit the first night's rate, taxes and applicable add-on for a campsite. Early Departures:__ If a visitor departs prior to the scheduled check-out date, they may be eligible for a partial refund. Visitors are requested to notify staff at the facility if they depart early to allow others to use the site.__ Visitors may notify the call center to request a refund of remaining unused nights.__ If a visitor requests a refund for an early departure after the facility check-out time (11 am) has passed, the visitor will not be refunded for that night and is eligible for a refund on any additional nights that will not be used. Refunds:__ Visitors may submit a refund request through their Recreation.gov profile within 7 days of the end date of their reservation. Visitors may also initiate a refund request through the call center at any time after their reservation has ended. Debit or Credit Card Purchases: Refunds for debit or credit card payments will be issued as a credit to the original bank or credit card used to pay.__ Check or Cash Purchases: Recreation.gov will mail a Treasury check for refunds of cash, check, or money order payments to the address associated with the reservation.__ Treasury check refunds may take up to 6-8 weeks to arrive. Emergency Closures: In the event of an emergency closure, the Recreation.gov team or facility manager will refund all fees and will attempt to notify the visitor using the contact information within the Recreation.gov visitor profile.

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    $102 / night

  4. Camper-submitted photo from Turpin Meadow Campground

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    Turpin Meadow Campground

    7 Reviews
    13 Photos
    110 Saves
    Moran, Wyoming

    The Turpin Meadow Campground is located 17 miles East of Moran Junction on the Buffalo Valley Road. It is outfitted with 14 standard campsites, 4 pull through sites, 2 double-unit vault restrooms, and 1 single-unit vault restroom. It is also equipped with corrals, hitching posts, water access, a stock tank, accessibility to bear boxes, dumpsters, and a game storage pole.

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  5. Camper-submitted photo from The Longhorn Ranch Lodge & RV Resort

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    The Longhorn Ranch Lodge & RV Resort

    9 Reviews
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    49 Saves
    Dubois, Wyoming

    A gateway to Yellowstone National Park! Your best vacation is just a reservation away at The Longhorn Ranch Lodge & RV Resort. Formerly the home of a small longhorn cattle herd, now a beautiful RV Park, Campground and Lodging facility located along the Wyoming scenic Togwotee Highway to Yellowstone. Whether choosing to stay in our comfortable rooms, one of our cozy cabins, or RV sites, you will always feel welcome here at this oasis on the Wind River.

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    $40 - $99 / night

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  7. Camper-submitted photo from Pacific Creek Campground

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    Pacific Creek Campground

    9 Reviews
    17 Photos
    156 Saves
    Moran, Wyoming

    Pacific Creek Campground is located next to the Teton Wilderness boundary at the north end of Pacific Creek Road, approximately 9.5 miles from the Moran entrance station. The campground is equipped with 7 standard campsites and 1 pull through site. There are corrals and hitching posts for horses, a stock tank, two double vault toilets, three game storage poles, and accessibility to bear boxes. Please be aware that there is no water provided, plan accordingly. Visitors can access the Pacific Creek Trailhead which is a popular route into Hawk’s Rest and the Thorofare.

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  8. Camper-submitted photo from Atherton Creek Campground

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    Atherton Creek Campground

    18 Reviews
    74 Photos
    422 Saves
    Kelly, Wyoming

    Atherton Creek Campground is located on Lower Slide Lake. This is a beautiful and quiet camping location where you can quickly and easily get away from the hustle and bustle of Grand Teton National Park and Jackson, but still access those places in less than 30 minutes if you wish. The road access is paved up to the campground and winds through aspen stands with gorgeous views of the Gros Ventre River. Boat and fishing access are excellent for Lower Slide Lake, allowing for great trout fishing and peaceful evenings floating around looking for wildlife.

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    $10 - $40 / night

  9. Camper-submitted photo from Sheffield Campground

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    Sheffield Campground

    17 Reviews
    33 Photos
    263 Saves
    John D. Rockefeller Jr. Memorial Parkway, Wyoming

    Sheffield Campground is located in the northeast corner of the Buffalo Ranger District, just outside of the John D. Rockefeller Parkway. Heading north on Highway 191 to Yellowstone, take a right onto the Forest Service dirt road before you get to the Snake River Bridge just before Flagg Ranch. The campground sits just outside of the Teton Wilderness. This location is equipped with 5 campsites, a single-unit vault toilet, access to bear boxes, and campfire rings. Nearby, visitors can access the wilderness via Sheffield Trailhead which provides access to the historic Huckleberry Lookout.

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  10. Camper-submitted photo from Cody KOA

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    Cody KOA

    17 Reviews
    30 Photos
    48 Saves
    Cody, Wyoming
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