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Nelson Campground, Absaroka Range, Montana

   

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Getting to this primitive campground may be a tad hard, but it's well worth it. When you go for a weekend of camping at a primitive campground such as this one you're in fact camping. Of course facilities are few in a primitive campground such as Nelson Campground. In case natural beauty is what you feel like, this primitive campground is what you require. Everybody needs to go camping now and then, and Nelson Campground in Montana is a pleasant spot to go. There is so much cool stuff to do in close proximity to Nelson Campground, and it is a fun spot for the whole family.

Outdoors people generally love this section of Montana. So many local attractions and the close by outdoors
 
    recreation will certainly have you coming back repeatedly.
If you adore the outdoors, you won’t be dissatisfied; there's playing golf, swimming, hiking, whitewater paddling, and fishing, so getting bored is not something that
 is likely to happen.
There are 1,600 acres of skiable area at Red Lodge Mountain, 38% of the ski trails are black and red; those are the ones the proficient skiers enjoy the most. 62% of the ski trails at Red Lodge Mountain are green and blue and fitting for young ones and learners. The 21 feet of white snow that fall every winter at the close by ski mountain Red Lodge Mountain is splendid. Red Lodge Mountain has 8 great ski lifts, a nice 2,400-foot height difference, and 70 ski trails. Rock Creek has a delightful 10-mile-in-length grade II-IV whitewater stretch close by, the Lake Fork to Red Lodge segment. The Lake Fork to Red Lodge segment of Rock Creek is recommended for kayak paddlers
 
of medium experience. Don't neglect to check restrictions in advance of a trip whitewater rafting or kayaking to ensure your protection.  

Yodeler Motel, Red Lodge

15 miles away
  
Comfort Inn Red Lodge, Red Lodge

15 miles away
  
Super 8 Columbus, Columbus

28 miles away
  
Beartooth River Ranch, Belfry

32 miles away


Other campgrounds near Nelson Campground, Absaroka Range, Montana:

   Cascade Campground, Carbon County, 1 miles away
      
   Custer - Basin, Roscoe, 1 miles away
      
   Perrys Camper Park, Red Lodge, 2 miles away
      
   Bots Sots Campground, Carbon County, 2 miles away
      
   Basin Campground, Carbon County, 5 miles away
      
   Parkside Campground, Carbon County, 7 miles away
      
   Greenough Lake, Red Lodge, 7 miles away
      
   Limber Pine, Red Lodge, 7 miles away
      
   Parkside, -blank-, 7 miles away
      
   Wild Bill Lake Campground, Carbon County, 7 miles away
      

Paddling Rivers Near Nelson Campground, Absaroka Range, Montana:

   Rock Creek, Carbon County, 8 miles away
      Class II-IV - 10 miles long (Lake Fork to Red Lodge)

   Rosebud Creek - East, Carbon County, 12 miles away
      Class IV-V - 6 miles long (Lake to Sand Dunes Campground)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Adventure Whitewater, Carbon County, 15 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Rosebud Creek, Stillwater County, 15 miles away
      Class II-III - 4 miles long (East and West Fork Rosebud to Stillwater River)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Absaroka River Adventures, Stillwater County, 17 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter


Public Lands near Nelson Campground, Absaroka Range, Montana:

   Cooney Reservoir State Park, Montana, 22 miles away

   Buffalo Bill State Park, Wyoming, 37 miles away

   Greycliff Prairie Dog Town State Park, Montana, 37 miles away


Trails near Nelson Campground, Absaroka Range, Montana:

   Custer National Forest Trail, Carbon County, 11 miles away

   Custer National Forest Trail, Carbon County, 11 miles away

   Beartooth Loop National Recreation Trail, Park County, 11 miles away

   Beartooth Highlakes Trail, Park County, 13 miles away

   Beauty Lake Trail, Park County, 13 miles away

   Upper Granite Loop Trail, Park County, 15 miles away

   Clay Butte Trail, Park County, 15 miles away


Golf Courses Near Nelson Campground, Absaroka Range, Montana:

   Red Lodge Mountain Golf Course, Red Lodge, 11 miles away


Lakes Near Nelson Campground, Absaroka Range, Montana:

   Black Canyon Lake, Carbon County, 7 miles away


Current weather conditions at Nelson Campground, Absaroka Range, Montana
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Local climate location: MYSTIC LAKE 1 miles away


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