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Island Park Campground, Bighorn Mountains, Wyoming

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AMENITIES:
Restrooms
Tap Water

Restrooms are of course on hand, and water hookups are at your disposal here. It's impossible to run out of entertaining things to do near Island Park Campground; it is a fun place for young and old. The magnificent local attractions and all the outdoors recreation will make you delighted you came. This campground is positioned in the lovely Bighorn Mountains.
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    few in primitive campgrounds such as this one, and it is especially charming here at this primitive campground.
Alright, enough of spending all this time inside a building, it's time to go camping, and Island Park Campground in
 Wyoming is precisely what you need. As if Island Park Campground wasn't enough, you can also go whitewater paddling, swimming, hiking, playing golf, and fishing, so perhaps you want to stick around for a while.
If you are in Wyoming throughout camping season, you must go camping.
Getting to a primitive campground such as Island Park Campground can be slightly tough, but it's well worth it. You could experience the great outdoors at its best at primtive campgrounds
 
    like these. Skiers from near and far like Big Horn. 35% of the trails at Big Horn are tough, and 65% are easy; there is a total of 300 acres of skiing area. There are 20 trails to choose from and 3 different ski lifts at the nearby
  ski mountain Big Horn. Big Horn gets on average 21 feet of beautiful snow annually and has a glorious 800-foot drop from top to bottom. Nearby there is a nice 2.4-mile-in-distance grade V+ whitewater stretch, the Highway 16 to Bottom of Switchbacks portion of Tensleep Creek. The Highway 16 to Bottom of Switchbacks portion of Tensleep Creek is appropriate for kayak paddlers who have been raft paddling for a while.  


AMENITIES:
Days Inn Sheridan, Sheridan

35 miles away
Holiday Inn SHERIDAN-CONVENTION CENTER, Sheridan

35 miles away


Quality Inn Sheridan, Sheridan

35 miles away
  
Candlewood Suites SHERIDAN, Sheridan

35 miles away
  
BEST WESTERN Sheridan Center, Sheridan

35 miles away


Other campgrounds near Island Park Campground, Bighorn Mountains, Wyoming:

   Willow Park Group, Ten Sleep, 1 miles away
      
   Sitting Bull - Bighorn National Forest, Sheridan, 2 miles away
      
   Lake Point Campground, Big Horn County, 2 miles away
      
   Lakeview - Bighorn, Ten Sleep, 2 miles away
      
   Lake View Campground, Big Horn County, 2 miles away
      
   Deer Park, Ten Sleep, 2 miles away
      
   Boulder Park Campground, -blank-, 2 miles away
      
   Bull Creek Campground, Big Horn County, 2 miles away
      
   Lake Creek Campground, Big Horn County, 3 miles away
      
   West Tensleep Lake - Bighorn National Forest, Sheridan, 3 miles away
      

Paddling Rivers Near Island Park Campground, Bighorn Mountains, Wyoming:

   Tensleep Creek, Washakie County, 3 miles away
      Class V+ - 2.4 miles long (Highway 16 to Bottom of Switchbacks)

   Paintrock Creek, -blank- County, 12 miles away
      Class V+ - 12 miles long (North Fork to Valley floor)

   Powder River - North Fork, Johnson County, 16 miles away
      Class III-V - 6 miles long (Hazelton Road to Mayoworth Road)

   Shell Creek, Big Horn County, 28 miles away
      Class II-V - 11 miles long (Cabin Creek to Forest Service boundary)

   Clear Creek, Johnson County, 29 miles away
      Class III-IV(V) - 3.2 miles long (Moiser Picnic to Hydro Station)


Public Lands near Island Park Campground, Bighorn Mountains, Wyoming:

   Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area, Fort Smith - MT, 67 miles away
      
   Bighorn National Forest, Wyoming, 15 miles away


Trails near Island Park Campground, Bighorn Mountains, Wyoming:

   Mistymoon Trail, Big Horn County, 4 miles away

   Main Paint Rock Trail, Big Horn County, 11 miles away

   Cliff Lake Trail, Big Horn County, 11 miles away

   Kinky White Trail, Big Horn County, 11 miles away

   North High Park Trail, Big Horn County, 12 miles away

   Angeline Trail, Johnson County, 13 miles away

   Edelman Trail, Big Horn County, 13 miles away


Golf Courses Near Island Park Campground, Bighorn Mountains, Wyoming:

   Canyon Valley Resort, Ten Sleep, 16 miles away


Lakes Near Island Park Campground, Bighorn Mountains, Wyoming:

   Meadowlark Lake, Big Horn County, 2 miles away

   East Tensleep Lake, Big Horn County, 5 miles away

   Adelaide Lake, Big Horn County, 19 miles away


Current weather conditions at Island Park Campground, Bighorn Mountains, Wyoming
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Local climate location: BURGESS JUNCTION 13 miles away


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