Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park

Bridge Bay Campground

Bridge Bay Campground is located about three miles southwest of Lake Village. There are approximately 430 campsites, water, restrooms with flush toilets and a dump station. You can find pay showers and a laundry facility around five miles east at Fishing Bridge.

The campground is equipped with vending machines for snacks, drinks and ice. Firewood is also sold. You can collect downed and dead wood within the campground for campsite use, but no chainsaws are allowed within the park.

Locally you will find a boat launch, boat rental, lake tours, hiking trails and fishing opportunities, as well as scenic and wildlife viewing. The closest restaurants are at the Lake and Canyon locations.

Operating Dates: Late May through mid-September
Fee: $19.50 plus sales tax, per site, per night
Same-day reservations: (307) 344-7901
Advance Reservations (advised): (307) 344-7311 or (866) 439-7375


From the South Entrance: Travel north on Hwy. 191 to West Thumb for approximately 22 miles. At West Thumb head northeast and travel approximately 15 miles to Bridge Bay Campground. The campground is on the left side of the road. The South Entrance is 64 miles north of Jackson.

From the East Entrance: Travel east on Hwy. 20 for 27 miles and at Hwy. 191 turn left. The campground is on the right a few miles down. The East Entrance is 53 miles east of Cody.

Operating dates and fees are subject to change. Tax and utility fees may apply.