Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park

Canyon Campground

The Canyon Campground can be found approximately 1/4-mile east of Canyon Junction. There are 272 campsites, with water, restrooms with flush toilets, and paid shower and laundry facilities located nearby. The campground is also equipped with vending machines for snacks, drinks and ice. Firewood is also available for purchase. You can collect downed and dead wood within the campground for campsite use, but no chainsaws are allowed within the park.

You will also find the Canyon General Store and Sport Shop located close by, with supplies, gas and a restaurant. Local activities include fishing, horseback riding, hiking trails, interactive ranger programs, and great scenic and wildlife viewing opportunities.

Operating Dates: Early June through early 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

Directions:

From the East Entrance: Travel east on Hwy. 20 around the north end of Yellowstone Lake than turn north and travel approximately 16 miles to Canyon Campground. The East Entrance is 53 miles east of Cody.