Big Creek Campground

Flathead National Forest

2 Reviews
6999 North Fork Rd. Flathead, MT 59928 406-387-3800 406-758-5200 Reservations: 877-444-6777 Official Website

GPS: 48.6021, -114.1644

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Overview of Big Creek Campground

Number of Sites 22

Elevation 3,313 ft / 1,009 m

Max Stay 14

Tent Camping Yes

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Last reported 8/19/2017
2 reviews
“Great views directly on the North Fork of Flathead River!”

Reviewed 8/3/2019

Nightly rate: $11
Days stayed: 4
Site Number: 13
Overall Rating

Big Creek Campground is a 20 minute drive from Apgar Visitor Center and the last 3 miles are on a dirt/gravel road which can be messy after a rain. We were using solar for the majority of the time and needed to use our generator the last day to bring the batteries back up. Site 15 would be the one to choose if you have solar; wide open space with plenty of clear sky. Flat River had a great flow rate, so we had plenty of burbling water sounds for a relaxing afternoon by the water.

Big Creek Campground costs $16 per night, we have the senior pass that brought the price down to $11 per night, this includes their registration fees.

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Gerry and Gay would stay here again

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Justbreezinalong
Albuquerque, NM 26' Airstream Flying Cloud 2011 Toyota Tundra
21 reviews
“A Remote Exoerience near Glacier NP”

Reviewed 8/19/2017

Nightly rate: $15
Days stayed: 4
Site Number: 18
Overall Rating

This is a concession managed USFS campground on the Upper Flathead River. Just the other side of the river is Glacier NP. The spaces are wide and dispersed enough hat you feel uncrowded. Bathrooms are vault toilets and could stand to be cleaned more often by the hosts.

The real reason to stay is the proximity to Glacier NP. If you go north along N Fork Road, you can access Glacier through a little used route. If towing, be aware- coming up from Columbia Falls is 7.5 miles of washboard....

If you flyfish, you'll be in heaven. Cutts and I managed a nice Bull Trout. All we're caught and released.

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Justbreezinalong would stay here again

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Amenities

Hookups
  • dry camping
Recreation
  • boat ramp
  • water access
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
Facilities
  • restrooms: vault
  • trash
  • water available
Pets
  • pets
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