Halfmoon Campground

Custer Gallatin National Forest

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Big Timber Canyon Rd. Big Timber, MT 59011 406-222-1892 406-587-6701 Official Website

GPS: 46.0419, -110.2405

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Overview of Halfmoon Campground

Access road not suitable for vehicles longer than 32 ft. max. This is bear country! Please follow bear safety and food storage requirements. Campground is open year-round, but access is weather dependent.

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads.
Learn more: Boondocking 101.

Number of Sites 12

Open Seasonally Late May - early Sept.

Elevation 6,430 ft / 1,959 m

Max Stay 14

Max Length 32 ft

Tent Camping Yes

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Reviews of Halfmoon Campground 3 people have reviewed this location.

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1 review
“15+ mile rocky road to a gorgeous campground next to a hiking trailhead”

Reviewed 6/25/2022

Nightly rate: $1
Days stayed: 1
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I’m traveling in my Jeep Wrangler and had a slow, difficult trek through the long road leading to this campsite in Gallatin NF. Didn’t see any RVs there. Rolled in around noonish mid-june, a few of the sites were filled but we picked a cute one with a staircase leading up to a picnic table. Hike the Blue Lake trail there and had a nice... more

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mdeeds would stay here again

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1 review
“Great spot, VERY ROUGH road”

Reviewed 8/6/2021

Nightly rate: $12
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: 1
Overall Rating

It’s a lovely forest service campground. We went at the end of June before 4th of July weekend. Camp was almost empty. There’s a great hiking trail near by. Had kids with us so we didn’t get to the end, but it throughly kicked our butts! Lots of trees in the sites and we set up the hammocks and the dogs slept. The last 3-4 miles is v... more

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OutsideMama would stay here again

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“Long rough road is worth it if you are early”

Reviewed 2/22/2020

Nightly rate: $12
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: 11
Overall Rating

Beautiful camp site with good Forest Service quality (Montana style) camp sites. Very lush area and very busy. The camp was full by mid day Friday in July 2018 and multiple campers cruised thru looking for sites after that. You can possibly park and camp in a few small overflow areas for boondocks. Great trail and beautiful creek t... more

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MontanaJeep would stay here again

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Amenities

Hookups
  • dry camping
Recreation
  • fishing
  • recreation trail
  • water access
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
Facilities
  • ADA Accessible
  • restrooms: vault
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  • pets
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