Otter Creek Fishing Access Site

Dept. Fish & Wildlife

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150 Howie Road Big Timber, MT 59011 Official Website

GPS: 45.8547, -109.916

Last Price Paid: $0
Open Seasonally: Yes
Elevation: 4003 ft
Tent Camping: Yes

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads.
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8 people have reviewed this location.

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3bars
Verizon 4G/LTE
4bars
Verizon 3G
4bars
AT&T 4G/LTE
4bars
AT&T 3G
2bars
Sprint 4G/LTE
4bars
T-Mobile 4G/LTE
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: None

SOTF10542 would stay here again

“Full sun ”

Reviewed Jul 22, 2019

Overall Rating

Not far from the highway. Beautiful view of the River. Gravel road down a hill from the main access road. One 5th Wheel in a corner by the boat launch had a picnic table and vault toilets nearby. I counted 9 trucks with boat trailers at 3pm. Sign reads stay on roads. I parked in the only “pull through” by the boat launch. All other veh... more

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3bars
AT&T 4G/LTE

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PDormeyer
Lantana, TX GMC Savana
9 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1

PDormeyer would stay here again

“Great campsite for 1 day or 7 days.”

Reviewed Jul 20, 2019

Overall Rating

Great campsite not far from I-90.
Camping in a big field.
Camping can be RV or tents.
Camping limitation is 7 days.
Camping can be risky on raining days.
There is a small boat or raft launch in the immediate area.

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2bars
Sprint 4G/LTE
3bars
Verizon 4G/LTE
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T-Mobile 4G/LTE

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KFann
TX 30' Jayco Greyhawk
4 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1

KFann would stay here again

“Open field near Yellowstone River”

Reviewed Jul 16, 2019

Overall Rating

We enjoyed our quiet time here. People do leave trash by the toilets but you should plan on packing out whatever you arrive with. The only word of caution is boaters will park and block the only easy exits from the open field so make sure you can safely exit the field without hitting a small ditch or bumpy field areas. No marked sit... more

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3bars
AT&T 4G/LTE

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Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: 0

Amadio Family would stay here again

“Great and easy access from the 90”

Reviewed Jul 09, 2019

Overall Rating

Warning - 14ft overpass you must go under. Otherwise the site is simple to find within minutes from Interstate 90. Quiet and next to Yellowstone river. Any size rig can park here. Park on grass areas just off the gravel road.

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4bars
AT&T 3G
4bars
Verizon 3G

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Living A Stout Life
Sheridan, CO 24' BT Cruiser - RAIF
9 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 2

Living A Stout Life would stay here again

“Beautiful, quiet place right next to the river ”

Reviewed May 23, 2019

Overall Rating

We parked our 24 foot home right next to the river and had a picnic table and campfire ring. Vault toilet was clean. Perfect spot to stay for a couple of days, enjoy the scenery, and get some work done. If you have mountain bikes or road bikes, while there is not a trail close, there is paved country road, with next to nothing traffi... more

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3bars
AT&T 4G/LTE

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D. Morris
TX 21' Forest River Surveyor Cadet 2015 Ford F250
2 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1

D. Morris would stay here again

“Perfect quiet stay on Yellowstone River”

Reviewed Sep 14, 2018

Overall Rating

Loved this free stay on the Yellowstone River. We showed up at 8pm and had no problems finding a spot. There were only 2 other campers. We stayed next to the boat ramp which was great. Some fishermen showed up the next morning but were quiet and respectful. I didn’t know they were here until I opened up the door to our TT. Sign... more

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3bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

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Maggie5160
28' Airstream Safari 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 2500
18 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1

Maggie5160 would stay here again

“Ok for overnight”

Reviewed Jun 07, 2018

Overall Rating

Beautiful creek but only a few great water sites. But there is plenty of room for all in the field. Sign said something about motorized vehicles staying on road, but locals there said everybody parks out there... Sherrif drove by at least once while we were parked in field. Was dry but looked as if it could be mucky in wet conditions.

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4bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

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GypsyCaravan
CO 32' Fleetwood Southwind 7 Honda CR-V
13 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: Far left open spot , behind restroom

GypsyCaravan would stay here again

“Large, level, open spots with a gorgeous view of the river”

Reviewed Sep 21, 2017

Overall Rating

This spot is a gem! Beautiful scenery, large flat grounds to make wide turns. The drive out Howie Rd. Is an experience all its own! (Please, Be aware of the deer!!!) They are EVERYWHERE! herds of them! Just a heads up. Very quiet spot on the waterfront with fire rings and picnic tables. We stayed here on a Thursday/Friday,.. so?.. not ... more

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5bars
AT&T 4G/LTE
1bars
Verizon 4G/LTE
5bars
T-Mobile 4G/LTE

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Hookups:
  • dry camping
Recreation:
  • boat ramp
  • fishing
  • water access
Site Amenities:
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
Pets:
  • pets

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