Travelin-Tortuga

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Travelin-Tortuga 18 reviews

"Small site ideal for camper or van."

The Elgin Park Loop area has many locations for wild camping. Most are in the tree line bordering large meadows and they are lovely. We happened to be in the area over July 4th weekend and found the main camping areas pretty full and also with... Read more

7 hours ago

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Travelin-Tortuga 18 reviews

"Nice area with lots of camp spots"

This area is among the closest to Buffalo, WY, so it was fairly busy. There are multiple locations with fire pits for both large and small rigs along Circle Creek Rd. The road access is good, but not far beyond these coordinates the road got... Read more

7 hours ago

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Travelin-Tortuga 18 reviews

"Beautiful spot for one or a small group."

This spot is just off Pole Creek Rd., which forms a loop from US Hwy 16 in the southern part of the Bighorn National Forest. Acccess is on good gravel road and this spot is equal distance from either the south or the north. There are limited... Read more

Elgin Park Trailhead Buffalo, WY
21 days ago

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Travelin-Tortuga 18 reviews

"Great boon docking area"

This is a large area with lots of roads leading off the main Elgin Park Loop road. Many firepits, generally located along the tree line, but boondocking out in the open is also possible in many locations. Only drawback is that the area is... Read more

42 days ago

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Travelin-Tortuga 18 reviews

"Very quiet out of the way wild camp spot"

A pleasant spot without much going on near by. This location is on a small hill overlooking the bay with hills all around. There is one picnic table and one tree. No services. A little ways away following the gravel road to its end, there is a... Read more

42 days ago

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Travelin-Tortuga 18 reviews

"Free dump and water at Central States Fairground"

A nice free dump station with potable water in the service area of the fairgrounds. Not in the paid camping area, but around behind it.

Crystal Park Miller, SD
44 days ago

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Travelin-Tortuga 18 reviews

"Fantastic place."

Beautiful mid-west City Park with lots of grass and trees. Some marked camp sites, but also OK to park on the grass. Electricity (20 + 30 amp) available. Camping is free with a 72 hour limit; donations requested. Dump and water available. ... Read more

44 days ago

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Travelin-Tortuga 18 reviews

"Fantastic spot."

This is a beautiful spot, at least in early June. The grass was green the hillsides lovely and the view of the Missouri River just perfect. Large gravel parking area with some picnic tables and fire rings around the edges. Close to Oacama and... Read more

44 days ago

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Travelin-Tortuga 18 reviews

"Nice spot with room for four or so camps."

Nice grassy area alongside a dirt forest service road. Some noise from periodic ATV users going by, otherwise quiet. The near by Long Draw Rd spot is more special, but it was occupied. This is nice second choice location. No phone service with... Read more

Belle Fourche Dam & Reservoir Belle Fourche, SD
44 days ago

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Travelin-Tortuga 18 reviews

"Fantastic place. We parked away from the lake and it was quiet and beautiful. "

Specific sites are along the water but we parked out in the open grasslands at a spot before reaching the formal entry to the lake area. Great spot, water views, birds, even a couple of deer. There is a pay area with reservations if you want... Read more
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"Small site ideal for camper or van."
"Nice area with lots of camp spots"
"Beautiful spot for one or a small group."
Elgin Park Trailhead
Buffalo, WY
"Great boon docking area"
"Very quiet out of the way wild camp spot"
"Free dump and water at Central States Fairground"
Crystal Park
Miller, SD
"Fantastic place."
"Fantastic spot."
"Nice spot with room for four or so camps."
Belle Fourche Dam & Reservoir
Belle Fourche, SD
"Fantastic place. We parked away from the lake and it was quiet and beautiful. "
Redstone City Park
Carthage, SD
 
Lions Park
Vermillion, SD
"A great spot to spend a couple of days. Open during lockdown."
Pilot Grove City Park
Pilot Grove, MO
"Typical midwest town park. Perfectly okay."
"Beautiful, quiet grassy spot along the river; "
Poison Springs C-54
Bluff City, AR
"A bit noisy from nearby timber operations, but otherwise quite nice and open."
Freddie Black #2
Arkansas City, AR
"Quiet, no problems."
"Excellent"
"5/8/2020: gate was closed so we stayed just outside."
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