Camping In and Near Yellowstone Park


Camping is a great way to experience the Yellowstone area. The park offers campgrounds with hot showers and flushing toilets and also backcountry spots where you won’t see another person for, possibly, days. Camping and RVing is also available in scenic locations throughout the region, including hot springs in Thermopolis and crowd-free settings in quiet Idaho.

Camping in Yellowstone with Children

A Parent’s Story: Camping and Hiking with My Kids in Yellowstone

Shelli Johnson of tells you how to go backpacking in Yellowstone with kids and llamas to haul your gear. Read More...

Old Faithful Snow Lodge. Photo by Ed Will, Flickr

Are Yellowstone Hotels & Campgrounds Open in Winter?

Many of Yellowstone’s hotels and cabins, including the famous Old Faithful Inn, are only open during the summer season. However, there are a couple of options for lodging during the winter inside the park. Read More...

Camping Tent beside Bison

Camping Inside Yellowstone National Park

All about Yellowstone campgrounds, reservations, camping rules, campgrounds for bicyclists and hikers, and group camping in the National Park. Read More...


Experience the Yellowstone Backcountry by Camping Outdoors

Want to rough it on your Yellowstone vacation? Learn everything you need to know to enjoy the solitude and allure of the woods. Read More...

Flaming Gorge

Flaming Gorge, UT | Flaming Gorge Lodging

5 hours south of Yellowstone National Park, the Flaming Gorge area has lodging from tent camping spots, RV Spots, Houseboats, Cabins, Motels and Resorts. Read More...


Go Camping Near Yellowstone

One of the best ways to experience the Yellowstone region is by spending a night or more under the stars. Read More...

RVing in Idaho near the Galena Summit

Idaho RV Parks and Campgrounds

Set up camp in Idaho — Yellowstone’s less crowded next-door neighbor. Enjoy breathtaking scenery and legendary outdoor recreation. Go online or call for your free Idaho campground guide. Read More...


Lander, WY | Sleeping Bear RV Park and Cabins

For the best mountain views inside the city limits of Lander. Beautiful sunrises and sunsets! Full service RV sites, tenting and cabins. Propane 7 days a week. Read More...

Bear Sign in Indian Creek Campground. Photo by NPS

Storing Food and Smelly Things in Yellowstone

Sure, it’s exciting to see a bear in Yellowstone National Park. But there’s no need to see one up close. And it’s definitely no fun to have one make off with your lunch Yogi Bear style. See our list of what counts as “food” and how to store it. Read More...