Camping and RV Parks

Indian Creek Campground. Photo by NPS

Indian Creek Campground. Photo by NPS

There are 12 campgrounds with over 2,000 campsites in Yellowstone National Park. All campgrounds welcome RVs with size limitations. Five campgrounds accept reservations. The others are first-come, first-serve. You can also camp in the backcountry with a permit.

RVing in Idaho near the Galena Summit

60 Campgrounds on the West Side of Yellowstone

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.

Camper van at Grand Teton's Gros Ventre Campground. Photo by NPS Tobiason

Campgrounds in Grand Teton National Park

Camp underneath the jagged Teton mountain range in pristine forests with easy access to lakes and wildlife watching. Campgrounds are first-come, first-served, except two.

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.

Old Faithful Snow Lodge in Winter

Where to Stay in Winter in Yellowstone

Find out which Yellowstone lodges in the parks turn up the heat and keep logs burning in their fireplaces all winter. Or you can brave the cold and camp.