Nearby trails

Located six miles north of TRNP South Unit entrance station along main park road. From the Maah Daah Hey Trial half way between Mile Post 54 and 55 the campground will be to the east. The Maah Daah Hey Trail is located about 1/4 mile west of Little Missouri River at Cottonwood Campground. Hiking between Campground and MDH requires wading the Little Missouri River.


76 Sites pull-through, back-in, and walk in sites

1 Group site can be reserved.

37 Sites can be reserved during the peak season May 1 – Sept 30. The remained of the year is all first come first serve.

Restroom, flush-toilets during main visitor season, pit toilet available year-round.

Drinking water during main visitor season.

Water fill station

Nightly fee is $14 per night during peak season (May 1 – Sept 30), $7 per night winter season. 50% discount for Senior Pass or Access Pass holders. Cottonwood Campground reservations can only be made here. Further information on this campground is available here.

GPS coordinates
46.950969 N, 103.531786 W