The best camping near Henrys Lake State Park

Discover the most magical spots to pitch your tent or park your rig on your next Henrys Lake adventure.

100% (1 reviews)
100% (1 reviews)

Henrys Lake State Park: A High Mountain Angler's Paradise.  

Popular ways to camp

Community favorites near Henrys Lake State Park

Top-rated campgrounds reviewed by the Hipcamp community.

Top-rated campgrounds near Henrys Lake State Park

100%
(5)

Angell Creek Campground

6 sites · RVs3 acres · Island Park, ID
Angell Creek Campground is located in beautiful Island Park Idaho. It has been in our family for over 50 years. We are surrounded by pine trees, and it is a quiet place to escape the noise of the world. It is a place to recharge and enjoy the outdoors. Our campsite is close to West Yellowstone and only 30 mi. from Yellowstone National Park. Island Park has a lot to offer including: boating, waterskiing, fishing, canoeing, swimming, hiking, trail riding and much more. All of these activities are within a few minutes away. We are in close proximity to highway 20 and easy access to services and dining. We have a very large parking area where you can park trailers and vehicles. We have about 3 acres and have 5 RV spots. We have a central sheltered picnic area and a big fire pit. Each pad is rented at $40 a night with provided 50 amp and 20-amp camper power. No water or sewer is provided. There is a porta potty on location from May 24th-Sept. 30th 2024. Must pack out all of your trash or be a accessed a cleaning fee per lot. Although wanting to keep this campground in a primitive state, we will be adding a few updates in coming years. Pets allowed on a leash.
Pets
Toilets
Campfires
from 
$35
 / night
97%
(59)

Yellowstone's Home-Base Hookups

4 sites · RVs, Tents21 acres · Cameron, MT
Our family purchased this 21 acre property in the middle of 2021 with the hopes of making some lasting memories and allowing others to do the same. Since it's so close to Yellowstone (30 min drive), Henry's Lake (10 min drive), Ennis (45 mins drive) & Bozeman (2 hours), we knew it would be a perfect "home base" for us to explore everything Montana has to offer. Learn more about this land: 21 acres near Cliff and Wade Lakes is set up for an RVs. * 2 - 50 amp power service w/ hookup * Drilled a 190'/20 gpm well w/ hookup * Installed a septic system - not hookup. Only for dumping. * RV corral to park in There are two pads (Site 1 & Site 2), which are rented out separately, however if you would like to grab both, please shoot me a message. Both sites have water & power hookup's. PLEASE NOTE: There are NOT a sewer/septic hookup's. We do have a dump station onsite for you to use. We also do not have trash service, so we kindly ask you pack-in and pack-out. The views are outstanding and you are minutes from fishing, hiking, hunting and exploring in Yellowstone National Park (30 min drive), Hebgen Lake (10 mins drive), Henry's Lake (10 min drive), the Madison River and Island Park. If you would like more suggestions on what to do while staying at our home base hookups, we would love to share our favorite spots! Once booked, there is a link in the "arrival instructions" with recommendations on places to go, see, eat and explore. I hope you find it helpful! Find us on Face-Book under "Yellowstone's Home-base Hookups" or https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100094546607334
Pets
Potable water
from 
$49
 / night
92%
(32)

Yellowstone Wander Camp

8 sites · Lodging200 acres · Island Park, ID
Wander Camp Yellowstone is a rustic glamping accommodation located on a 500 acre ranch just 20-25 minutes outside of West Yellowstone, MT and 10-15 minutes outside of Island Park, Idaho. We offer an immersive outdoors experience while including a few more amenities than traditional camping while still operating off-grid. If you're looking for a place to stay that provides the sights and sounds of nature, with a few comforts from home, book now!
Pets
Toilets
Campfires
from 
$149
 / night
95%
(150)

Camp Steelhead

3 sites · RVs, Tents2 acres · Island Park, ID
CLOSE TO YELLOWSTONE NP! This is a great spot with easy access to all the outdoor recreation that Island Park offers. A convenient 30-minute drive to the west entrance of Yellowstone National Park. A quick 10-minute drive to enjoy the beautiful day hikes of Harriman State Park. You can also hike directly from Camp Steelhead on the old historic rail grade and enjoy the views of the majestic Buffalo River. Enjoy a quiet camping area with the convenience of power hookups for your RV (30 amp) or just plug in your phone to the 110 outlets if you are tent camping. Close proximity to Highway 20 and easy access to services and dining. One RV/Trailer per campsite. Camp Steelhead is located within the beautiful Yellowstone Ecosystem. While we have not had any problems with wildlife. We ask that campers store food properly to avoid any issues. Yellowstone does not have a fence around it. Animals wander all through the area.
Pets
Potable water
Toilets
from 
$86
 / night
Booked 7 times

Starlight Retreat Yellowstone

6 sites · Lodging40 acres · Island Park, ID
Starlight Retreat sits on 40 stunning acres only 19 minutes from Yellowstone and 2 minutes off hwy 20 with meadows, aspen groves, and a pine forest to explore with miles of trails connecting directly the property, perfect for hiking or mountain biking. Henry's fork is a crystal clear world class fishing river a short walk down the road. Henry's lake, only a few minute drive, is a world famous fishing lake. In every direction you'll find world class hunting and fishing. Crystal clear rivers leading to stunning waterfalls. You are in the heart of what's become known as "sportsman's paradise".
Pets
Potable water
Toilets
from 
$178
 / night
75%
(18)

Peaceful Pines

1 site · RV2 acres · Island Park, ID
This is a beautiful peaceful place where I like to go to spend time away from the noise of the world and recharge and enjoy all the things of nature, float and fish the river and lakes walk through the trees and wild flowers. It is close to West Yellowstone and Yellowstone National Park. This land has been in my family for nearly 50 years and my parents wanted to keep it in a primitive state but we will be adding a few updates in the coming yearsLearn more about this land:(#1)From Ashton Idaho follow Highway 20 about 30 miles to Yale-Kilgore Rd,(#2)From W.Yellowstone it is about 26 miles to Elk Creek #1 take a left turn and #2 a right turn follow this road until you cross McRae bridge then continue to a right turn onto Yale Creek Road then left at the split in the road onto Hotel Creek then right on S. Beaver Springs Rd. then a right on Glen tree Road continue along Glen tree and take a left on Wooded Ln, up this lane approximately 2 to 3 blocks the property is on the right marked with orange fence posts, it is a primitive camp site horse shoe around a fire pit. Please don’t burn garbage or cut down any trees. The road is very bumpy please take it slow. 4166 Wooded Ln.
Pets
Campfires
from 
$40
 / night
100%
(3)

Mini Moose Timber

1 site · Lodging1 acre · Island Park, ID
A unique stay managed by the owner just 30 minutes from the West Yellowstone entrance! Stay in this cozy custom built guest cabin where I strive to make you feel like a local not a tourist. The Mini Moose is located in a beautiful, quiet neighborhood just off highway 20. It offers more amenities and conveniences than a hotel while adding the tranquility and privacy of your own mountain retreat! After a busy and crowded day in the park, escape to the Mini Moose where you can, BBQ, build a campfire, play cards, do some rock painting or just simply relax and enjoy the mountain air after a fun filled busy day in the park. Location: The Mini Moose is centrally located in Island Park. It's two miles from a gas station/store, bank and post office, with several restaurants and lodges within 5 miles. Enjoy nearby trails and fishing or schedule a lazy river float down Big Springs. You will also find maps, books and local area suggestions upon your arrival. The space The Mini Moose is a spacious 325 square feet with a small loft for additional sleeping. I designed the space with Yellowstone travelers in mind. It's equipped and decorated to create a fun experience. because I want your accommodations to be as memorable and unique as the park you've come to see. Guest access Your adventure begins the moment you leave Island Parks buzzing highway 20. You will be on dirt roads for about 2 miles. The roads are well maintained and do not require 4 wheel drive but they can get a bit muddy during the rainy season. Please be mindful of the posted 15 mph speed limits along the way. Other things to note: There are three structures on the property: The Treetop Loft, the Tiny Timber your Mini Moose. Each building has a sign, its own entry codes, its own designated parking and ample space for privacy. The neighborhood is amazing. It's safe, well maintained and full of friendly seasonal locals. You wont feel like a tourist here!
Potable water
Toilets
Campfires
from 
$225
 / night
96%
(35)

Sportsman's Retreat RV Sites

3 sites · RVs1 acre · Gardiner, MT
We are located right in the middle of Gardiner MT. Less than a 1/4 mile from Yellowstone Parks North entrance. There are only 2 RV sites on the property and located in a quiet neighborhood. Beautiful views of the mountains. Wildlife such as deer and elk frequent the property. Walking distance to everything Gardiner has to offer. Such as food, laundry mat and the historical Roosevelt arch.
Pets
Potable water
Trash
from 
$85
 / night
83%
(3)

Mountain Runner Retreat

1 site · RV1 acre · Gardiner, MT
This little gem is 5 miles from the North entrance of Yellowstone Park. It is up a dirt road that gets you up and away from the crowds where you can relax and enjoy the sounds of nature. The site sits has private access to Bear Creek, a pristine stream with minimal access locations. When you are down by our creek, you are in a forest oasis. The RV/Trailer site is a back-in only site with trees, picnic table, electric, water and sewer hook ups. Nearby is our turn of the century barn with chickens doing "chicken things". Jardine itself is a historic mining town, with several trail-heads nearby. Mountain biking can be enjoyed on the many dirty roads above Jardine.
Pets
Potable water
from 
$60
 / night
Booked 3 times

Jolley Camper and Cottages

27 sites · Lodging, RVs, Tents10 acres · Ashton, ID
A New Take on Tradition! We would like to welcome travelers from all over the world passing through Ashton, Idaho en route to the many attractions such as Yellowstone National Park, Grand Teton National Park, Mesa Falls, Cave Falls, St. Anthony Sand Dunes, Island Park, and so many more. We aim to offer the kind of environment that is as relaxed and as comfortable as if you were staying with family. You are staying with family, our family. Pull up a chair in the shade of the lilac trees and read a book, sip on lemonade and gaze at the silhouette of the Grand Tetons. Share your day’s fish stories around the campfire, and even put that whopper rainbow trout you just caught on Henry’s Fork on our outdoor grill. After spending the day at Old Faithful we hope you will return to us in the evening to your peaceful, quiet spot and enjoy the starry skies above, or snuggle up in your bunk and enjoy a movie with the family. We have on-site laundry facilities and showers for those messy trips to the St. Anthony sand dunes. (Showers and laundry for our guests only) The Jolley Camper offers play areas for the young and young at heart and plenty of space and facilities for your family reunions, company or church picnics, wedding shower and receptions, or group retreats. Please come on over and make yourselves at home. We welcome any feedback that will make you want to return to the Jolley Camper year after year.
Potable water
Toilets
Showers
from 
$10
 / night
99%
(56)

North Fork Cabin

5 sites · Lodging45 acres · Gardiner, MT
This property was occupied and homesteaded in 1932 by Lloyd's Dad, Vern who began the outfitting business and raised his family here
Pets
Potable water
Toilets
from 
$125
 / night
100%
(2)

Wildwood Camp on Fall River

1 site · RV, Tent9 acres · Ashton, ID
Welcome to the breathtaking Fall River, nestled in the majestic shadow of the Teton Mountains! For generations, this stunning location has been a beloved destination for fishing and camping enthusiasts. We, at Wildwood Camp on Fall River, have taken it upon ourselves to adopt and protect this natural wonder from any harmful development or closure. By choosing to stay here, you are directly contributing to the preservation of this small, yet incredibly beautiful piece of East Idaho. Our private 9-acre retreat boasts an impressive 600 feet of riverfront along the Fall River, providing an unparalleled opportunity for trout fishing just yards out your tent door. Don't worry about licenses, as they can easily be obtained online or just a short 5-mile drive away in the charming town of Ashton. The surrounding area is teeming with wildlife throughout the year. Keep your eyes peeled for majestic deer, stately moose, soaring bald eagles, and graceful osprey. You may also encounter playful beavers, elegant waterfowl, and the occasional night owl. If you're an RV enthusiast, there's a convenient dump station nearby. And for those who enjoy a round of golf, a fantastic 27-hole course awaits just down the road. However, if relaxation is what you seek, simply unwind by dipping your feet into the crystal-clear waters of the Fall River and let the soothing sounds of flowing water serenade you. Please note that the river levels may vary throughout the season, adding to the ever-changing beauty of this enchanting land. So, what are you waiting for? Come and experience the wonders of Wildwood Camp on Fall River. Indulge in nature's splendor, create lasting memories, and be a part of the preservation effort. Start your adventure with us today!
Potable water
Campfires
from 
$50
 / night

The best camping near Henrys Lake State Park guide

Overview

About

At a mere 15 miles away from the famous Yellowstone Park, Henry's Lake is a great detour to get away from all the hustle and bustle. Once you've checked out all those geysers and rock formations, kick back and enjoy the sound of the lake lapping against the shores. Take the boat for a spin and angle for every type of fish from cut-bow hybrids to cutthroat trouts. Junior Ranger programs will be an adorable way to trick your niece or nephew into wearing a vest, and guided hikes mean you won't have to trek the trails alone. Whether you're playing horseshoes or just keeping an eye out for sand hill cranes or swans, this is the ultimate place to let loose and relax.

Notable campgrounds

  • RV Campsites: Equipped with full hook-ups, these sites offer convenience for your home on wheels.
  • Cabins: Cozy up in one of the park's cabins, offering a rustic yet comfortable stay.
  • Tent Campsites: Immerse yourself in nature by pitching a tent at one of the park's scenic sites.

Tips for snagging a campsite

  • Book early to secure your ideal spot, as sites fill up quickly during peak season.
  • Consider visiting during the shoulder seasons for better availability.
  • Keep an eye on cancellations for last-minute opportunities.
  • Explore nearby camping options for alternative accommodations.

When to go

The best time to visit Henrys Lake State Park is during the summer months when the weather is warm and the park's full range of activities is available. Winter can be harsh and limiting for access and activities.

Know before you go

  • Check the park's official website for the latest updates on closures and conditions.
  • Day-use locations are open from 7am to 10pm, as per park regulations.
  • Accessibility features are available, including ADA campsites and trails.
  • wifi hotspots are located near certain bathhouses for your convenience.

Safety at Hipcamp

Inclusion Policy
Inclusion Policy
Inclusion Policy
Hipcamp Hand

Safety partners

Recreate Responsibly

About us

Hipcamp is the most comprehensive resource for beautiful private campsites.

Discover and reserve tent camping, RV parks, cabins, treehouses, and glamping.

Download the Hipcamp App

Hipcamp is created with ❤️ and hope for our future.