Description

If you camp in Palisades Reservoir, be prepared for stunning scenery in every direction. The reservoir is nestled in a scenic valley surrounded by forested hillsides and views of snowcapped mountains in the distance. Pitch your tent near the shoreline and spend your days swimming, kayaking, and fishing for Yellowstone cutthroat trout, Brown trout, lake trout, and Kokanee. You can hike along the 70 miles of reservoir shoreline or higher up into the rugged mountains for great views!
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers, RVs
5 sites
Up to guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Pets allowed
Amenities
No picnic table

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Biking
Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Horseback riding
Paddling
Off-roading (OHV)
Climbing
Snow sports
Swimming
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Palisades Reservoir.

Beach
Cave
Forest
River, stream, or...
Swimming hole
Waterfall
Hipcamp makes it easy to find unique camping experiences.
Discover campsites, ranches, vineyards, farms, glamping, public parks and more.
Illustration tent arms eggplant

The vibe at Palisades Reservoir

5624 ftListing's elevation
750
No one? Bueller? Sharing is caring, y'all.
Drop some Palisades Reservoir knowledge on us.
Hipcamper Mary
Mary H.
didn't provide a recommendation.
August 10th, 2015

This is a beautiful place, with great views. Close to Alpine, Wy. Boating on the lake, hiking, fishing. Be aware that early in the summer, there a TON of mosquitoes. Especially if it's been very rainy.

Palisades lake
Hipcamper Emily W.
recommends this listing.
August 13th, 2018
Park
Targhee National Forest
State
Wyoming
Country
United States
Phone Number
208-483-2434
Directions
View on Google Maps
Official Website
View Website
Coordinates
43.27° N, 111.13° W
Unknown price
Tent / RV / Trailer: 5 Sites
(Up to people per site)

Safety at Hipcamp

Inclusion Policy

We have a zero-tolerance policy against discrimination at Hipcamp and are committed to helping our Host and Hipcamper community be inclusive.

Learn More
Hipcamp Hand

Hosting Standards

All Hosts should review and adhere to these standards around providing a positive Hipcamp experience, being a thoughtful neighbor, and serving as a responsible citizen.

Learn More

Hipcamper Standards

All Hipcampers should review and adhere to these standards for safety, trip preparation, and respect in order to uphold Hipcamp’s most important value: “leave it better.”

Learn More

Safety partners

Recreate Responsibly

  1. Know before you go
  2. Practice physical distancing
  3. Plan ahead
  4. Play it safe
  5. Explore locally
  6. Leave no trace
  7. Build an inclusive outdoors
Learn More

Leave No Trace

  1. Plan ahead and prepare
  2. Travel and camp on durable surfaces
  3. Dispose of waste properly
  4. Leave what you find
  5. Minimize campfire impacts
  6. Respect wildlife
  7. Be considerate of other visitors
Learn More

National Weather Service

We integrate with the National Weather Service to provide valuable fire advisories to Hosts and Hipcampers. Real-time Red Flag Warnings and Fire Weather Watch Warnings help keep our community safe.

Learn More
Hipcamp is created with ❤️ and hope for our future