This large campground, open from early June to early September, is situated in a lodgepole pine forest close to the breathtaking Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone River near the center of the park. Camping in this area offers stores, restaurants, pay showers and a coin laundry. No utility hook-ups but a dump station is located nearby. For those interested, fishing the Yellowstone River or area lakes and hiking are within a short walk or drive of this campground. Evening ranger programs are generally scheduled from mid-June to early September.