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 coin laundry. No utility hookups but a dump station are 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.