Cody Field Office

Camping Opportunities

Bobcat - Houlihan Trailhead South Fork of Shoshone River.

Location: Park County

Nearest town: Cody

Facilities: Interpretive kiosks, horse trailer parking, horse hitching rails, 
food storage boxes, and toilet facilities.

Things to note:

  • Non-fee area
  • Bear Country

How to get there: Travelling southwest from Cody on Wyoming State Highway 291 (the South Fork Highway), continue for 28 miles. Turn right onto Park County Road 6EH and travel approximately three miles to the trailhead.


Cottonwood Creek Trailhead/Campground

Location: Big Horn CountyHikers on Cottonwood Creek Trail.

Nearest Town: Lovell

Facilities: Interpretive kiosk, five camp sites with fire rings, picnic tables, 
toilet facility, four horse corrals, horse watering trough, and food storage boxes.

Things to note:

  • Non-fee area
  • Bear Country

How to get there: From Lovell, take Highway 14A for approximately 10 miles. Immediately after the causeway on the east side of Bighorn Lake, turn left onto John Blue Canyon Road/BLM Road #1122. Take the first road on the right, and travel this road for roughly five miles until you reach the campground and trailhead.


Five Springs Falls CampgroundOverlook of Five Springs Falls Campground.

Location: Big Horn County

Nearest Town: Lovell

Facilities: Interpretive kiosks, tent pads, fire rings, picnic tables, garbage cans, food storage boxes, a central toilet facility and central water faucet 
(at lower campground).

Things to note:

  • $7 per night for overnight camping
  • Non-fee area for day use
  • Site is open year round but is often not accessible during the winter months due to snowpack

How to get there: Travel 22 miles east on U.S. Highway 14A from Lovell, and turn left at the Five Springs Falls Campground sign. Travel this steep, narrow access road for two miles to the lower loop of the campground (not suitable for recreational vehicles over 25 ft. in length). The road continues to the upper loop, which contains additional sites.


Hogan and Luce CampgroundHogan and Luce Campground.

Location: Park County

Nearest Town: Cody

Facilities: Picnic tables, fire rings, toilet facilities, food storage boxes, horse trailer parking, horse stanchions and hitching rails

Things to note:

  • Non-fee area
  • Closures/Restrictions: None for the campground, but adjacent lands on Bald Ridge are closed to all use from December 15 through April 30 each year to protect essential wintering habitat for big game

How to get there: This site is located 18 miles north of Cody off Wyoming State Highway 120.  Turn left onto Park County Road 7RP and continue approximately five miles; look for the Hogan-Luce Trailhead sign and take a left onto the one-mile-long access road to the site.