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National Forest Campground Alta Campground
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About Alta Campground is located in Bitterroot National Forest of southwest Montana. Near historical town of Alta, the first Ranger Station in the United States. Hughes Creek was the site of early placer gold mining. At an elevation of 4,500 feet, the campground encompasses 6 acres. There are 27 campsites with access to water and restrooms, as well as a garbage removal service. The West Fork of the Bitterroot River runs along this campground providing fishing opportunities. The maximum recommended trailer length for the area is 40 - 58 feet. Pets are allowed, but dogs must be on leashes. Please limit your stay to 14 days and a small fee is required. Season of operation depends upon weather conditions and accessibility.
MAILING ADDRESS 6735 West Fork Road
Darby, MT 59829
CONTACT 406-821-3269
FAX 406-821-1211
PAYMENT METHODS American Express, Cash, Discover, Master Card, Personal Check (In State), Personal Check (Out Of State), Visa
SPECIAL DIRECTIONS From Darby Montana drive south on Montana Highway 93 turn right on road 478 (towards Painted Rocks State Park). Campground is located on your right approximately 29 miles from this intersection.
SERVICES Campground Host Campsite Established Fire Pits Handicapped Accessible Parking Pets Allowed Picnic Tables Public Restroom Toilets Trail Trash Removal Water
ACTIVITIES Barbecue Bird Watching Camping Fishing Fly Fishing Hiking Mountain Biking Picnicking River Fishing RV Camping Stream Fishing Tent Camping Wildlife Viewing

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