Grasshopper Campground


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RV Parks and/or CampgroundsCampingScenic DrivesHiking/BackpackingRockhounding
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This pack in pack out campground at 6,900ft elevation is in a heavily wooded area near the Pioneer Mountains National Scenic Byway.  There are 22 sites open seasonal early June through mid-September.  Crystal Park where you can dig for crystals, Coolidge Ghost Town, and Elkhorn Hot Springs are all close by.  Blue Creek Trail, a 5.8 miles hike trailhead starts at the campground. $8/day fee.

DIRECTIONS: From Dillon, MT, take Interstate 15 south 2.5 miles to State Rt. 278 (Exit 59).  At end of exit ramp, turn right onto Rt. 278 and go 25.2 miles to Polaris, MT (Forest Rt. 73) sign. Turn right onto Rt. 73 and go 13.2 miles to campground sign. Turn left into campground.

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