• Placid Lake State Park and Campground

Placid Lake State Park and Campground


Map Location

RV Parks and/or CampgroundsLakes and RiversCity and State ParksBoating/ Boating Tours/ Water Craft RentalsCampingFishing/ Fishing Access SitesSwimmingBird and Wildlife Viewing
General info

This park provides a peaceful escape where visitors can participate in many lake-related activities. It also features an accessible viewing of many species of birds such as Red-necked Grebes, waterfowl, ospreys and Common Loons. RV camping for units up to 35 feet in length. There are 49 campsites.  Each with a picnic table and fire ring.  Vault toilets and water are available.  Proper food storage is required since this is bear country.  Bear-resistant containers located throughout the campground.  Fee for camping.  Maximum stay is 14 days.  Open May 1 through October 30.

Directions:  Located 3 miles south of Seeley Lake on Montana 83.  Then 3 miles west on Country Road. Look for the sign for the campground.


About Us

Our mission is to provide the most comprehensive information site for the state of Montana. We welcome public input and comments.


1627 W. Main #447
Bozeman, MT 59715

Contact Us

Created with love by New Times Media Corporation

We're New Times Media - a friendly and fun group of people. At New Times Media we love to share anything and everything we know about the great state of Montana, so we created this site to make learning about our state as easy as possible. Our site is free to use and has the simplest possible user interface.

Privacy policy:

We use Google Analytics for site usage analytics. Your IP address is saved on our web server, but it's not associated with any personally identifiable information. We want you to enjoy and benefit from our site without worrying about who is tracking you (OK, so Google might track you, but that’s not us!)

Terms of service: the legal stuff

By using our site you agree to our Terms of service. TLDR: You don't need an account to use our site. Our site is free of charge and you can use it as much as you want. You need an account if you wish to list your business or control your business information. You can't do illegal or shady things with a business listing on our site. We may block your access to your page(s), if we find out you're doing something bad. Share anything you see, but don’t use our stuff for your own use without permission from us. We’re not liable for your actions and we offer no warranty. We may revise our terms at any time.