The One Amazing Place In Wyoming Where You Can Camp Right On The Lake

When you think of lakeside camping in Wyoming, chances are Jenny Lake comes to mind. But this time of year, good luck finding a site! They’re full by 8 AM – and on some days, well before then! If you’re looking for a more relaxing place to float, paddle and fish, head up north towards the Beartooth Mountains. Here, just off of the famous Beartooth Highway, you’ll find one of the most breathtaking alpine lakes in the country at Island Lake Campground.

Island Lake Campground sites cost $15/day and there is a maximum stay of 16 days. You can find more information and restrictions on the Shoshone National Forest website.

For more ideas about where to camp in Wyoming, read These 15 Amazing Camping Spots In Wyoming Are An Absolute Must See. Pick your favorite and get out to explore our great state this summer!