Madison Campground, Yellowstone National Park

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Madison Campground

You’ll find Madison Campground, a beautiful camping spot along the Madison River, will meet all your needs as the perfect central home base for a Yellowstone National Park vacation. Book Online.

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  • Madison Campground is in a beautiful wooded spot along the river
  • Make reservations by calling 866-439-7375 or Book Online
  • Open from April 28 to October 5
  • Camping fees are $24.25 per night
  • Fish in the Madison River
  • Drive to visit the nearby geyser basins


Madison Campground Yellowstone National Park is not far from the Old Faithful area and in a wooded spot along the Madison River. Open from early May to mid-October, Madison is a popular pick for a vacation camping spot.


Madison Campground Yellowstone National Park is located 14 miles east of the West Entrance and 16 miles north of Old Faithful.

GPS: 44.645417, -110.861450


You will need to make reservations to stay at Yellowstone’s Madison Campground. Simply call 307-344-7311 or the toll free number: 866-GEYSERLAND (439-7375). Or Book Online.

Specifics for 2017

  • Open from April 28 to October 5, 2017
  • Camping fee: $24.25 per night
  • # Of Sites: 250
  • Elevation is 6,800 feet
  • Flush Toilet Facilities
  • Showers: about 13 miles away in either Old Faithful area or West Yellowstone
  • No Laundry nearby
  • Generators Permitted (8 am to 8 pm)
  • RV sites available (call for availability)
  • Sanitary Dump Station

Nearby Activities & Attractions

Madison Campground in Yellowstone is a central location to a lot of activities and sights. Fishing along the Madison River is a favorite pastime for visitors here. Not far away is the Firehole Canyon Drive, where you can stop and see the Firehole Falls.

It’s only a short drive to Lower Geyser Basin and the Fountain Paint Pots. Drive a little further south and you’ll be at Old Faithful. From mid-June to early September, evening Ranger programs are held, fascinating for all ages.