Big Sandy Campground

State: Wyoming

Open: Seasonal

Elevation: 9091

County: Sublette

About: This campground is located at the north end of the Big Sandy Opening, along Big Sandy Creek, 60 miles southeast of Pinedale. The campground is open Mid-June to early September, depending upon snow load and road conditions.

Big Sandy Campground provides access to hunting, fishing and the Bridger Wilderness. Horse corrals are available at the stock trailhead. Please store food and trash properly.

Fees: $7 (2011)

Usage: Light

Water: None

Restrooms: Vault Toilet

Directions: From Pinedale, drive south on US Highway 191 for 12 miles to the town of Boulder. At Boulder turn left on to Wyoming Highway 252 and drive about 18 miles to the end of the pavement. Continue, on the dirt road, straight through the next intersection about 9 miles. Right after crossing the Big Sandy River (Buckskin Crossing Historical Marker), ascend a hill to the next junction; turn left at this junction. Drive another seven miles to another junction and turn left again. Proceed on this road, passing Dutch Joe Guard Station and Temple Creek Summer Homes. Bear right at the next junction, and proceed 1 mile to campground.