Central Montana State Parks Campgrounds

Montana State ParksCentral Montana State Parks Campgrounds

Under the Big Sky of Montana, you’ll discover some of the greatest natural and cultural treasures on earth. From stunning scenery and dazzling waters to geologic wonders and cultural history, Montana State Parks offer something for everyone!

Click here for information on private campgrounds in Central Montana.


Great Falls Area – Sluice Boxes State Park

Sluice Boxes State Park

A Backcountry Campsite Permit is required to camp in this park. Check with Fish, Wildlife & Parks staff in the Great Falls office when planning your trip.

Directions: Sluice Boxes State Parks is located 10 miles south of Belt on U.S. 89, then .5 mile west on county road 340.

Reservation #: 855-922-6768

Website: http://stateparks.mt.gov/sluice-boxes


Lewistown Area – Ackley Lake State Park

Ackley Lake State ParkThe diverse water recreation opportunities at this 160-acre park include fishing, boating, picnicking and camping. Stocked with rainbow trout, the lake is often good angling for 10 to 15 inch fish. Ackley Lake has 15 campsites, two boat launches, vault toilets, fire rings and grills, and picnic tables.

Directions: Ackley Lake State Parks is located 17 miles west of Lewistown on U.S. 87 to Hobson, then 5 miles south on Secondary 400, then 2 miles southwest on county road.

Website: http://stateparks.mt.gov/ackley-lake