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Reviewed 24 August 2015

Overall, I would stay at Bridge Bay again. It is centrally located and convenient to Hayden valley where we had some excellent wild life sightings. The bathrooms were very clean and convenient to most camp sites. They really pack everybody in. The sites are very close together, and the loop we were on was not even close to level. We...

1Thank FishingBuddy96
Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

Yellow stone is fantastic no mater which site you stay. Bridge bay is central located and we had buffalo and elk walking around. The pitch we had was not ideal, more like a pull out then a camping pitch. Some pitched where huge. So check where you stay.

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Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

First time in Yellowstone was great! But we camped in a tent, and it would have been perfect if not for the NOISE! The campers around us had no regard for the quiet time rules. Make sure to get a loop in the shade and bring lots of blankets the nights are extremely COLD! And bring ear plugs not just...

2Thank Mc12345679
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

First - for a 'be bear aware' area they provide an awfully small bear proof box, and you need to share it with the next site. Second - there are no showers in the Campground only 4 miles away and it cost 3.9$ per person. For a party of 5 that cost almost as much as the accommodation! And last...

2Thank Meital N
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 12 August 2015

It gave us peace of mind to be able to reserve a campsite and the web to do so was really easy. Great price! Check-in was easy and workers helpful. The sites vary, some are open with lake view, others more hilly with shade and privacy. The bathrooms are nice though no hot water or showers. Great location. We stayed...

1Thank ElizabethBH01
Reviewed 12 August 2015

This campground works mostly because it's within the park. There are a LOT of people crammed in, but the lower levels (A - D) are the worst; We were lucky in "H" level but still a ton of people around

Thank Jonathon R
Hampton, Georgia
Reviewed 10 August 2015

We stayed in Bridge Bay Campground 4 nights in the Tent only loop. It was a good stay. Got cold a few nights, but beautiful in the day. We didn't see any wildlife in the campground and had no problem with bears. There was no privacy, but we were in Yellowstone and that is what mattered. We spent most of...

Thank BudgetTravelerMR2
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Had a nice large area for our campsite. Had a bathroom with running water, electricity and flush toilets. Had a sink for washing dishes. The general store was great. Had a lot of stuff like fuel for our camp stove, macaroni, ground beef, eggs, bacon, bread, cereal, milk, beer, snacks, canned goods. This made camping a whole lot more fun....

Thank Jeremy T
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

Camping here was awkward - many of the campsites are basically in a large field with no trees and therefore no privacy. Campsites are packed close like sardines. No showers available, but restrooms are nice and clean. Staff is knowledgable and friendly. This was a fine place to camp, but if I had a choice I wouldn't stay here again...

1Thank Lauren W
Reviewed 5 August 2015

First, I want to say that the people at the registration building were quite friendly with the exception of Linda from Wyoming. Perhaps she was having a bad day, I'll give that to her. The rest of the group was friendly and helpful. In fact, they were more than happy to charge my loudly camera battery for me each night...

8Thank 1ColoradoGal

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Address: West Thumb-Fishing Bridge Rd., Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190
Region: United States > Wyoming > Yellowstone National Park
Number of rooms: 432
Also Known As:
Bridge Bay Campground Hotel Yellowstone National Park
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“if you can stay away from the bathroom areas”
 of 5 bubbles must_need_H2O, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Request a tent only site in the treed loops.”
 of 5 bubbles TravelMom2020, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Not in the fields. I booked elsewhere but they didn't care or honor booking.”
 of 5 bubbles Iconne, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you have a Senior Pass you will get a discount on the campsite!!”
 of 5 bubbles Parisvisiter, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“This is a campground not a hotel”
 of 5 bubbles RichardF755, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
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