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Reviewed 8 January 2018

Compared to other campgrounds we visited in national parks, the madison campground in Yellowstone was kind of crowded. The camping spots were all very close together, and offered little privacy. However, this didn't bother us at all. Yellowstone is one of the most popular national...More

2  Thank Tennyl91
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

I mention we’re LGBTQ only for the purpose of other LGBTQ to relate. This was our first visit to Madison campground. We loved it so much and we found a perfect time to visit. There were no crowds exploring and no bugs in Oct. Sites...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

A group of friends went this past weekend, the last weekend the Madison campground was open, and it was great. We arrived just in time for the early snow. We checked in, set up camp, and toured parts of the park. The bathrooms were warm...More

1  Thank Kalani B
Reviewed 4 October 2017

This is a very, very large, well-run campground conveniently located w/in Yellowstone, about 20 minutes from Old Faithful etc. I am an experienced backcountry camper and basically had to camp here during my visit b/c it was the only option. It was probably the most...More

5  Thank RachelR
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Camped here Sept 16-22, 2017. Weather: I thought it would be great weather, but it started to snow Tuesday - the campgrounds did NOT close! The week before, it was apparently 90 degrees. While we were it was snowing, raining, hailing, cloudy. Fortunately, we were...More

5  Thank Wendy M
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Response from GayExplorers1 | Reviewed this property |
We travel in travel trailer. We charged our stuff in the car though. I don’t think their super strict on tent size and I think you will be fine. I find the sites to have good space between them.
Lynn S
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Response from Denise B | Reviewed this property |
There are no showers at this campground.
19 November 2016|
Response from Jeffreysgirl2009 | Reviewed this property |
The geysers are SO spread out- so we drove to each one. Once you're at each one, there are many opportunities to walk/hike. Yellowstone is immense- and each section of it is as well. You will love it!
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"Try requesting a spot at the end of a loop (we had 50 and 51). They are in a curve, so the spots are wider..."
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"try to get a spot on an outside loop, but avoid the lowest loop (cold air drainage)"
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"try to get a site in the "TENT" sites. but don't be concerned about noise in the rv and tent..."
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"Warm sleeping bags, winter hats, hand warmers for sleeping bags are recommended, even in summer!"
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