Recreation Areas and Campgrounds

CMR Locations map

Most of the Recreation Areas, campgrounds and boat ramps located on Charles M. Russell National Wildlife Refuge are operated and maintained by other agencies. The list below is organized by agency and the areas they manage, with links for more information.


Bureau of Land Management

Lewistown Field Office, (406) 538-1900



Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks



US Army Corps of Engineers

Fort Peck Dam and Lake Project, (406) 526-3416

Visit the Fort Peck Project website or see a PDF of the Fort Peck Dam and Lake brochure.

  • Crooked Creek Recreation Area
  • Fourchette Bay Recreation Area
  • Devil's Creek Recreation Area
  • Bone Trail Recreation Area
  • The Pines Recreation Area
  • Duck Creek Recreation Area
  • Rock Creek Recreation Area (east side of Refuge)
  • McGuire Creek Recreation Area
  • Nelson Creek Recreation Area