Welcome to the Yellowstone Park / West Gate KOA Holiday!

Imagine sleeping beneath the towering Montana mountains as you gaze up at a clear night sky, with only the stars and the moon as your light source. Welcome to Yellowstone Park / West Gate KOA Holiday. We are the ultimate camping destination near West Yellowstone, bringing you closer than ever to seeing the untouched beauty of the natural world. Our family-friendly campground is just a short drive from the West Entrance of Yellowstone National Park, putting over 2.2 million acres of forests, rivers and wildlife right within reach for you to explore. 

The key to a memorable getaway is a balance between thrill and rest. At Yellowstone Park / West Gate KOA Holiday, we have worked hard to create a campground with these ideas at the center. Whether you are seeking adventure or looking for a place to unwind, you will feel at home with us. We offer amenities and activities for everyone, from hiking and playing gaga ball to lounging by the pool or telling stories by the campfire.  

Come and experience the magic of Montana at Yellowstone Park / West Gate KOA Holiday. Create memories that will last a lifetime, and let this campground near West Yellowstone be a part of your journey. Our friendly staff can't wait to welcome you!

Ways to Stay 

When you want to take in all the sights and sounds of Southern Montana while having the comforts of home, our campground is the place to be. We offer a variety of ways to camp, making it easier than ever to experience the excursion you have been dreaming of. Whether you are planning a trip on your own or one with a large group, Yellowstone Park / West Gate KOA Holiday offers all the space and amenities to create lasting memories. 

Here is a brief look at our ways to stay: 

  • RV Sites: There are several types of RV Sites available. Big-rig friendly sites and sites perfect for someone with a shorter rig are located all over the park. Some even include comfortable patio space for lounging outdoors.
  • Cabins: Camping Cabins and Deluxe Cabins can accommodate between four to six people. Deluxe Cabins feature a full bathroom with full or partial kitchens, along with other amenities. Camping Cabins do not have bathrooms or kitchens, but they provide a cozy environment you will love. 
  • Tent Sites: Choose between three types of Tent Sites. They are perfect for tents and rooftop tents, and also offer tables and fire pits. They are located near restrooms, stores, and the playground area and offer trees, picnic tables, and fire pits. Tent Village sites also include a covered central area for cooking, eating and relaxing.

If you're looking for a different lodging option, check out Mountain Vista Hotel just a mile down the road for another comfortable contemporary option. 

Want to learn a bit more about the experience you could have camping at our campground near West Yellowstone? Let's take a look at the endless possibilities you have at your disposal with our friendly staff by your side. 

RV Park Near Yellowstone West Entrance

When you park your RV at Yellowstone Park / West Gate KOA Holiday, you can choose from several Back-In or Pull-Thru RV Sites. Our spacious sites offer many features with opportunities for full hookups with 50-, 30- or 20-amp electricity connections. Spend your days eating lunch at the picnic table or looking up a the stars around the fire pit with a s'mores in your hand. You can even take your comfort to the next level with a unique patio site equipped with a swing and a cement pad for the perfect outdoor lounging area. 

No matter how you like to camp in your RV, staying at our campground will ensure it is a memorable visit. Each of our sites allows pets and is surrounded by trees, giving your entire family access to adequate shade and privacy. Plus, your reservation offers total access to all our campground amenities and activities to ensure you have everything you need and to keep your schedule jam-packed. 

Cabin Camping in West Yellowstone 

Cabins are an excellent way to appreciate the beauty of the outdoors while getting comforts like a roof over your head for the night. During your trip to West Yellowstone, you can reserve a Deluxe Cabin or a Camping Cabin at Yellowstone Park / West Gate KOA Holiday. Deluxe Cabins feature a full bath with shower and a partial or full kitchen. They sleep up to four people and are situated around the edges of the campground for privacy and an excellent view. Camping Cabins provide a more rustic experience with nearby access to public restrooms, showers and our Kamping Kitchen. 

Tent Camping in West Yellowstone

Bring your tent, tent trailer or rooftop tent to our campground and get a peaceful and relaxing camping experience among beautiful scenery. Our campground is home to several individual campsites, offering convenient spots to set up camp for a few nights beneath the stars. Choose a site located on a grass or gravel pad and take advantage of convenient access to water and electric hookups at some of the sites. These utilities make it easy to get outside and enjoy nature — while still staying comfortable.

Get closer to nature than ever before by staking a tent at Yellowstone Park / West Gate KOA Holiday. We make it possible for all your loved ones to enjoy the great Montana landscape with pet-friendly Tent Sites and our unique six tent villages. It is a family-friendly environment you will never want to leave! 

What Amenities Does Yellowstone Park / West Gate KOA Offer?

Camping is a fantastic way to get out of the house for a couple of days, spending time with friends and family and creating fantastic memories you will look back on for years to come. While getting out into nature, breathing the fresh air and soaking up the sun are already some of the best things you can do, our campground staff is focused on creating a comfortable and exciting environment. They are friendly and accommodating and have equipped every campsite with a fire ring, Wi-Fi, Cable TV and options of 50 max amp electric connections. 

Whether you are looking to relax or get your blood pumping, Yellowstone Park / West Gate KOA Holiday offers various amenities to help you achieve all your camping goals. Go for a ride with one of our bike rentals, hang out by our seasonal pool, enjoy a hearty breakfast or dinner at West Gate Grill,  or grab some coffee at our Coffee Cabin for a getaway that checks all your boxes. Some other unique offerings we provide for campers include: 

  • Heated indoor pool
  • KampK9® dog park 
  • Jumping Pillow
  • Gaga Pit
  • Local Montana souvenirs
  • Fresh fudge
  • Pavilion
  • Laundry room 
  • Propane 

Things to Do When Camping Near West Yellowstone

There is no such thing as a boring day when you camp with us in West Yellowstone — we have filled our location with tons of activities to help you create an overflowing itinerary. On the days you want to branch out from our campground, you will have countless options for exciting adventures in surrounding areas. Wildlife, stunning views, delicious food and relaxing recreation await. Here are just a few of our recommendations:

  • Yellowstone National Park: Away from the crowds, but close to the West Gate of Yellowstone National Park, our campground is the perfect place to start your adventure in this incredible natural wonderland. Within the park, you will find an endless array of stunning landscapes, including geysers, hot springs, waterfalls and wildlife.
  • Grizzly & Wolf Discovery Center: This is a must-see destination for animal lovers of all ages. The Grizzly & Wolf Discovery Center offers an up-close look at grizzly bears and gray wolves, including educational exhibits and live demonstrations.
  • Museum of the Yellowstone: Discover the rich history of the Yellowstone region at this fascinating museum in the historic Union Pacific Depot. Exhibits include Native American history, western art and geology.
  • Red Rock Lakes Refuge: Continue your wildlife exploration with a visit to this beautiful national wildlife refuge. The wetlands are surrounded by rugged mountains, creating a sheltered environment for populations of trumpeter swans.
  • Hiking and biking: The area surrounding the campground is filled with scenic trails perfect for hiking and biking. Take a leisurely ride along the Madison River or challenge yourself on one of the nearby mountain trails.
  • Fishing: With the Madison River just minutes away, fishing enthusiasts will have no shortage of opportunities to cast their lines and catch some trout.
  • Horseback Riding: Experience the area's beauty on horseback with a guided trail ride through the surrounding mountains and forests.
  • Shopping and dining: The town of West Yellowstone offers a variety of shopping and dining options, including unique boutiques, souvenir shops and restaurants serving everything from classic American fare to international cuisine. 
  • Grand Teton National Park: After exploring the beauty of Yellowstone, take a trip to its neighboring park. The Teton Range offers miles of trails, serene landscapes and river exploration. 
  • Gold Rush Ghost Towns: Experience a Victorian gold mining town with a visit to this location in Virginia, Montana. The houses and buildings are well-preserved, creating an excellent glimpse into the past.

No matter your interests, Yellowstone Park / West Gate KOA Holiday is the perfect base camp for your Montana adventure. Book your stay today and get ready to explore all the amazing things this area has to offer!

Book a Stay at Yellowstone Park / West Gate KOA Holiday Today

Yellowstone Park / West Gate KOA Holiday is the perfect destination for outdoor enthusiasts and history buffs alike! Immerse yourself in the natural beauty of Montana and discover the local attractions of West Yellowstone during the day and unwind and relax by the campfire at night. 

Don't wait any longer to start planning your trip to Yellowstone Park / West Gate KOA Holiday. Book your stay today and get ready for an unforgettable adventure in Montana!

Campground Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 77' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cable TV
  • Pool (5/23 - 9/10)
  • Snack Bar ($)
  • Propane ($)
  • Kamping Kitchen
  • Firewood ($)
  • Pavilion
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Ways to Stay

KOA Holiday

KOA Holiday Campgrounds

Whether you’re exploring the local area or hanging out at the campground, KOA Holidays are an ideal place to relax and play. There’s plenty to do, with amenities and services to make your stay memorable. Plus, you’ll enjoy the outdoor experience with upgraded RV Sites with KOA Patio® and Deluxe Cabins with full baths for camping in comfort. Bring your family, bring your friends, or bring the whole group – there’s plenty of ways to stay and explore.

KOA Holidays Feature:

  • RV Sites with a KOA Patio®
  • Deluxe Cabins with full baths
  • Premium Tent Sites
  • Group meeting facilities

Latest Hot Deal

Hero Discount

Valid: Year Round

What: All United States veterans, active duty, and retired military, firefighters and police officers receive 10% off of their stay! 

Why: We want to thank those that keep us all healthy and safe day in and day out. We welcome you all, and would like to extend this discount to show our thanks.

Terms and Conditions: 

  • Based on availability
  • Must show valid ID or proof of prior service at registration. 
  • Excludes reservations 28 days or longer
  • Offer not valid with other discounts including KOA Rewards

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Local Area

Yellowstone National Park

The world's first and America's largest National Park, Yellowstone is full of natural wonders and beauty. Within its 2.2 million acres lie the greatest collection of geysers on this earth, the largest alpine lake in the nation, the colorful Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone River, thundering waterfalls higher than Niagara Falls, petrified forests, trout-laden streams, and an endless array of native wildlife ranging from ground squirrels to grizzly bears. Yellowstone has more natural beauty than you can absorb in a lifetime.

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Old Faithful - 30 miles away

The largest concentration of geysers in the world is in the Upper Geyser Basin including World Famous Old Faithful. Several of the more prominent geysers and hot springs are located here. You could easily spend an entire day exploring this unique complex of geothermal features. Old Faithful web cam - watch it live!

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Bus Tours of Yellowstone

Reservations for full day bus tours into Yellowstone National Park pick up at our front door. There are two tour companies in the area; See Yellowstone and Yellowstone Vacations. You must call the companies for reservations!

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Horseback Riding (next door)

It is an easy walking distance to the Diamond P Ranch from Yellowstone Park KOA. They offer trailrides for all levels of experience with some of the best guides in the industry. You can experience 1/2 day and full day trips along the Continental Divide in the beautiful Gallatin National Forest.

2865 Targhee Pass Hwy.

West Yellowstone, MT 59758

406-646-0606

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