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Free Wifi
Free parking
Air conditioning
Non-smoking hotel
Free airport transportation
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Reviewed November 2, 2015

I've been meaning to write this review for a while, just got around to it. We made a detour up to Fort Smith after visiting friends in Billings, I've camped their in the past under the former owners, great then and great now. I brought...More

Date of stay: April 2015
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Reviewed October 17, 2015

I first fished the Bighorn in the mid 80's ..........and still say it is one of the best trout streams in the lower 48........and Cottonwood Camp has always been my home away from home.........I always enjoy tent camping (except in mid winter) and really enjoy...More

Date of stay: September 2015
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Response from Amy M, Owner at Cottonwood CampResponded October 21, 2015

Jim - thanks for your great approval to the young ownership of Cottonwood Camp! Your history at Cottonwood and your kind comments mean lots. We desire to keep Cottonwood Camp a true fishing camp while running the fine edge of continuing to make improvements. Some...More

Reviewed September 20, 2015

Things are changing, some for the good, some not so good for those of us who have been long time visitors of the Cottonwood Camp. It no longer has the family feeling it had. It is run more like a business, which, I guess is...More

Date of stay: August 2015
2  Thank Flyfsh1
Response from Amy M, Owner at Cottonwood CampResponded October 9, 2015

Thank you for being a long time guest of Cottonwood Camp. We realize that transitions can be difficult on guests as well as staff but I would like to take the opportunity to point out some of the improvements that have been made in the...More

Reviewed September 8, 2015 via mobile

I've stayed here many times since the later 1980's. It's always the same. Friendly and accommodating people, great facilities for what you really need on such a fly fishing trip. Hot showers, a nice fly shop, its within spitting distance to the Three Mile Access.

Date of stay: September 2015
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Response from Amy M, Owner at Cottonwood CampResponded September 11, 2015

Thanks for your dedication to fly fishing and Cottonwood Camp! We always enjoy seeing people year after year. This is just one of the reasons that Cottonwood Camp has become a "Bighorn Tradition"! See you next year!

Reviewed August 10, 2015

I was charged extra for my dog. I was told that it was for picking up dog poop. There was a lot of dog poop in the camping area before we got there. That kind of sucked. There was also additional charges for people in...More

Date of stay: August 2015
1  Thank B N
Response from Amy M, Owner at Cottonwood CampResponded August 11, 2015

We are sorry to read that you are not satisfied with charges associated with your stay. The extra charges for people and pets is clearly stated on our website and your reservation confirmation that you would have received prior to your stay. It is customary...More

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Cottonwood Camp is a full-service campground next to the famous Big Horn River. We have 14 cabins, 9 full hook-up sites, 10 electric/water sites and 20 tent sites offering lots of shade. All cabins offer a More kitchen and gas grills for cooking. Most cabins have bathrooms inside the cabins. We also have 2 bath houses with clean showers and a full service fly shop. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air conditioning
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Suites, Kitchenette, Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
$15 - $175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United States > Montana > Fort Smith
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
$15 - $175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United States > Montana > Fort Smith


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We rent drift boats.

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"Ask for one of the newer cabins."
Aug 13, 2018
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"The larger cabins have a back deck and the smaller ones have front decks (still are nice and are quiet for..."
Aug 9, 2017
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"All the same ... you are within a mile"
Aug 17, 2016
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"book early!"
Apr 21, 2016
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