Ccc Campground (ND)

Dakota Prairie National Grasslands

CCC Campground lies in the Badlands of North Dakota. There are a few trials located here.

 There are 32 sites and 3 campground loops. The campground has 5 reservable sites.

This is a pay and scan facility. Ensure that you have app downloaded on your phone prior to arriving. Scan QR code to make payment. This location also excepts cash, use the fee envelopes located at the fee tubes for cash payments. 

There are 3 Vault Toilets and water is available using a hand pump. Water is available Memorial day to Labor day. This date depends on the severity of the weather. Picnic tables at each site, fire rings with grill at each site, parking pads up to 60 ft long. Horses are allowed in marked campsites

Need to Know

Natural Features

Here you will be surrounded by colorful buttes. During your stay you may have Prong horn, mule and white tail deer going through your site. On rare occasions Big horn sheep can be seen grazing in the area. This area is great for birders, plant enthusiast during the spring and summer months. Perfect all year for the outdoor adventurers. 

Nearby Attractions

Right across the river is Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Watford City is a 15 min drive north on HWY 85 for any supplies that you may need. 


Maah Daah Hey Trail that goes for 150 miles, Ends at Burning Coal Vein Campground. Sunset loop which is a short 2-mile hike that connects the Maah Daah Hey Trail and the Long X trail. If you are looking for a day hike, there is a 11-mile loop Maah Daah Hey Trial to the Long X Trail. Where you will see dramatic views of the badlands and prairies of Western North Dakota. The Little Missouri river runs along the northern part of the campground.

Contact Information


1905 S Main St Watford City ND 58854

Phone Number

For campground inquiries, please call: 701-842-8500

Rental Options

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Driving Directions

The CCC Campground is loacated off of hwy 85

Available Campsites

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