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Camping & Fishing

Camping & Fishing


Bowman Lions Park Campground
Primitive, dump station and pet friendly
Contact: Roger Walter
506 3rd Ave SW, Bowman, ND  58623
Twin Butte Campground
Tent, 16 RV sites with electric (30 & 50 amp) shower, shaded pine trees, well water

701-523-5569 701-523-2311

14423 85th ST SW, Bowman, ND  58623

Butte View Campground

Located one mile east of Bowman on Highway 12: 

Physical Address: 14420 86th St SW, Bowman, ND  58623

54 electrical sites on 8 acres with mature trees and camp host on site.  There are modern bathrooms, showers, water, dump station, wifi, playground, and a picnic shelter for gatherings, such as family reunions.

Seasonal Campground open May - November  

Type of Hookup (All Pull-Thru) Rate per night or week
Full Hookup (Water/Sewer/50 Amp Electric) $30/night or $150/week
Electric Hookup (30 or 50 Amp) $25/night or $125/week
Remote Camping (tents) $15/night or $75/week

A Stay longer than 2 weeks must be approved by Director.  Butteview Campground reserves the right to refuse service.

For more information or to reserve a campsite, click the link in the blue box to make a reservation or call the Rec Center at 701-523-3896.  Camp host on duty May - November.


14420 86th St SW, Bowman, ND  58623

Bowman Haley Dam Campground
Restaurant, mini-store, electrical hookups, boat ramps, bathrooms, showers
Primitive: $5/day   Electric: $15/day                       Click Here to View Map

To make a reservation call 701-523-6316. 

Reservations are accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis.


9808 138th Ave SW, Scranton, ND  58653

Gascoyne Lake Campground
Tent, RV Sites


The Ridge RV Park

  • Located off Hwy 85 north of Bowman: 14410 85th St SW, Bowman, ND 58623
  • 17 RV sites with full hook-up (50 AMP Electric/Water/Sewer Included)
  • Seasonal Campground open May-November
  • $30/night or $150/week
  • To make a reservation, click here or call 701.212.4662.


14410 85th St SW, Bowman, ND 58623

Burning Coal Vein Campground

  • 5 camp sites, picnic tables with shelters


Water Recreation

Bowman Haley Water Recreation Area
The 1,740-acres v-shaped Bowman-Haley Lake offers year-round recreational opportunities. Three recreation areas were developed which attract campers, boaters, fishermen, hunters, and others for whom the outdoors holds a fascination. Recreation facilities are available at the lake range from scenic picnic sites to overnight camping. 
Bowman Haley Dam Marina, located on the north shore of Bowman Haley Reservoir, offers a smoke-free, family environment with a restaurant, bar, convenience store, and shower. For information call 701-275-6316.

Bowman County Lakes
Bowman-Haley Dam: 11 miles south, 8 miles east, 2 miles south of Bowman (walleye, perch, smallmouth bass - fishing pier).
Gascoyne Lake: 1.5 miles northwest of Gascoyne (pike).
Kalina Dam: 2 miles west, 1 mile south, 1 mile west, 1 mile south of Bowman (pike, perch, bluegill, no ramp).
Lutz Dam: 2.5 miles south, 2 miles west of Griffin (trout, bluegill, largemouth bass - no ramp).
Spring Lake: 1 mile south, 4 miles west of Rhame (pike, perch).

Slope County Lakes
Cedar Lake: 13 miles north, 2 miles west of Reeder (pike, perch).
Davis Dam:  16 miles west, 4 miles north of Amidon (trout, bluegill, largemouth bass).