Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks
 
image of Montana State Parks logo

Black Sandy

STATE PARK

Photo of Black Sandy camping area. Photo of boys playing in the lake. Photo of Black Sandy State Park sign. Photo of people sitting around a campfire.

Black Sandy

STATE PARK

This popular campground provides access for boating, water-skiing, kokanee salmon and trout fishing, and other water activities.

HOURS & LOCATION

SEASON AND HOURS
Park
Open 24 hours/day all year
for day use and camping.
May 1- Nov 30: electrical hookups available
Dec 1 - May 1: Limited facilities available

LOCATION
6563 Hauser Dam Road
Helena, MT 59602
Latitude/Longitude: (46.74553 / -111.88621)

GET DIRECTIONS »

FEE INFORMATION »

Park Map

Campground Map

Reserve Campground

MT State Parks Guide

MEET THE PARK MANAGER
Photo of Craig Putchat
Craig Putchat grew up in southeastern Pennsylvania, and graduated from Northland College in Ashland, Wisconsin with a degree in Outdoor Education and Outdoor Writing. Since college Craig has done many things, most notably, for 15 years before joining Montana State Parks, he owned and operated a sport shop, rental lodge, and charter fishing business on Lake Superior. Craig said, “I am excited to use my experience in dealing with the public to give visitors to the parks I manage a great visit, and leave them wanting to come back for more.“

CONTACT

CONTACT INFO
Mailing Address:
Black Sandy State Park
c/o Helena Area Resource Office (HARO)
PO Box 200701
Helena, MT 59620

Phone: Summer:
May 15 - Labor Day
Direct Park Line, 406-458-3221
Winter:
Labor Day - May 15
Helena Area Resource Office, 406-495-3270
Email: cputchat@mt.gov

Black Sandy

STATE PARK


Activities Available
  1. Boating
  2. Camping
  3. Fishing
  4. Hiking
  5. Ice Fishing
  6. Ice Skating
  7. Lake Fishing
  8. Picnicking
  9. RV Camping
  10. Swimming
  11. Tent Camping
  12. Water Skiing
  13. Wildlife Viewing


Services and Amenities Available
  1. ADA Accessible
  2. Boat Launch
  3. Electricity
  4. Established Fire Pits
  5. Maps
  6. Parking
  7. Pets Allowed
  8. Public Restroom
  9. RV Dump Station
  10. Toilets (Flush)
  11. Toilets (Vault)
  12. Trash Removal
  13. Water


Black Sandy State Park
 
  •  Meeting begins at 8:30 am
  • navigation button
  • image of nonresident park entrance pass and link to online licensing service
  • navigation button
  • Mobile App
  • Celebrating 75 Years TV Spot
  • image and link to Celebrating 75 Years TV Spot
  • Purchase our license plate
  • image and link to purchase a license plate
Web Template Design MT Office of Tourism