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Yellow Bay

STATE PARK

Yellow Bay

STATE PARK

Come to the heart of the famous Montana sweet cherry orchards, where blossoms color the hillsides during the spring. Located on the east shore of Flathead Lake you can camp, swim, boat, fish and bird watch.

RESTRICTIONS/CLOSURES

RESTRICTIONS AND CLOSURES
Stage II Fire Restriction

Food Storage Rules: Store all attractants, day or night, in a closed, hard sided container or vehicle when not in immediate use. Tent campers without a vehicle may use available food lockers. Do not burn waste in fire ring or leave litter around camp-site. Dispose of garbage in bear-resistant dumpsters provided.


HOURS & LOCATION

SEASON AND HOURS
Park
Open all year
5/1 - 9/30: Open for camping and day use
10/1 - 4/30: Day use only

LOCATION
23861 Mt HWY 35
Bigfork, MT 59911
Latitude/Longitude: (47.87643 / -114.02854)

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MEET THE PARK MANAGER
Photo of Amy Grout, Yellow Bay State Park Manager
Amy Grout began her career in Montana State Parks in 2004 as an intern at Lone Pine State Park, later becoming the Northwest District Park Ranger. Amy manages Finley Point, Big Arm, Yellow Bay, Wayfarers and Wild Horse Island state parks. She has a B.A. in Parks and Protected Area Management from Colorado State University at Fort Collins. Speaking about her love of the outdoors, Amy said, “Most of my childhood was spent outside of Anchorage, Alaska and so that is the one place I consider my hometown and where my love for the outdoors really began. “

CONTACT

CONTACT INFO
Mailing Address:
Yellow Bay State Park
c/o FWP Region 1 Headquarters
490 N Meridian Rd
Kalispell, MT 59901

Phone: 406-751-4598
Email: agrout@mt.gov

Yellow Bay

STATE PARK


Activities Available
  1. Bird Watching
  2. Boating
  3. Camping
  4. Canoeing
  5. Fishing
  6. Kayaking
  7. Lake Fishing
  8. Photography
  9. Picnicking
  10. Swimming
  11. Tent Camping
  12. Water Skiing
  13. Wildlife Viewing


Services and Amenities Available
  1. ADA Accessible
  2. Boat Launch
  3. Grills/Fire Rings
  4. Parking
  5. Pets Allowed
  6. Picnic Shelter
  7. Public Restroom
  8. Toilets (Flush)
  9. Toilets (Vault)
  10. Trash Removal
  11. Water


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