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Reserve a Campsite

Reserve today!

The Williams County Parks Department is excited to offer online reservations for campsites located at Blacktail Dam, Epping/Springbrook Dam, Kota Ray Dam, and Little Egypt.  For 2022, campsites may be reserved same day or in advance for the duration of the year for a maximum of 14 days (13 nights) and a maximum of four sites per reservation, per person. Campsites can still also be reserved onsite/day of by paying at the park with cash or check.

When you make a reservation, you will receive two emails: one that is your payment confirmation and one that contains your booking details. If you did not receive both, please check your junk/spam box. If you need assistance, please contact the Parks Department.

Check-In and Check-Out Times

Since campsites can now be reserved online, we have implemented Check-In and Check-Out times whether or not you reserved online. Check-in for all sites is 3 pm CT and Check-out is 2 pm CT.

Fees

Credit card (American Express, Visa, Discover, and MasterCard) is accepted online. A service fee of $3 will be applied to each reservation plus a service fee for using a credit/debit card (minimum of $2.50 or 4.5%). Cash or check are accepted onsite at the campground (please visit the pay station).

Questions? Contact the Parks Department

FAQs

Campsites can be reserved in advance online for Blacktail Dam, Epping/Springbrook Dam, Kota Ray Dam, and Little Egypt. Up to four sites per park, per reservation, per person are allowed. Visit our Reservations page to reserve a site.

Credit card (American Express, Visa, Discover, and MasterCard) is accepted online. A service fee of $3 will be applied to each reservation plus a service fee for using a credit/debit card (minimum of $2.50 or 4.5%). Cash or check are accepted onsite at the campground (please visit the pay station). Campsites must be paid in full upon making a reservation.

For 2022, campsites may be reserved same day or in advance for the duration of the year for a maximum of 14 days (13 nights) and a maximum of four sites per reservation, per person. Campsites can still also be reserved onsite/day of by paying at the park with cash or check.

Campsites can only be reserved in advance by booking online (not available for McGregor Dam). For 2022 only, there is no limit for how far in advance you can book a campsite. Campers may not reserve more than four sites per person, per reservation, per park.

If you made a campsite reservation online at a Williams County park, you can cancel or modify your reservation by visiting the webpage for the park where you have a reserved site or clicking the link provided in your reservation confirmation email.

Contact the Parks Department for assistance.

Campsite check-in at all of our park campgrounds is 3 pm CT. Campers must vacate their site by 2 pm CT.

If you reserved a site online in advance

When it is time for check-in (3 pm CT), you will receive an email with a link to follow to complete the check-in process. If you arrive at the park and do not have access to the email account you used to make your reservation, there is a sign with a QR code that you can scan.

If you arrived at the campground day of and paid with cash or check

Please deposit the appropriate camping fees in the payment box and then text 701-580-1628 with the last name of your party, the number of nights you are camping, and your site number.

If you arrived at the campground day of and want to pay with credit card

Please visit the webpage of the park you wish to camp in and follow the reservation process. You will then receive an email to check-in or can scan the QR code at the park.

Blacktail Dam

Blacktail Dam

The park at Blacktail Dam is located about 25 miles north of Williston and offers camping, picnic areas, boating, and several playgrounds. There is also a 9 hole golf course located on the north side of the park.

Blacktail Dam fall water update: As of 10/6/2022, water for the Shower House, water pump, and Fish Cleaning Station has been shut off for the season.

Epping/Springbrook Dam

Epping/Springbrook Dam

The park at Epping/Springbrook Dam is located about 15 miles east of Williston and offers camping, a fishing pier, a playground, and more.

Kota Ray Dam

Kota Ray Dam

The park at Kota Ray Dam is located about 10 miles south of Ray and offers fishing, camping, boating and more.

Little Egypt

Little Egypt

Little Egypt is a waterfront park located on Lake Sakakawea about 30 miles south of Ray. The park offers picnic areas, camping, and direct access to Lake Sakakawea for swimming and non-motorized watercraft.

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