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Intake Dam

Fishing Access Site on the Yellowstone River

Site Facts

  • Open:Jan 1 - Dec 31
  • Size: 93 acres
  • Elevation: 2001 ft

Important Notice

Open during established seasons to archery and/or shotgun

Open for day use and overnight camping.

Potable water available 5/15 thru 10/1.

Intake Dam Fishing Access Site is located on the Yellowstone River 71 miles from the mouth on the left hand side as you face downstream.  Stipek is the next access site upstream from Intake Dam. 



Take exit 213 off I-94 at Glendive, 16 miles northeast on Hwy 16, 2 miles east on County Road.
(Lat 47.284 , Lng -104.519 )

Restrictions & Closures

Restrictions & Closures

Weapons Restriction

Open during established seasons to archery and/or shotgun

Stay Limit

Maximum stay of 7 days allowed.

Vehicle Length

Site is accessible.

Restrictions & Closures


FAS Camping

$12.00 , Without fishing license
Jan 1 - Dec 31

FAS Camping Fee

$7.00 , With Fishing License
Jan 1 - Dec 31

Wildlife Viewing

Wildlife Viewing

These locations represent physical occurrences (visually confirmed) within the boundaries of the site. Many more species may be present in the area which are not listed because we do not have a visually confirmed record. If you would like to report a species sighting, a form is available .

Abundance Code Definitions

  • Common Common Abundance
  • UncommonUncommon Abundance
  • RareRare Abundance
  • IncidentalIncidental Occurrence
  • Historic OccurrenceHistoric Occurrence
  • Unknown AbundanceAbundance Unknown