Bill Frome County Park is set on the northwest shore of Henry's Lake on a gentle slope. Trees line the exterior of the park and grass covers the areas between each campsite.The camping is free as is the boat ramp and mooring docks.
Campsites: There are between 35 to 40 campsites. The road and driveways are gravel. Most sites have a fire pit but there are no picnic tables.
Host on Site: "Bud" has been the host for a very long time. He was not friendly to us because he didn't want the publicity but I am sure he is very helpful and friendly with campers.
Water: None available.
Garbage Services: There is no garbage service. You will need to pack yours out with you.
Electricity Available: The only electricity is at the host's campsite. Generators are not allowed from 10pm to 6 am.
Restroom: There are two vault style outhouses which were clean and well stocked but had a strong odor when compared to other toilets.
Handicap Accessible: There are 2 handicap sites and a sidewalk leading to the outhouses and another to the docks.
Firewood: Firewood is available at the camp host's site.
Pets: Pets must be kept on a leash and you are required to pick up after them.
Picnic Area: No.
Recreation: Camping, sightseeing, wildlife viewing and fishing are popular activities near Henry's Lake.
Fishing: Wow, is fishing available? Henry's Lake is a world class trout lake. Check the regulations.
Boating: There is a boat ramp and mooring docks which are free for your use.
Swimming: Henry's lake is not a swimming lake but if you want I am sure you could find a spot for a cool dip.
Wildlife: Moose, bear and deer are common around the lake and there are also many species of birds.
Additional Camping Opportunities: We have reviews for these nearby campground; Henry's Lake State Park, Big Springs Campground, Flat Rock Campground, Upper Coffee Pot Campground, Buffalo Campground, McCrea Bridge Campground and Buttermilk Campground.
Fee Schedule: Free! Both camping, up to 14 days, and the boat ramp are provided free by Fremont County.
Campground Reservations: These sites are not reservable.
Phone service: There is a phone at the host's site but we had reception on our ATT cell phones.
Nearby Services: Island City begins nearby but extends 30 miles down Highway 20. The city is a series of stores, lodges and gas stations. Most supplies and services can be found somewhere in the city.
RV Dumping Site: Bill Frome County Park doesn't have an RV dump station but there is one at Henry's Lake State Park.
Elevation: 6500 Feet
Reviewed: July 2012
This information is accurate as of the date of the review.
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