Sunshine Campground - Norwood RD

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Sunshine Campground is a single loop, paved campground with 15 campsites nestled in a dense aspen forest featuring a small mountain lake.  Maximum spur length - 35 feet.  A spectacular view of Sunshine Peak is visible from many sites. The campground is convenient to Telluride and its many shops and restaurants.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Untreated water.
Reservations: Concession operated: (no reservations) first come-first serve.
Fees $18 per night per camping unit; $4 per day for Day Use/Picnic in a campsite; $6 per firewood bundle; $5.00 per bag of trash (for non-registered guests); showers are available at the Matterhorn Campground for $6.
Open Season: May
Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns: Telluride, CO
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Composting Toilets (2)
Operated By: Concession - Recreation Resource Management of America, Inc. Arizona corporate office 1-928-537-8888.

General Information

Directions:

To get to the campground from Telluride travel west 3 miles to Highway 145. Turn left and travel south for 5 miles. The campground is on the right side of road.


Accessibility:

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Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Reservation InfoNot reservable
No. of Sites18 single site(s)
No. of Accessible sitesNone

RV Camping

Hookup - WaterNo
Reservation InfoNot reservable
Dump StationsNo
Hookups - ElectricNo
Hookup - SewerNo
Pavement Type for ParkingNo
Fire Danger Level: Moderate
Areas & Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
37.88927422
  Longitude : 
-107.8899214
  Elevation : 
9552 feet
 
log cabin with red roof in meadow surrounded by aspens in leafing out in early spring

Silesca Ranger Station- one of several cabins you can reserve on our forest.


tent in woods

Just about all the shelter you need for a night in the backcountry!


fire in ring with RV in background

RV camping with many of the comforts of home!