Angel Creek Campground - Ouray RD

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Photo of a typical campsite.

Angel Creek Campground is a primitive campground requiring high clearance vehicles. There are 8 designated camp sites with tent pads and fire rings/grills. Port-a-potties are available, There is no water.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Toilet, No water. No services. No fee-donations. ATV Access. 5/25/2015.
Fees $10/night.
Open Season: Late May - Fall
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Ouray, CO
Water: No
Restroom: Port-a-potties
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: Travel south on State Highway 550 from Ouray, CO. Turn right at end of town on Canyon Creek road (County Road 361). Turn right on FSR 853.81 to campground.

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Angel Creek Campground is within the Ouray Ranger District.

Reservation InfoNot reservable
No. of Sites8 single site(s)
No. of Accessible sitesNone


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Fire Danger Level: Moderate
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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!