Lottis Creek Campground - Gunnison RD

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Lottis Creek Campground is a good site for anglers, hikers and four-wheel drive enthusiasts. The campground is located on the shores of Lottis Creek and close to the Taylor River. Two miles to the south visitors will find access to the Fossil Ridge Wilderness Area. Hikers and equestrians can enjoy the trails of this pristine natural area. No mechanized or motorized vehicles are permitted in any Wilderness Area. To the east of Lottis Creek Campground four-wheel drivers will find a plethora of roads to explore. Cumberland Pass Road provides access to most of these trails. Group camping is available.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Treated water. Electricity available on some sites.
Reservations: Reservations can be made at www.recreation.gov or by calling 1-877-444-6777, TDD 1-877-833-6777. Some sites are first-come, first-served.
Fees $18.00 per night per camping unit; $6.00 per night electric fee; $4.00 per day for day use/picnic use in a campsite; $6.00 per firewood bundle; $5.00 per bag of trash (for non-registered guests). Reservations for summer 2014 will be available in early March 2014.
Open Season: May - September
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: ATV's use not authorized in campground.
Closest Towns: Almont, CO
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet (4)
Operated By: Concessionaire
Information Center:  45 camp sites. 25 reservable, 20 walk-in. 2 reservable accessible sites. 38 sites with electric.

General Information

Directions: Drive east on County Road 742(Taylor Canyon Road) for 16 miles.

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RV Camping

Reservation InfoReservations can be made at www.recreation.gov or by calling 1-877-444-6777, TDD 1-877-833-6777. Some sites are first-come, first-served.
Dump StationsNo
Pavement Type for ParkingNo
Hookup - SewerNo

Campground Camping

Reservation InfoReservations can be made at www.recreation.gov or by calling 1-877-444-6777, TDD 1-877-833-6777. Some sites are first-come, first-served.
No. of Sites45 single site(s), 1 20-50 people group site(s)
No. of Accessible sites2 reservable

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Fire Danger Level: Moderate
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Location

 
  Latitude : 
38.77532703

  Longitude : 
-106.6278919

  Elevation : 
9000

 

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!