Area Status: Open
This area is Open

This is a small, scenic campground which is a favorite among hunters and families alike.

There are fire grates and picnic tables at its six campsites. The campground is open approximately early June through October, dependent on weather and use. The overnight camping fee is $10.00 per site. Sites are available on a 1st come, 1st served basis. There is no drinking water.

The campground  is along Forest Highway 16, a portion of the Flat Tops Trail Scenic and Historic Byway. It is fairly open with aspen trees and an excellent view of Vaughan Lake.

Take a scenic drive on the Flat Tops Trail Scenic Byway, access area trailheads or enjoy on-site lake fishing (no boat ramp).

This area is managed by the Yampa Ranger District.

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets
Fees $10/night for single unit
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Yampa CO
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: From Yampa, go 5 miles west on County Road 17, 26 miles west on County Road 132/ Forest Road 16.

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Campground Camping

Reservation InfoNot reservable
No. of Sites6 single site(s)
No. of Accessible sitesNone


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Camping trailer Maximum spur length of 22 ft.
Picnic tables
Tent camping
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