Angel of Shavano Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

Angel of Shavano campground is one of the areas best kept secrets. The campground is small with only 20 campsites but offers visitors a quiet atmosphere to gather with family and friends. The campsites are wooded with aspen and spruce trees. A few of the campsites are located along the stream.

Reservations are not taken for this campground! All sites are first-come, first-served.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Quiet Hours 10 pm to 8 am Check in : 2 pm checkout is 12 pm
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets
Fees $17.00 per night
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Max RV length 30 ft. Reservations must be made at least 4 days in advance. This campground requires a 2 night minimum stay on weekends and a 3 night minimum stay on holiday weekends.No discharge of firearms or fireworks. Limited water available - no wa
Closest Towns: Poncha Springs, CO Salida, CO
Water: No drinking water
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Contact Salida Ranger District at 719-539-3591

General Information

Directions:

To get to this campground, travel west on Highway 50 (from the junction of Hwys 50/285) for 6 miles. As you approach the town of Maysville, you will drive down a small hill and an old yellow Victorian style house will be located on the right. Slow down and watch for County Road 240 on the right. Turn onto CR 240 and travel for 3 miles to the campground. The group campground is located on the left side of the road. Continue past the group area to the main entrance for Angel of Shavano campground.


Accessibility:

No universally accessible facilities are available.


General Notes:

This campground is a wooded campground next to the North Fork of the South Arkansas river.


Parking:

Parking is limited to the parking pads provided at each campsite.


Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Angel of Shavano campground is one of the areas best kept secrets. The campground is small with only 20 campsites but offers visitors a quiet atmosphere to gather with family and friends. This campground is ideally suited for tent camping with small, wooded campsites.

Status: Open
Fees: $17.00
Reservation info: No reservations are taken for this campgrounds. All sites are first-come, first-served.
Usage: Low to moderate use during the summer months. Busiest on summer weekends. No reservations are taken for this campground.
Best Season: Summer

RV Camping

This campground can accomodate RV's and trailers up to 30' in length. A typical campsite in the campground can accomodate smaller RV's and pop-up campers but not large RV's with slide-outs.

Status: Open
Fees: $17.00 per night

Fishing

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Amenities

Camping trailer
Toilets
Picnic tables
Tent camping