Area Status: Closed
This group campground is located near the family campground and adjacent to the creek and a nearby beaver pond. Volleyball, softball, and a horseshoe pit are available. Visitors must bring their own equipment including volleyball net, baseball equipment and horseshoes . Parking is provided for 12-14 passenger vehicles. Parking is not available for large RV's. Firewood is sold by the campground host at the family campground.
The campground has a covered pavillion with picnic tables, 6 standing grills, 5 large picnic tables and a family fire ring with benches.
Reservations: Call 1-877-444-6777 or www.Recreation.gov
At a Glance
Quiet Hours 10 pm to 8 am Check in : 2 pm Checkout is 12 pm
||Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets
The fees are based on group size. See the www.recreation.gov website for current nightly fees.
||No permits required.
||Parking is limited to 60'x120' area. Maximum occupancy is 100 people. 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. Vehicles are not permitted in the lower meadow by the beaver pond.
||Poncha Springs, CO Salida, CO
||Water Drinking, Limited water available - no water hookups
||The Senior and Access passes are honored here.
||Contact the Salida Ranger District at 719-539-3591
From Poncha Springs, CO take US Hwy 50 west 6 miles then right on County Road 240 for 3 miles to the campground. The group area is located on the left-hand side of the road.
The group facility has a locking gate at the entrance. The campground Host will have the facility unlocked, cleaned and ready for occupancy.
Reservations are required for this facility. You can make reservations at www.Recreation.gov or by calling 1-877-444-6777.
NO WATER AVAILABLE. Drinking water is available at the nearby family campground.
The parking area measures 60' x 120'. The parking area slopes gradually down towards a large meadow. Tents and small pop-up campers are permitted along the edges of the group facility. No facilities are available for large RV's.