Area Status: Closed
This campground is heavily wooded and one of the area's prettiest sites. The elevation is 10,500 feet and visitors should plan for cool nighttime temperatures. Some campsites are located near the south fork of the Little Arkansas river.
No RV's hookups, showers or running water are available. Reservations: Visit www.Recreation.gov or call 1-877-444-6777. The following sites are reservable: 2, 408, 17-19, 24-26, 29,30, 32,33, 35-38.
At a Glance
Quiet Hours 10 pm to 6 am Check in : 2 pm checkout is 12 pm
$17.00 per night
||Max RV length 45 ft., Reservations must be made at least 4 days in advance. This campground requires a 2 night minimum stay on weekends. This campground requires a 3 night minimum holiday weekend stay.
||Poncha Springs, CO Salida, CO
||Potable Water, No showers, Limited water available - no water hookups
||Vault Toilets, 1 handicapped accessible
||Senior and Access passes are honored at this site.
||Contact the Salida Ranger District at 719-539-3591
From Poncha Springs travel west on Highway 50 for about 15 miles, then south on County Road 231 to the Monarch Park Campground.
The campground is not universally accessible. One restroom is handicapped accessible.
Due to the elevation, temperatures can be cold at night.
Parking is limited to the parking spur provided with each site.