Oak Creek Campground


A developed campground with the following attractions: hiking, fishing, bicycling, motorcycling and ATV riding close by. Access to Lion Canyon multiuse trail at campground. East Bear Gulch, Stutz and Tanner trailheads are all within 6 miles and are multiuse trails. 

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Open year around unless inaccessable due to weather and snow.
Open Season: January
Usage: Heavy
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer
Restrictions: This campground is a free use, first come first serve site. During the summer, the site receives heavy use on the weekends and holidays. The maximum number of people per site is 10.
Water: no
Restroom: There are 3 older non-handicap-accessible toilets.
Operated By: San Isabel National Forest

General Information

Directions: From Hwy 50 in Canon City, go south on 9th street until 9th street turns into Elm Ave. Turn right on Elm Ave, proceed for one block and then turn left onto Oak Creek Grade Road. The campground is approximately 15 miles on the left.


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

15 campsites which are for tents and/or very small trailers. Parking spur, tables, fire rings and grills are provided at this campground. There is no drinking water or trash receptacle provided. There are 3 older non-handicap-accessible toilets.