8400-foot elevation. Fishing in nearby Beaver Reservoir and Beaver Creek. Hiking on nearby trail. The facilities include 18 newly remodeled (2010) sites with tables and fireplaces, vault type toilets, centralized refuse bin and a developed drinking water system with hand pumps (in season) and ample turn around and parking space for trailers. 15 sites are dead end spurs and 3 sites are pull through spurs. Attractions in the area include fishing in Beaver Creek and Beaver Reservoir and Tewksberry Trail #842 is available for hiking, biking, ATV riding just to the west. The nearby Beaver Creek Reservoir features a boat ramp and fishing for Brown, Brook and Rainbow trout and Kokanee salmon. Scroll down to Information Center to see individual site descriptions.
At a Glance
Open for 2014 season.
Open and operated by concessionaires only between Memorial Weekend and Labor Day. Closed and gated through the winter/early spring.
Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water
$17/Night for single unit, $34/Night for double unit Fee envelopes and a collection box are provided near the entrance. Host usually present to assist with parking and fees.
18 campsites $17.00 - overnight
Memorial Weekend - Labor Day
June to August
Near Beaver Creek Reservoir, boats allowed, no wakes, trolling motors OK, concrete boat ramp. Must have a Colorado Fishing License to fish Beaver Creek or Beaver Reservoir.
South Fork Nordic Ski Trail is southwest of South Fork. Travel 1.4 miles west on Hwy 160 turn left on the Beaver Creek Road. Proceed 2.8 miles to the Forest Service facility on your right, there's a fenced parking area. The meadows and hills provide easy terrain, with slight grades and a few short, steep hills. It curves through trees and open space. The entire length of the trail is 2.2 miles.