There are 15 campsites ranging from 35 to 55 feet in length. There are both dead end spurs and pull throughs. Sits in a meadow on a bench above South Clear Creek. A short trail from campground leads to an overlook of the Clear Creek Canyons and a waterfall. The campground stretches 0.6 miles along a "bench" (a level area) above South Clear Creek. The grassy field between camping sites and creek are dotted with wild flowers. Every site has a view of towering mountains dominated by Bristol Head Peak. Spruce and Aspen line the meadow and provide some shade. The campground is an excellent area for viewing wild life, especially moose. Quiet & secluded. Fishing in the creek nearby.
14 DAY CAMPING LIMIT.
At a Glance
Campground will close September 15th, and will reopen Memorial weekend 2015.
Closed and gated from 9/15/2014 to 5/21/2015
Tent camping,Camping trailer,Toilets,Drinking water
$16/Night for single unit. Fee envelopes and a collection box are provided near the entrance.
15 sites -11 are pull through sites / $ 16.00 - overnight,
Memorial Day - Sept. 16, 2013
June through September
Must have a Colorado Fishing License to fish in nearby South Clear Creek
Call 719-658-2556 or 719-657-3321 or real-time conditions.
Directions: From Creede, CO, take Hwy 149 south (toward Lake City) 21.6 miles to North Clear Creek Road sign (Forest Rd. 510). Turn right at sign onto Rd. 510 (gravel) and go 0.3 miles to campground sign. Turn right at sign into campground.