Comstock Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

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      Comstock Campground is in the Rock Creek Drainage 18 miles southwest of Monte Vista. It was remodeled in 2010 and now has 7 sites. All sites are dead end spurs and vary from 35 to 40 feet in length. The South Fork of Rock Creek provides fishing. Hiking trails include: Alamosa River to Rock Creek Trail 703, North Fork Rock Creek Trail 704 and South Fork Rock Creek Trail 702. Motorcycles are allowed on Trails 702 and 703. ATV’s less than 50 inches wide are allowed on Trail 702 and it connects over to Blowout Pass. The campground facilities include 7 sites with tables and fireplaces, a vault type toilet and ample parking space for trailhead parking. There is no water or refuse receptacles. Maneuvering space for large trailers is somewhat limited. Big game hunting in the forest in season.   Scroll down to Information Center to see individual site descriptions.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: NO WATER - CLOSED during 2015 HAZARDOUS (Dead) TREES being removed.
Operational Hours: CLOSED during 2015 HAZARDOUS (Dead) TREES being removed.  
Reservations: None Taken
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets
Permit Info: 7 sites
Open Season: May 15 - December 15
Usage: Light
Best Season: June to September
Busiest Season: July
Restrictions: No Horses in the Campground Must have Colorado Fishing License to fish in Rock Creek
Closest Towns: Monte Vista,  Colorado
Water: No
Restroom: 1 Vault toilet
Operated By: Concessionaire - Divide Ranger District, 719-657-3321
Information Center: Click here for description of each site.

General Information


Directions: Directions from Monte Vista, Colorado: Take Colorado Highway 15 south 2 miles. Then take Rock Creek road (County Road R) 12 miles southwest to the forest boundary where it becomes Forest Road #28. Comstock campground is about 6 miles southwest of the forest boundary on Road #28.

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Campground Camping

7 sites, no pull through sites.

Reservation Info Not reservable
No. of Sites 7 single sites, no pull through sites
No. of Accessible sites None

RV Camping

Some sites can accommodate units up to 40 ft.


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Horse Riding & Camping

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Nature Viewing

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OHV Riding & Camping

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Camping trailer
Picnic tables
Tent camping
Areas & Activities


  Area/Length : 
30 to 40 feet

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  Elevation : 
9700 - 9700