1803 W. Highway 160
Monte Vista, CO 81144
Hearing Impaired: 719-852-6271
Upper Beaver Creek Campground
Area Status: Closed
The campground is composed of two sections among Ponderosa pine. Parking on several sites is side-by-side providing little privacy between sites. The nearby Beaver Creek Reservoir features a boat ramp and fishing for Brown, Brook and Rainbow trout and Kokanee salmon.
At a Glance
Open from Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day Weekend Closed to camping and gated after Labor Day.
Open for summer and fall camping from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend. Closed and gated for the off season through the late fall / winter until about May 15th in the spring.
Directions: In South Fork, CO, at intersection of Hwy 149 and US 160, take US 160 west 1.4 miles to Beaver Creek Rd. sign. Turn left at sign onto Beaver Creek Rd. and go 3 miles to Lower Beaver campground sign. Keep going another .75 miles to the Upper Beaver Campground sign. Turn right into the parking area.
Trout fishing in Beaver Creek and Beaver Creek reservoir - 1 mile south
Flies, lures \& bait where allowed
Kokanee, Rainbow, Brook \& Brown trout
Big Game Hunting
Open during hunting season - see Colorado Division of Wildlife regulations. Unit 80
OHV Riding & Camping
OHV Trail Riding
4 miles south of South Fork, Hwy 160, easy access off forest road 20
Boating - Motorized
Boating - Non-Motorized
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.