The campground is pack it in, pack it out and comprised of a single large loop, surrounded by a grass meadow in a Ponderosa Pine grove. The sites are large and well spaced with sites #16, 17 and 18 on a dead-end spur with no turn around. The open areas are dotted with wildflowers. It is convenient to State Hwy 114 for an overnight stay.
At a Glance
NO WATER - will open May 21, 2014 for the season - PACK IN/PACK OUT.
NO WATER - Seasonally closed late November thru early May. PACK IN/PACK OUT.
Rentals & Guides:
Upper Crossing Guard Station cabin $75.00 per night/recreation.gov
Tent camping,Camping trailer,Toilets
$5/Night for single unit - Fee envelopes and a collection box are provided near the entrance.
19 sites, 4 are pull through / $5.00 - overnight
May 21st - November 25th
Fires in designated fire rings only.
Yes -outside vault
Forest Service - Saguache Ranger District 719 655-2547
Directions from Saguache, Colorado: Follow Colorado Highway 114 west for 27.6 miles, then take a gravel road 1.7 miles southwest into the Buffalo Pass Campground.