The campground has 18 sites among Aspen and mixed conifers, adjacent to the Conejos River.Gold Medal trout fishing (fly-fishing only) in the Conejos River. Hiking on numerous area trails. The campground, among Aspen and mixed conifer trees, with some sites overlooking the river. It is convenient to several trails, the resort community of Platoro and the Platoro Reservoir.
At a Glance
Campground will close September 1, will reopen Memorial Weekend 2015.
Reservations can be made up to 6 months in advance but they must be made at least four days prior to your intended arrival date. Use web site www.recreation.gov for reservations, or call toll free 877-444-6777
Rentals & Guides:
near Platoro, there are outfitter-guides, cabins and a store.
$16.00 per night. Fee envelopes and a collection box are provided near the entrance. This campground is operated by a concessionaire from the third week in May through mid-September. A campground host is located in unit #7. The host is available from mid-May through Labor Day weekend.
18 sites - 8 are pull through sites/ $ 16.00 - overnight, Campground host site is #7.
05/23/2013 - 09/02/2013
Antonito - Near Platoro
Directions: From Antonito, CO, take US 285 south 0.3 miles to Hwy 17. Continue straight on Hwy17 and go 21.9 miles to Platoro sign (Forest Rd. 250). Turn right at sign onto Rd. 250 (dirt) and go 17.5 miles to campground sign. Turn left into campground.