Mogote - Juniper Group Camping Site

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

The group area campground, among Ponderosa, Aspen, Spruce, Cottonwoods and juniper trees, has a capacity of up to 100 people. It is a short walk to the fast-moving Conejos River. This is a pleasant and attractive campground that is excellent for large groups the area can accomodate several RV's as well as tents. Picnic tables are fairly well shaded. Reservation only - or call 877-444-6777. Consider a day trip on the Cumbres and Toltec Scenic Railroad (steam) which offers a 64-mile journey through abandoned mining towns. One access to the train is in Antonito, CO, online Cumbres-Toltec Scenic Railroad or call (719) 376-5483 for more information and reservations.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Campground closed for the 2015 season Sept 7th. It will reopen-weather and road conditions permitting- close to or on Memorial Day 2016
Reservations: 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 for reservations, or call toll free 877-444-6777
Rentals & Guides: Fishing guide in Mogote.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Parking
Fees Group sites reservation only Juniper Group site $ 120.00 - per night
Permit Info: Group site can accomodate up to 100 people $120.00 overnight
Open Season: 05/23/2013 - 09/16/2013
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Antonito
Water: YES
Restroom: UNKNOWN Toilet (1)
Operated By: Concessionaire

General Information

Directions: From Antonito, CO, take US 285 south 0.3 miles to Hwy 17. Continue straight on Hwy 17 and go 13.2 miles to campground sign. Turn left at sign and go 0.3 miles to campground on left.

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Campground Camping

Group camping for up to 100 people, room for RV's \& tents
No. of Sites1
No. of Accessible sitesThis campground is part of the NRRS. There are 40 units that can be reserved. Reserve this group campground by calling NRRS at 1-877-444-6777 or visiting the website at

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Camping trailer
Picnic tables
Tent camping