Difficult Campground

  

47 campsites & a group area which can accomodate up to 20 people & 10 vehicles. Difficult Campground is located five miles southeast of Aspen on Highway 82. It has 47 sites with limited spurs to accommodate trailers up to 40'. Please note that vehicles over 35 feet in length are prohibited over Independance Pass but can access the campground via Aspen. Water, garbage and vault toilets are provided for visitors. Difficult Campground provides access to hiking trails and fishing sites along the Roaring Fork River and neighboring beaver ponds. It's located at an elevation of 8,180' and has a five-day stay limit. The campground is heavily treed and many sites are shaded. Difficult Campground also has a Day Use Area, Trailhead and a Group Camping Site.

At a Glance

Reservations: This site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777)
Fees 2014 Price is $23/Night for single unit
Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns: Aspen
Operated By: Concessionaire

General Information

Directions: Directions from Aspen: Go 5 miles southeast on Highway 82 to Difficult Family Campground.

Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Reservation InfoThis site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777) or on-line at http://www.recreation.gov/campgroundDetails.do?contractCode=NRSO&parkId=70058&topTabIndex=CampingSpot
No. of Sites45 single site(s), 1 20-50 people group site(s)
No. of Accessible sites2 of 46

RV Camping

Hookup - WaterNo
Reservation InfoThis site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777) or on-line at http://www.recreation.gov/campgroundDetails.do?contractCode=NRSO&parkId=70058&topTabIndex=CampingSpot
Hookups - ElectricNo
Dump StationsNo
Hookup - SewerNo
Pavement Type for ParkingNo

Fishing

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Hiking

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Nature Viewing

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Picnicking

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