The Horse Thief Campground at Trappers Lake has 7 sites. It is on the right side of the road as you travel south from the Trappers Lake Outlet area. It has corrals for livestock, and long spurs to accommodate large trailers.
At a Glance
$25 per night at corral site, plus $2 NRRS fee June 28 - September 29.
$5 fee per additional motor vehicle.
Meeker is the nearest place to purchase gasoline and supplies.
From Meeker, take Colorado Highway 13 east for 1 mile, then turn right on Rio Blanco County Road 8 and follow this for 39 miles to Trappers Lake Road #205. Turn south on Trappers Lake Road #205, and continue for 10 miles just past the Outlet Trailhead. The Horse Thief Campground is on the right.