Camping & Cabins

Choose from the following to find a site: RV Camping


There are many camping opportunities on the San Juan National Forest. We offer developed campgrounds and more isolated dispersed camping areas. With some pre-planning you can find a perfect spot for you and your family. While sewer, water hook-ups and showers are not available, most campgrounds have drinking water, picnic tables, fire rings and vault toilets. 

Resources to help plan your next camping adventure:

Advanced Reservations can be made, where available, at or call toll-free 877-444-6777; TDD 877-833-6777

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Maps and campground information per district

Current Campground Status Page

Information on which campgrounds are open/closed


Know Before You Go:

Fire Restrictions are in place, banning

  • Igniting, building, maintaining, attending or using a fire, including charcoal grills and barbecues, coal and wood-burning stoves, and sheepherder’s stoves.
  • Smoking, except within an enclosed vehicle, trailer or building.

Developed Recreation Sites Updates:

  • Prepare for limited or no services, such as restroom facilities and garbage collection: Come with all the essentials for a day trip, including food, emergency supplies and resources to pack out trash.
  • All group use campground areas remain closed due to group size limits.  
  • Due to construction, Horse Creek Campground opening has been delayed.
Areas & Activities