Cameron Pass Winter Recreation


Cameron Pass Winter Recreation

Cameron Pass is located around 65 miles west of Fort Collins on Highway 14. The area offers abundant winter recreation opportunities, including snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, scenic driving, wildlife viewing, snowmobiling, and ice fishing. Snowmobiling is not allowed in wilderness areas. The State Forest State Park, which is west of Cameron Pass, also has abundant recreation activities.

Cameron Pass trails, page 1 (pdf, 282 KB)

Cameron Pass trails, page 2 (pdf, 116 KB)      

Winter Recreation map (pdf, 6.66 MB)                                             

Cameron Pass Nordic Ranger Program

At a Glance

Current Conditions: For daily temperature and snow readings:  NRCS - National Water and Climate Center - Joe Wright Reservoir
For avalanche information:  Colorado Avalanche Information Center
Area Amenities: Toilets,Parking
Usage: Medium
Closest Towns: Gould, Walden
Water: none
Restroom: Vault toilets

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Ice Fishing

There is ice fishing available at Joe Wright Reservoir.

Day Hiking

Viewing Wildlife

Be alert for moose along winter trails! Visit the Colorado Parks & Wildlife website Living with Wildlife in Moose Country.

Viewing Scenery

XC Skiing/Snowshoeing

Difficulty Level: Easy to Difficult

Snowmobiling

Snowmobiling is allowed outside of designated wilderness areas. Roads that provide snowmobiling include the Laramie River Road (County Road 103), the Greenridge Road (Forest Road 177), and the Long Draw Road (Forest Road 156). The Colorado State Forest State Park offers snowmobiling as well.

Amenities

Parking:
Toilets:

Know Before You Go

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Related Links

Campgrounds At-A-Glance

Location

 
  Latitude : 
40.520816

  Longitude : 
-105.892513

  Elevation : 
10,276