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Robbers Roost Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

This small campground is located next to US Highway 40 and the Fraser River in the upper Fraser River drainage near Winter Park, Colorado. There are 11 non-electric sites that will accommodate tents, trailers and RVs. Each site contains a tent pad, fire grate and picnic table. Additional facilities provided include restrooms and trash service. Drinking water is available at Idlewild Campground 5.5 miles away. Popular activities include hiking in the Arapaho National Forest and in the nearby Vasquez Peak Wilderness area, scenic driving and wildlife viewing. Campground Map

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Opens early June and closed Labor Day
Rentals & Guides: No
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Parking
Fees Check the campground table for fee information. Interagency Senior, Interagency Access, Golden Age and Golden Access passes provide cardholders a 50% discount on campground fees. Robbers Roost is a first come, first served campground. Reservations are not accepted.  
Permit Info: None
Open Season: 6/15 - 9/4
Usage: Light
Restrictions: A single site may hold up to eight people. Tents must fit on the pads provided. RVs, trailers and other vehicles must fit on the parking spur because driving or parking off road is not permitted. Maximum Vehicle Length: 25'. Pets must be on a hand-held leash.
Closest Towns: Winter Park, Colorado
Water: None
Restroom: vault toilets
Operated By: Concession operated by Fraser Valley Lions Club
Information Center: Sulphur Ranger District, 9 Ten Mile Drive, PO Box 10, Granby, CO 80446, Phone: 970-887-4100, Fax: 970-887-4111, Contact Us

General Information

Directions: Five miles south of Winter Park on US Highway 40 at the base of Berthoud Pass.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities


Camping & Cabins

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RV Camping

Hookup - SewerNone
Hookups - ElectricNone
Fire Information Campfires are allowed in established fire rings available at each campsite. Dead and down wood may be gathered from the forest if available.
Dump StationsNone
Reservation Info First come, first served campground. Reservations are not accepted.
Size Restrictions Parking length 20 - 25 ft.
Hookup - WaterNone

Campground Camping

Family camping.

Fire Information Campfires are allowed in the fire ring provided. Dead and down wood may be gathered from the forest if available.
No. of Sites 11
Reservation Info First come, first served campground. Reservations are not accepted.
No. of Accessible sites 0
Difficulty Level: Easy

Amenities

Picnic tables
Toilets
Parking
Fee charged for some activities
Tent camping
Camping trailer


https://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/arp/recreation/bicycling/recarea/?recid=28582&actid=29