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Clear Creek Picnic Site

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

A photo of a picnic table and fire grate at the site. Area is surrounded by trees for shading.

This picnic site is located along Highway 40 in a spruce and fir forest setting with scenic views. There is parking and 13 sites with picnic tables and fire grates. A restroom is available , but no drinking water. There are hiking, scenic viewing, camping, and fishing opportunities nearby.

At a Glance

Fees none
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Available on a first come, first serve basis only. Overnight camping is prohibited.
Closest Towns: Empire, CO
Water: None
Restroom: vault toilets
Operated By: U.S. Forest Service

General Information

Directions: Located on Highway 40 about 4 miles north of Empire

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities


Picnicking

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Picnicking

This picnic site is located along Highway 40 in a spruce and fir forest setting with scenic views. There is parking and 13 sites with tables and fire grates. A restroom is available , but no drinking water. There are hiking, scenic viewing, camping, and fishing opportunities nearby.
Fire InformationUnless seasonal restrictions are in effect, campfires must be attended at all times and cold to the touch with the bare hand before being abandoned. Collection of dead and down wood is allowed; do not break branches from standing trees for firewood.
No. of Sites13
Difficulty Level: Easy


https://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/arp/recreation/camping-cabins/recarea/?recid=28400&actid=70