Horseshoe Campground


Area Status: Closed

The Horseshoe Campground is a first come, first served campground located along the Williams Fork River.

Facilities:There are seven 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.

Natural Features: Most campsites lack shade as the trees were removed due to the recent mountain pine beetle epidemic.

Recreation: Popular activities include hiking in the nearby Byers Peak Wilderness, scenic driving and wildlife viewing.

Note: Drinking water is not available, so bring plenty of your own. Water is available at the South Fork Campground.

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At a Glance

Reservations: No reservations. First come, first serve campground.
Fees: Check the campground table for fee information.
Open Season: 6/3 - 10/10
Usage: Light
Restrictions:
  • A single site may hold up to eight people.
  • Tents must fit on the pads provided.
  • RVs, trailers or other vehicles must fit on the parking spur. Driving or parking off road is not permitted.
  • The parking length range is 30' - 50'.
  • Pets must be on a hand-held leash.
Closest Towns: Parshall
Water: No
Restroom: Vault toilets
Operated By: Concession operated by American Land & Leisure
Information Center: Sulphur Ranger District; 970-887-4100; Contact Us

General Information

Directions: In the Williams Fork Valley, 20 miles south of Parshall (US Highway 40), off County Road 3, on Forest Road 139.

Activities

Campground Camping

RV Camping

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
39.899839

  Longitude : 
-106.095701

  Elevation : 
8,540'