Roaring Fork Trailhead


This trailhead provides access to the Indian Peaks Wilderness. The trailhead is located in the Arapaho Bay Campground between the Moraine Loop and Roaring Fork Loop. There is parking for approximately 15 vehicles.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: 24 hours
Rentals & Guides: Yes.
Area Amenities: Fee charged for some activities,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees Arapaho National Recreation Area use fee required. $5 daily fee. Annual passes available.
Permit Info: Valid recreation pass must be displayed on vehicle.
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Trailhead provides access to Indian Peaks Wilderness and Rocky Mountain National Park. Pets must be on leash in wilderness and prohibited on National Park trails. Bicycles and snowmobiles prohibited in both locations
Closest Towns: Granby, Colorado
Water: None
Restroom: None
Operated By: U.S. Forest Service

General Information


From Granby, turn north on U.S. Highway 34 and drive approximately six miles to County Road (CR) 6. Turn east onto CR 6 (Arapaho Bay Road or Forest Road 125) and travel nine miles. Turn left (north) and drive 0.8 mile to the parking area.

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Drinking water adjacent campground
Toilets adjacent campground
Parking Parking for approximately 15 vehicles
Fee charged for some activities

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