North Fork Poudre Campground


Area Status: Open

The North Fork Poudre Campground is located along the Deadman Road west of Red Feather Lakes, near the banks of the North Fork Cache la Poudre River in a dense lodgepole pine forest. This is an older facility with short parking spurs that will not accommodate larger RVs. Each of the nine sites have a picnic table, tent pad and fire grate. Recreational activities in the area include hiking, stream fishing and four-wheel driving.

At a Glance

Reservations: All campsites first-come, first-served
Fees: Check our campground table for fee information. Interagency Senior, Interagency Access, Golden Age and Golden Access passes provide cardholders half price for basic campground fees.
Open Season: 6/16 - 11/13
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 because driving or parking off road is not permitted. The parking length ranges from 30 to 35 feet.
Closest Towns: Red Feather Lakes, Rustic, Fort Collins
Water: None
Restroom: Vault Toilets
Operated By: Concessionaire: American Land & Leisure, Inc.

General Information

Directions: Drive 21 miles north of Fort Collins on U.S. Highway 287.Turn left (west) onto the Red Feather Lakes Road (County Road 74E). Continue west as the road designation changes to County Road 86 (Deadman Road, formerly County Road 162), through Red Feather Lakes. The campground is on the north side of the road roughly seven miles west of Red Feather Lakes Village.

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Activities

Campground Camping

About seven miles west of Red Feather Lakes, this small campground has room for small RVs up to 35' in length. It is nestled among the lodge pole pines just off the Deadman Road. Bring your own water.

No. of Sites 9 sites
Reservation Info Reservations are not accepted. All campsites are available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Fire Information Unless fire restrictions are in effect, campfires are allowed in the fire ring provided, dead and down wood may be gathered from the forest if available. Wood may also be purchased from the hosts.

RV Camping

About seven miles west of Red Feather Lakes, this small campground has room for small RVs up to 35' in length. It is nestled among the lodge pole pines just off the Deadman Road. Bring your own water.

No. of Sites 9 sites
Pavement Type for Parking Gravel
Reservation Info Reservations are not accepted. All campsites are available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Hookup - Water no
Hookup - Sewer no
Size Restrictions RV sites range from 30 to 35 feet in length.
Dump Stations no
Hookups - Electric no
Fire Information Unless fire restrictions are in effect, campfires are allowed. Dead and down wood may be gathered from the forest. Wood may also be purchased from the campground hosts.

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
40.813294

  Longitude : 
-105.710615

  Elevation : 
9,200'