Cameron Pass Winter Recreation
Cameron Pass is located around 65 miles west of Fort Collins on Highway 14. The area offers abundant winter recreation opportunities, including snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, scenic driving, wildlife viewing, snowmobiling, and ice fishing. Snowmobiling is not allowed in wilderness areas. The State Forest State Park, which is west of Cameron Pass, also has abundant recreation activities.
Winter Recreation map (pdf, 6.66 MB) (unavailable 2022-2023)
At a Glance
|Current Conditions:||For daily temperature and snow readings: NRCS - National Water and Climate Center - Joe Wright Reservoir
Be sure to check avalanche information at the Colorado Avalanche Information Center before heading out.
|Area Amenities:||Toilets, Parking|
|Closest Towns:||Gould, Walden|
Map showing recreational areas. Map Information
There is ice fishing available at Joe Wright Reservoir.
Be alert for moose along winter trails! Visit the Colorado Parks & Wildlife website Living with Wildlife in Moose Country.
|Difficulty Level:||Easy to Difficult|
Snowmobiling is allowed outside of designated wilderness areas. Roads that provide snowmobiling include the Laramie River Road (County Road 103), the Greenridge Road (Forest Road 177), and the Long Draw Road (Forest Road 156). The Colorado State Forest State Park offers snowmobiling as well.