Sunshine Campground - Norwood RD

Area Status: Open

Sunshine Campground is a single loop, paved campground with 15 campsites nestled in a dense aspen forest featuring a small mountain lake.  Maximum spur length - 35 feet.  A spectacular view of Sunshine Peak is visible from many sites. The campground is convenient to Telluride and its many shops and restaurants.

No water available for 2024 season. 

At a Glance

Current Conditions: No water available during the 2024 season.
Reservations: No Reservations. First-Come, First-Serve Camping.
Fees: $28 per night per camping unit; $10 per firewood bundle; showers are available at the Matterhorn Campground for $8.
Open Season: May 23 - Sept. 29
Usage: Heavy
Busiest Season: Summer
Closest Towns: Telluride, CO
Water: Potable Pressurized
Restroom: Portable Toilets
Operated By: Concessionaire
Information Center: Campers are required to store food and other items in a hard sided vehicle or camping unit constructed of  solid non-pliable material. Click here for more information. Campground open and close dates may vary depending on access and weather conditions.

General Information


To get to the campground from Telluride travel west 3 miles to Highway 145. Turn left and travel south for 5 miles. The campground is on the right side of road.


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

No. of Sites 18 single site(s)
Reservation Info Not reservable
No. of Accessible sites None

RV Camping

Reservation Info Not reservable
Pavement Type for Parking No
Hookup - Water No
Hookup - Sewer No
Dump Stations No
Hookups - Electric No

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9552 feet