Dorchester Campground - Gunnison RD

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

This campground lies at the upper end of Taylor Park popular with off-highway vehicle users. A lengthy network of motorized trails leads from the Castle Creek Valley to Taylor Reservoir. This regions is great for enduro trail bike riders. The area offers good fishing and mountain biking. Landscape includes pine trees and riparian meadows.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: No services. Donations accepted. Pack it in, Pack it out!
Reservations: No Reservations. First-Come, First-Serve Camping.
Fees No
Open Season: Late May
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Almont, CO
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (2)
Operated By: Forest Service
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.

General Information

Directions: Travel northeast on County Road 724 / Forest Road 742 (Taylor Canyon Road). Travel 39.5 miles. Road changes to improved dirt immediately after the turn off for Cottonwood Pass Road.

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Activities


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Location

 
  Latitude : 
38.96523309

  Longitude : 
-106.665448

  Elevation : 
9800

 



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