Lakeview Campground - Gunnison RD


Area Status: Closed

Lakeview Campground is located on Taylor Park Reservoir, at an elevation of 9,400 feet. The campground is situated just above Taylor Park Reservoir, among ponderosa and lodgepole pine trees. The valley floor is broad, flat and dotted with sagebrush. Most campsites have beautiful views of the reservoir and the Sawatch Mountains.

Visitors enjoy the area for its fishing and boating, and abundant off-road and biking opportunities. Taylor Park Reservoir offers boating, fishing and swimming. Anglers cast for northern pike, kokanee salmon, and rainbow, brown, brook and cutthroat trout. A boat ramp is located just below the campground. Fishing and pontoon boat rentals are available at the marina. There are 65 campsites including standard electric/nonelectric and tent camping.

At a Glance

Reservations: Reservations can be made at www.recreation.gov or by calling 1-877-444-6777, TDD 1-877-833-6777. Some sites are first-come, first-served.
Fees: $22 per night per camping unit; $8 per night electric fee; $4 per day for day use/picnic use in a campsite; $10 per firewood bundle.
Open Season: June 1 - Oct. 3
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: OHV use not authorized in campground.
Closest Towns: Almont, CO
Water: Treated Pressurized
Restroom: Vault Toilet, Pit Toilet,
Operated By: Concessionaire
Information Center: There are 6 ADA accessible sites in this campground. (Site #'s  31,32,34,53,54, 62) 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: Drive east on County Road 742(Taylor Canyon Road) for 21 miles.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Campground Camping


No. of Sites 66 single site(s)
Reservation Info This site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777) or on-line at http://www.recreation.gov
Fire Information
No. of Accessible sites 22 of 66
Reservation required?: Y
Hours of Operation:
Rental info:

RV Camping

Reservation Info This site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777) or on-line at http://www.recreation.gov
Pavement Type for Parking No
Hookup - Water No
Hookup - Sewer No
Dump Stations Yes
Hookups - Electric Yes
Reservation required?: Y

Viewing Scenery

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
38.81759133

  Longitude : 
-106.5801225

  Elevation : 
9400