Middle Quartz Campground - Gunnison RD

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

The area is part of the mineral belt that extends into Leadville. Many of the 4-wheel drive roads were created by miners over 100 years ago which are now popular for four-wheel driving in the Summer and Fall months.  The campground is near the alpine Tunnel historic site.

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: Pitkin, CO
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center:  Campers are required to store food and other items in a hard sided vehicle or camping unit constructed od solid non-pliable material. Click here for more information.

General Information

Directions: Drive east on Forest Road 765 (Cumberland Pass Road) for 1 mile to Forest Road 767. Turn right and drive 5 miles.

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Activities


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Location

 
  Latitude : 
38.62293758

  Longitude : 
-106.4246136

  Elevation : 
10,200 feet

 



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