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Sunshine Campground - Norwood RD

Area Status: Open
This area is 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.

At a Glance

Reservations: No Reservations. First-Come, First-Serve Camping.
Fees $18 per night per camping unit; $4 per day for Day Use/Picnic in a campsite; $6 per firewood bundle; $5.00 per bag of trash (for non-registered guests); showers are available at the Matterhorn Campground for $6.
Open Season: May - October
Usage: Heavy
Busiest Season: Summer
Closest Towns: Telluride, CO
Water: Potable Pressurized
Restroom: Composting Toilets (2)
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.

General Information

Directions:

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.


Accessibility:

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities


Camping & Cabins

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RV Camping

Hookup - SewerNo
Hookups - ElectricNo
Pavement Type for ParkingNo
Dump StationsNo
Reservation InfoNot reservable
Hookup - WaterNo

Campground Camping

No. of Sites18 single site(s)
Reservation InfoNot reservable
No. of Accessible sitesNone
Areas & Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
37.88927422

  Longitude : 
-107.8899214

  Elevation : 
9552 feet

 

log cabin with red roof in meadow surrounded by aspens in leafing out in early spring

Silesca Ranger Station- one of several cabins you can reserve on our forest.


tent in woods

Just about all the shelter you need for a night in the backcountry!


fire in ring with RV in background

RV camping with many of the comforts of home!

 



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