Cement Creek Campground - Gunnison RD

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

This part of the Gunnison National Forest has impressive landscapes and receives relatively low use. Cement Creek Campground provides access to hiking, mountain biking, ATV and motorcycle riding, spelunking and fishing. It lies within 15 miles of Crested Butte, CO. The landscape is mostly aspen in a narrow valley. There are 13 campsites.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: No water.  Estimated opening date is May 17.
Operational Hours: No Reservations. First-Come, First-Serve Camping.
Fees $14.00 per night per camping unit; $4.00 per day for day use/picnic use if in a campsite; $6.00 per firewood bundle; $5.00 per bag of trash (for non-registered guests)
Open Season: Late May - October
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Crested Butte, CO
Water: No Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet (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 non-pliable material. Click here for more information.

General Information

Directions:

Drive 7.5 miles southeast on Highway 135 to Cement Creek Road (Forest Road 740). Turn left on to FDR740 and travel 4 miles to the site.

 


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 Sites13 single site(s)
Reservation InfoNot reservable
No. of Accessible sitesNone

OHV Riding & Camping

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Picnicking

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Areas & Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
38.8286243

  Longitude : 
-106.8354426

  Elevation : 
9000

 

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!