Rosy Lane Campground - Gunnison RD


Area Status: Closed

Rosy Lane Campground is at 8600 ft in elevation.  The campground lies on the banks of the Taylor River. A trail from the campground provides access to the gold medal waters of the Taylor River. The site is also very close to the Fossil Ridge Wilderness Area. This government designated natural area is a great place for hiking, backpacking and horseback riding. 20 campsites.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: No water.
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: $26-28 per night per camping unit; $10 per night electric fee; $4 per day for day use/picnic use in a campsite; $10 per firewood bundle.
Open Season: June 5 - Oct. 10
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: ATV's use not authorized in campground.
Closest Towns: Almont, CO
Water: Treated
Restroom: Vault Toilet, Pit Toilet,
Operated By: Concessionaire
Information Center: Site # 4 is ADA accessible in this campground.  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 8.5 miles.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Campground Camping

Rosy Lane Campground is at 8600 ft in elevation. There are 20 campsites. The campground lies on the banks of the Taylor River. A trail from the campground provides access to the gold medal waters of the Taylor River. The site is also very close to the Fossil Ridge Wilderness Area. This government designated natural area is a great place for hiking, backpacking and horseback riding.

No. of Sites 19 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
No. of Accessible sites 1 of 19
Reservation required?: Y

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

River and Stream Fishing

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
38.73069708

  Longitude : 
-106.7472519

  Elevation : 
8600

 

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