Soap Creek Campground - Gunnison RD
This campground provides access to the southern trails of the West Elk Wilderness. On site is Coal Mesa Trailhead, which is the portal for a network of trails including 451.2 (Coal Mesa), 451 and 452. Horse corrals and bins are located adjacent to the campground. 21 campsites.
At a Glance
|Reservations:||No Reservations. First-Come, First-Serve Camping.|
|Fees:||$14 per night per camping unit; $4 per day for day use/picnic use in a campsite; $10 per firewood bundle.|
|Open Season:||June 5 - Sept. 29|
|Closest Towns:||Gunnison, CO|
|Restroom:||Vault Toilet (1)|
|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.|
Taking U.S. Highway 50 to Colorado State Highway 92, turn right on to Highway 92 and travel 1 mile to County Road 721 (also Forest Road #721). Turn right on Forest Road #721 and drive 7.25 miles to Forest Road #824. Turn right on to Forest Road #824 and travel 0.5 miles.
Map showing recreational areas. Map Information
|No. of Sites||21 single site(s)|
|Reservation Info||Not reservable|
|No. of Accessible sites||None|