Spring Creek Campground - Gunnison RD

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Campers will enjoy all the beauty the Gunnison Basin has to offer. Anglers have access to the gold medal waters of the Taylor River. Hikers will enjoy access to the natural area of the Fossil Ridge Wilderness. There are 12 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: Late May
Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns: Almont, CO
Water: No Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
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: Drive northeast on to County Road 742 (Taylor Canyon Road) and travel 7.25 miles Forest Road 744. Turn left FDR 744 (Spring Creek Road) and drive 2 miles.

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Campground Camping

No. of Sites 12 single site(s)
Reservation Info Not reservable
No. of Accessible sites None


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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!