Hahns Peak Lake Campground lies on the shore of a small, scenic lake just 30 miles north of Steamboat Springs, Colorado and consists of 23 single unit campsites and 3 double sites for the larger groups and is located on the shore of Hahns Peak Lake.
The campground is situated in a spruce, pine and fir forest along the shore of the 160-acre Hahns Peak Lake in the Routt National Forest of north central Colorado. Lupine and other colorful wildflowers appear throughout the campground in warmer months.
Black bear, bobcat, coyote, elk, mule deer and moose are just some of the many animals that inhabit these rich and diverse lands.
The lake provides trout fishing on or off shore, as well as boating for non-motorized or electric motor boats only.
Hiking, mountain biking and off-road vehicles can be enjoyed on most of the areas trails, including a popular biking loop on the Prospector Trail. The West Side Lake Trail winds for nearly a mile along the lake shore.
Visitors might also enjoy stopping by Steamboat Lake State Park, only a short drive away, or going into the town of Steamboat Springs, Colorado.
Many more outdoor opportunities exist in the surrounding national forests and grasslands, including hiking, biking, camping, horseback and off-road vehicle riding, fishing, hunting, sightseeing and winter sports.
Camping limit is 14 days.
The lake provides fishing and boating in the lake. Only non-motorized or electric motor boats permitted. Hiking, mountain biking and ATV use permitted on most of the areas trails. The Prospector/Nipple Peak Loop is located near the campground and is an especially popular mountain bike trail.
This campground is located in North Routt County and is managed by the Hahns Peak/Bears Ears Ranger District.
|Current Conditions:||6/15/2022- opened for the season|
|Operational Hours:||Open seasonally. This campground is located in North Routt County and is managed by the Hahns Peak/Bears Ears Ranger District. Call the ranger station for current conditions at 970-870-2299 8-4:30pm|
|Reservations:||To Make Reservations go to www.recreation.gov, or call 877-444-6777. After 9/17 sites are first come, first served.|
|Area Amenities:||Accessible,Boat ramp,Tent camping,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Parking|
|Fees:||$12/Night for single unit $20/Night for double unit. Cash or Check payment method unless previously reserved on recreation.gov|
|Open Season:||Late June|
|Closest Towns:||Steamboat Springs, CO|
|Restroom:||Vault Toilet (4)|
|Operated By:||Forest Service|
From Steamboat Springs, Colorado go 1 mile west on US 40, Go 28 miles north on County Road 129, then 2 miles west on Forest Road 486.
Map showing recreational areas. Map Information
|No. of Sites||25 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/campgroundDetails.do?contractCode=NRSO\&parkId=70039\&topTabIndex=CampingSpot|
|No. of Accessible sites||None|
|Fee charged for some activities:||Parking at Hahns Peak Day Use area $5 fee|
|Accessible:||Accessible bathrooms, roads are hard pack gravel.|