Pines Campground

Area Status: Closed

Pines Campground is located 25 miles southeast of Walden in the Gould Area, adjacent to the South Fork of the Michigan River, a scenic mountain stream. It sits at an elevation of 9,200 feet.
Pines Campground has 11 campsites. The campground offers drinking water, campfire rings, toilets and has a scenic mountain stream. Keep the pines pristine by remembering to pack out your garbage.

This campground is managed by Parks Ranger District in Walden, CO
PHONE NUMBER: 970-723-8204


NOTE: Water is generally not turned on at this campground until mid to late June, campers should come prepared with enough water. 

MAXIMUM CONSECUTIVE STAY: You may stay up to 14 nights during a visit at this campground


At a Glance

Current Conditions: 10/7/22 - Closed for season.
Operational Hours: The area is generally accessible and snow-free from Memorial Day to Labor Day, but visitors should come prepared for anything, including freezing temperatures and snow during summer due to the 9,200 foot elevation.
Reservations: This is a first-come, first-served campground. No reservations. 
Fees: $10 per night, additional vehicles are $5 per night
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Dogs on leash in campground.
Closest Towns: Walden, Colorado
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet (2)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: Directions from Walden: Head east on Highway14 for 22 miles to Gould. Take County Road 21 (Forest Road 740) south 4 miles to the campground. Follow the signs.

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