California Park/Black Mountain Area

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

This area is located in Northern Colorado, on the west side of the Routt National Forest. The California Park/Black Mountain area is home to the Elkhead Mountains, and also features locations such as Bears Ears Peaks, Slater Park, Sugar Loaf Mountain, and Sawtooth Mountain.  Hahn's Peak/Bears Ears Ranger District manages this area, which is north of Highway 40, northeast of Craig, Colo., and northwest of Steamboat Springs, Colo.

 

The California Park/Black Mountain area recreation includes vast amounts of trailheads, camping, fishing spots, mountain biking trails, OHV trails, and various winter activities.

For more information:
Stop in or call the Ranger Station / Visitor Center located in Steamboat Springs
925 Weiss Drive
Steamboat Springs, CO
970-870-2299

At a Glance

Operational Hours: California Park/Black Mountain Area

Activities


Bicycling

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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Group Camping

Dispersed Camping

Areas for Dispersed Camping at California Park/Black Mountain Area

Cabin Rentals


Climbing

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Fishing

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Hiking

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Horse Riding & Camping

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Hunting

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Nature Viewing

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OHV Riding & Camping

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Other Activities

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Picnicking

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Water Activities

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Winter Sports

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