Dunckley Pass Overlook Picnic Site


Area Status: Open

This is a great place to stop just off the Flat Tops Scenic Byway. A vault toilet is at the parking area.

A short trail leads to a picnic table. The panoramic view from here is spectacular, especially in the fall.

This picnic site is managed by the Yampa Ranger District.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: This area is only reachable seasonally, generally Memorial Day weekend through mid October. Before planning your trip, call the Yampa Ranger Station for current snow melt conditions. 970-638-4516.   This area is only reachable seasonally, generally from June through mid November (with 4WD) weather dependent.  During the summer months 4WD is not required. Before planning your trip, call the Yampa Ranger Station for current snow melt conditions. 970-638-4516  
Reservations: No reservations, first come basis only
Area Amenities: Toilets
Fees: Free
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Yampa, CO
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: From Yampa, go 5 miles west and north on County Road 17, 14 miles west on County Road 132/Forest Road 16, to the top of Dunckley Pass.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Viewing Scenery

Picnicking

Amenities

Toilets: Vault toilet

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
40.2010074880001

  Longitude : 
-107.157349224

  Elevation : 
9600