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Rampart Range Recreation Area

  

Part of the trail at Rim Road - Jackson Creek 681. Background is rock formations.

The Rampart Range Recreation Area provides a unique setting for off-highway vehicle (OHV) enthusiasts to enjoy a variety of riding experiences. From intermediate to expert riders, ATV or motorcycle, the Rampart has something for everyone. Please make sure you are prepared and ride within your abilities. Changing conditions, natural hazards, as well as oncoming traffic may be encountered. Please become familiar with and obey all local rules and regulations. Motor Vehicle Use Maps (MVUM) are available for free at your local USFS office or can be found at www.fs.usda.gov/goto/psicc/mvum.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Seasonal closure information: Rampart Range road is closed annually by December 1 and remains closed throughout the winter. The road reopens when conditions are favorable for summer recreation. A target date is April 1, but weather conditions may delay opening until late-May pursuant to a "mud-season" closure order.  The closure order is in effect April 1-May 31 annually, to provide resource protection for all National Forest System Roads & Trails in the Rampart Range area.
Fees All OHV's must be registered. For information on registration and permits, visit http://www.parks.state.co.us.
Open Season: April/May - Nov/Dec
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer
Closest Towns: Sedalia is approximately 8 miles from RRRA.
Water: For campers staying at Flat Rocks
Restroom: Vault toilets
Operated By: US Forest Service
Information Center: Appears on the following maps (Rampart area):
  • Pike National Forest
  • USGS Quad Devil's Head
  • National Geographic Trails Illustrated #135 (Deckers / Rampart Range)
For more information, please contact the South Platte Ranger District at 303.275.5610. We welcome your comments.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities


Bicycling

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Camping & Cabins

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Hiking

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Horse Riding & Camping

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Nature Viewing

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OHV Riding & Camping

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Outdoor Learning

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Picnicking

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Scenic Driving

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Winter Sports

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https://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/psicc/recarea/?recid=80379