Dispersed Camping Regulations for Leadville RD
Dispersed Camping is allowed on the Leadville Ranger District except in areas that are marked as prohibited or in the Recreation Areas of Turquoise and Twin Lakes by Special Order UFC-1, Exhibit C. Campgrounds that are concessionaire-run are available in these areas, and fees are required for camp sites.
The rules and regulations below can also be found on the Leadville Ranger District Motor Vehicle Use Map.
Parking and Camping on the San Isabel National Forest
Where designated parking areas are not available, and where not specifically prohibited, unsafe, or causing resource damage, parking on National Forest System Lands within one car length of designated routes is authorized.
Dispersed camping is authorized on National Forest System Lands except in specifically designated areas closed to dispersed camping.
Motorized dispersed camping is authorized within one car length of designated routes where not specifically prohibited, unsafe, or causing resource damage.
Questions regarding where dispersed camping is prohibited or allowed may be directed to the Leadville Ranger District.