This recreational opportunity will remain closed throughout the 2021 season.
Bring your bedroll, lantern, long johns, water and coffee. Amenities are few, but the experience will be rewarding. Dawson Cabin is in a rustic, remote setting of the Clear Creek Historical District. The historic town of Winfield is about 5 miles farther up the valley.
It is reservable for overnight rental at: www.recreation.gov
After making reservations your confirmation from Recreation.gov will include a combination to the cabin and toilet locks.
Additional people may make use of tent space around the cabin.
At a Glance
|Current Conditions:||This recreational opportunity will remain closed throughout the 2021 season.|
|Operational Hours:||This recreational opportunity will remain closed throughout the 2021 season.|
|Fees:||$50.00 per night; Cabin sleeps 4.|
|Open Season:||Closed for the season - Closed for the season|
|Closest Towns:||Buena Vista, Colorado|
|Water:||No potable water|
|Operated By:||San Isabel National Forest|
From Buena Vista Colorado, go approximately 15 miles north on Highway 24 towards Leadville. Turn west on County Road 390 at Clear Creek Reservoir. Go Approximately 6 miles west on County Road 390. Turn right (north) onto the cabin driveway. The cabin is approximately 100 yds from the County Road.
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