Halfmoon Recreation Area


Forest Service Road 110, known as the Halfmoon Road, follows the southern border of the Mount Massive Wilderness. It provides access to several popular campgrounds, as well as two of the most popular trailheads on the Leadville district, the Mount Massive trailhead and the North Elbert Trailhead. From the Mount Massive Trailhead, visitors can access the beautiful Mount Massive Wilderness.


There are many opportunities for recreation along this road, which leads to very busy summer months.

At a Glance

Open Season: Late May - Late November
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Busiest Season: Late June to October


Camping & Cabins

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Day Hiking

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