Storm King Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

located on county road 41G

Fishing in area streams, mountain biking on forest roads. There are 11 campsites with tables, fireplaces, vault toilets and no drinking water. Firewood is limited and no refuse receptacles are provided. 4 WD Forest Roads 685 and 684 are nearby. The campground is situated at the base of Storm King Mountain (elevation 10,849). It lies in an Aspen glen amidst rolling and rocky hills on the Middle Fork of Carnero Creek.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Closed on November 22, 2021
Rentals & Guides: Carnero Guard Station cabin $50.00 / night. Recreation.gov
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets
Fees $5/Night for single unit - Fee envelopes and a collection box are provided near the entrance.
Permit Info: 11 sites / $5.00 - overnight
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: La Garita, CO
Water: No
Restroom: Yes - outside vault
Operated By: Forest Service - Saguache Ranger District 719 655-2547
Information Center: No water or trash service

General Information

Directions:

Directions from Saguache, Colorado: Take CO Highway 114 for 14.5 miles west to County Road 41G, follow Forest Road 690 (CR 41G) over Carnero Pass. The campground is 14 miles from Highway 114 by this route.

Directions from Monte Vista, Colorado: From U.S. Highway 285, take the La Garita turnoff (County Road G) and follow the paved road 6.0 miles west. Where the road forks, take the graveled Carnero Creek Road (FR 690/CR 41G) 14.5 miles northwest to the campground.


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River and Stream Fishing

fishing in nearby streams

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Amenities

Camping trailer RV camping
Picnic tables
Tent camping
Toilets

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
37.95896474

  Longitude : 
-106.431234

  Elevation : 
9,498

 



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