Lincoln Gulch Campground


The Lincoln Gulch Campground has 7 campsites situated in a lodgepole pine forest close to Independence Pass Road.

Sites are available for public use, and many recreational activities, including hiking, biking, 4 wheel driving, and fishing, may be enjoyed from this location.

Please note that vehicles over 35 feet in length are prohibited over Independence Pass.

At a Glance

Reservations:  First-Come, First Serve 
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Independence Pass is narrow, steep and winding. Absolutely no vehicles over 35 feet in length, or vehicle/trailer combinations over 35 feet in length, are permitted between MP 47.2 (Aspen side) and MP 84.2 (Leadville/Twin Lakes side, about one mile west of the junction with US 24). 
Closest Towns: Aspen, CO
Water: Yes
Restroom: Vault Toilets
Information Center: Supervisor's Office: 
900 Grand Ave.
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
970-945-2521 

General Information

Directions:

From Aspen, CO travel about 11 miles southeast toward Independence Pass to Lincoln Creek road. Turn right on Lincoln Creek Road then drive 2 1/2 miles to campground entrance. The 2 1/2 miles on Lincoln Creek Road is gravel and rough but passable in two-wheel drive.


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Campground Camping

No. of Sites 7 single site(s)
Reservation Info Not reservable
No. of Accessible sites None

Picnicking

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
39.117559

  Longitude : 
-106.695494

  Elevation : 
9700