Elk Wallow Campground

This campground is most suited for guests looking for a quiet, relatively primitive setting.

  • No hook ups available. Camping units for autos, pickup campers, tents, and small trailers.
  • One vault type toilet.
  • Camping units have tables, fire rings, and parking spurs.
  • Campground roads are not paved.
  • Fishing in North Fork Mormon Creek

At a Glance

Reservations: First-Come, First Serve 
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Basalt, CO
Information Center: Supervisor's Office: 
900 Grand Ave.
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601

General Information

Directions: From Basalt, travel East on Frying Pan River Road for 24 miles, past Ruedi Reservoir. Take a left on Forest Service Road 501 and travel for 4 miles until you reach Elk Wallow Campground.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

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


Recreation Areas

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