Adams Lake Road #601.2C


Adams Lake Road is accessible from Forest Road 601. The Road is 0.88 miles long and leads visitors to the northeast side of Adams Lake. Adams Lake is a fantastic setting for dispersed camping and fishing.  

The Adams Lake Road is open to the following uses: Full-sized vehicles, OHVs, bicycles, horses, and hiking. High-clearance, 4 wheel drive vehicles are recommended for motorized travel.

At a Glance

Open Season: Appx. May 20
Best Season: Summer and Fall
Busiest Season: Summer and hunting season
Closest Towns:  New castle and Silt
Restroom: No

General Information


From Glenwood Springs: Follow W. 6th Street north of I-70 to Traver Trail. Take a right onto Traver Trail and in 0.4 miles take another right onto Transfer Trail (Forest Road 602). Follow Transfer Trail to the parking area at the Forest boundary. From here, continue following Transfer Trail for another 20 miles to Forest Road 601. Turn left and follow FR 601 approximately 4.5 miles. Continue straight onto Forest Road 601.2C. The road ends in 0.88 miles.


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Dispersed Camping


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OHV Riding & Camping

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