Pickle Gulch Group Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Group Area No. 1 campsite at Pickle Gulch Group Campground with amenities in the background.

This group campground is located along Highway 119 in a lodgepole pine forest setting. There is a large parking area for the six walk-in sites. Sites #1 - 5 can accommodate 8 - 30 people; site #6 can accommodates 1 - 15 people. Tents only (campers and trailers are prohibited beyond the parking area). The site includes a bear locker. There is an amphitheater and playground. There are no electric/water/sewer hook-ups at this campground. Water and restrooms area available. There are hiking, scenic viewing, camping, fishing, and off-highway vehicle opportunities nearby. Reservations are mandatory.

At a Glance

Fees Check detailed information on www.recreation.gov or see general fees on the campground table.
Open Season: 5/17 - 10/14
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Maximum Vehicle Length:Tents only, no campers or trailers past parking area.  Dogs must be on leash.
Closest Towns: Central City/Blackhawk, CO
Water: hand water pump/spigot
Restroom: vault toilet
Operated By: American Land & Leisure
Information Center: Clear Creek Ranger District Visitor Services and Idaho Springs Visitor Center, 2060 Miner St.,  Idaho Springs, CO 80452 Phone 303-567-4382; Contact Us

General Information

Directions: Off I-25 from Denver, west on 6th Avenue to State Highway 6, through Clear Creek Canyon. Turn on State Highway 119 toward Blackhawk and Central City. Follow highway to 4 miles north of Blackhawk. Just pastGilpin County School, turn left at Pickle Gulch sign. Follow signs from there.

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