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Overview of Alta Lakes Designated Dispersed Campsites

There are 20 designated campsites that are completely undeveloped. The access road to the area is narrow and rough, requiring a high clearance vehicle. Trailers and RV's are not reccomended.

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads. Learn more: Boondocking 101

Number of Sites 20

Pad Type dirt

Open Seasonally Open when roads are accessible.

Elevation 10,170 ft / 3,099 m

Max Stay 7

Tent Camping Yes

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To ask questions of the owner or manager please contact the campground directly. 970-874-6600

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Reviews of Alta Lakes Designated Dispersed Campsites 8 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

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Cell Phone Coverage

Confirmed by 2 Users
Last reported 7/3/2017
T-Mobile 4G
Confirmed by 1 User
Last reported 7/7/2020

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  • dry camping
  • Dispersed Camping
  • fishing
  • recreation trail
  • water access
  • pets
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Excellent FREE dump station

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