Amphitheater Campground

Uncompahgre National Forest

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Amphitheater Campground Rd. Ouray, CO 81427 970-240-5300 970-874-6600 Reservations: 877-444-6777 Official Website

GPS: 38.0232, -107.6613

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Overview of Amphitheater Campground

Number of Sites 35

Pad Type gravel

Reservations yes

Open Seasonally Late May - Sept.

Elevation 8,464 ft / 2,579 m

Max Stay 14

Max Length 35 ft

Tent Camping Yes

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Reviews of Amphitheater Campground 3 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Overall Rating
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Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

Cell Phone Coverage

Verizon 4G/LTE
Confirmed by 2 Users
Last reported 6/26/2020
AT&T 4G/LTE
Confirmed by 2 Users
Last reported 6/26/2020
17 reviews
“Come for the views and location”

Reviewed 6/26/2020

Nightly rate: $24
Days stayed: 3
Site Number: 16
Overall Rating

Views are stunning!! Best location to camp near Ouray as the hiking (right off the campground) is amazing! Close drive into town. Sites are nice. Some closer together than others. It gets busy so make reservations. Host was attentive. Can be noisy.

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Rhanrahan would stay here again

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“Peaceful retreat in a beautiful setting”

Reviewed 7/22/2017

Nightly rate: $13
Days stayed: 3
Site Number: 16
Overall Rating

Pleasant campground nestled on a hillside above town. We had a pull through site which was fairly private. Some other sites have great views and less traffic. Even though cell service looked fair (ATT and Verizon) we were rarely able to send or receive texts. Some restrooms are old fashioned pit toilets, but the one near the ca... more

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Cleanliness
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AT&T 4G/LTE
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Chinookwind would stay here again

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2 reviews
“Too many people!”

Reviewed 6/18/2016

Nightly rate: $20
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: 20
Overall Rating

This campground has great views! But, too many people crammed together on a hillside. Sites seem private because of brush in between sites but don't let it fool you! You can hear every cough, sneeze and snore of your neighbors!

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Jason & Barb
WI
39' Newmar Kountry Star 3916
40 reviews

noted 12/11/2020

Vehicles are not to exceed 30 feet for standard sites

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........Rolling in a RV - Wheelchair Traveling......: Amphitheatre NF Campground

  Located on the side of the mountain above Ouray, this campground is suitable for small RVs and tents. The entrance road is narrow with tight curves and restricted to RVs under 26’ and trailer/tow...

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Amenities

Hookups
  • dry camping
Recreation
  • picnic area
  • recreation trail
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
  • pull thru
Facilities
  • firewood
  • restrooms: vault
  • trash
  • water available
Pets
  • pets

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