Bay City Gulch

San Juan National Forest

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County Road 124 Hesperus, CO 81326 970-247-4874

GPS: 37.361, -108.0781

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Overview of Bay City Gulch

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads.
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Number of Sites 5

Pad Type dirt

Open Seasonally Yes

Elevation 8,727 ft / 2,659 m

Max Stay 14

Tent Camping Yes

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Reviews of Bay City Gulch 3 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

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Cell Phone Coverage

Verizon 4G
Confirmed by 1 User
Last reported 7/25/2018
T-Mobile 4G
Confirmed by 1 User
Last reported 8/8/2022
jogonz14
NM
16' Airstream Basecamp
Volvo XC 40 T R design
1 review
“Lovely place, wonderful views, very quiet”

Reviewed 8/8/2022

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 2
Overall Rating

Arrived Friday night and found a spot with fantastic views of the mountains and really close to the river. There were a good amount of bugs, but not overly bothersome. Site was easy to get to, road is pretty well maintained, no washboard to drive through. It's a small camp ground with about maybe 3-4 sites, and while there were people ... more

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T-Mobile 4G

jogonz14 would stay here again

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4 reviews
“Great spot just wish we had it to ourselves ”

Reviewed 7/25/2018

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: ??
Overall Rating

This is a great spot but we just wish we had this campground to ourselves and it would have been perfect. There was a young local with his rv and dog blaring music all night. If we were so tired and if it wasn’t so late we would have went up the road to the next free campground but instead we tried to get as far on the other side of th... more

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Verizon 4G

Alyssa would stay here again

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RidingRoadsAndTrails
Evergreen, CO
Mercedes Sprinter
27 reviews
“A Beautiful spot just outside Durango”

Reviewed 3/6/2018

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1
Overall Rating

Thanks to the very helpful Rangers at the Pagosa Springs and Durango Ranger stations we were directed to the Bay City Gulch Campground. Access to this spot was easy with about one mile of driving on a well maintained dirt road. We arrived to a beautiful sunset over the mountains. It is a small campground and we felt lucky to have ... more

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RidingRoadsAndTrails would stay here again

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RidingRoadsAndTrails
Evergreen, CO
Mercedes Sprinter
27 reviews
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  • Dispersed Camping
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  • fire ring
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