Bear Creek Dispersed

Pike & San Isabel National Forest

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CR-49 Salida, CO 81201 719-539-3591 Official Website

GPS: 38.4532, -105.9649

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Overview of Bear Creek Dispersed

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

Open Seasonally Yes

Elevation 8197 ft

Max Stay 14

Tent Camping Yes

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Last reported 6/26/2018
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“Easy access to MTB trails & Salida”

Reviewed 6/26/2018

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 2
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Along CR49 outside Cleora, there are several dispersed campsites with excellent access to the Rainbow Trail. There are no facilities here; camping is fully self-supported. It's best for VERY small RVs, and more realistically tent camping. The further up you go, the more shade you'll have at your site. The road going in is very narrow and at times loose and steep. A high clearance vehicle would be preferable to access the area. They're easy to get to from US50, which makes them pretty heavily traveled. But they're good for an overnight or weekend of MTB exploring.

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jalphak would stay here again

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  • dry camping
  • Dispersed Camping
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
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