Cherry Creek Road

San Juan National Forest

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Cherry Creek Rd.
Hesperus, CO 81326
970-247-4874
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GPS: 37.3289, -108.1198

Last Price Paid: $0
Open Seasonally: Yes
Elevation: 7988 ft
Max Stay: 14
Tent Camping: Yes

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads.
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3 people have reviewed this location.

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2bars
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3bars
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Free Rein Project
AZ
31 Crossroads Longhorn Texas Edition
2016 Chevy 2500
4 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 4
Site Number: 0

Free Rein Project would stay here again

“Close to Durango, nice views, a bit crowded. ”

Reviewed Jul 04, 2018

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We stayed here 4 nights. Our longest boondocking yet! The uphill before and after the cattle guard is rough. I don’t think we would of made it if it was muddy. We started on 2WD but we were struggling. (Chevy 2500 + 31’ TT). Switched to 4x4 for the bigger hill and it was fine. We have pretty good ground clearance and plenty of horse ... more

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2bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com


1 review
Days stayed: 5

upfront2012 would stay here again

“Great Spot ---- Price is right --- Free”

Reviewed Jun 02, 2018

Overall Rating

This spot is between Durango and Mancos with easy access to both. I have a 35' 5th wheel and there is a short bumpy climb to the gravel lot if you will. 4x4 would most like needed on a big rig like mine due to weight. For others, any car can make it. Just take your time and pick your line:) Pros: Price Location Grea... more

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1bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

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Drivin' & Vibin'

16 Fiber Stream
22 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 6

Drivin' & Vibin' would stay here again

“Close to Durango & Challenging to Access ”

Reviewed Dec 11, 2017

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We decided to camp here because of its proximity to Durango. However, big rigs beware! The path in is rocky and steep. We towed a 16' trailer with a Ford Ranger, so it's not impossible.. we also saw someone easily tow a large horse trailer in. But I wouldn't recommend it for Class As or low clearance Class Cs. Four wheel drive is r... more

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3bars
AT&T 4G/LTE
3bars
T-Mobile 4G/LTE

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com


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Free Camping in Durango, Colorado // Cherry Creek Road

After our five-day stay at Lightner Creek Campground, we decided we weren’t ready to leave Durango. A quick search of FreeCampsites & Campedium gave us lots of free camping options near town. We ch...

Hookups:
  • dry camping
  • Dispersed Camping
Pets:
  • pets

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