Cherry Creek Road
San Juan National Forestwrite a review Cherry Creek Rd.
Hesperus, CO 81326
GPS: 37.3289, -108.1198
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Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads.
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Drivin' & Vibin' would stay here again
“Close to Durango & Challenging to Access ”
Reviewed Dec 11, 2017
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 recommended.
The camping area was semi-private and had a good forest vibe. We received 4G LTE with AT&T and T-Mobile.
The drive to Durango isn't too bad (15 miles), we did it almost every day.
A ranger did swing by to take note of us and make sure no one overstayed the limit. We don't like official visitors, but we do appreciate stay limits being enforced.
This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com
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...
- dry camping
- Dispersed Camping
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