Echo Park Campground

Dinosaur National Monument

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Echo Park Road - 156 Dinosaur, CO 81610 435-781-7700 Official Website

GPS: 40.5209, -108.9934

Location submitted by: Nathan @ Wand'rly

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Overview of Echo Park Campground

The campground is open when the road to Echo Park is open. Road impassable after rain or in winter. Water is available late-May to mid-September.

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads. Learn more: Boondocking101

Number of Sites 17

Pad Type dirt

Open Seasonally May - September

Elevation 5,052 ft / 1,539 m

Max Stay 14

Tent Camping Yes

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Ratings Summary

Overall Rating
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Cleanliness
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Nathan @ Wand'rly
Ford E-350
383 reviews
“Epic!”

Reviewed 8/17/2020

Nightly rate: $10
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: 10
Overall Rating

It should not be mentioned casually among friends that the road into this campground involves 11 miles of dirt road, beginning with a very steep, switchback road that, should it rain, might prove tricky without 4 wheel drive.

We did it in our 2 wheel drive van (Ford 3-350) with no problem, and our friends in a different 2 wheel drive van (Promaster with that low clearance axle in the back) did it as well. Plenty of others camping there also apparently had no problem making it down the road. So, it's difficult to get to and big rigs would NOT want to go down here, though small trailers would be fine (rafting guides were seen towing trailers full of rafts down the road.)

Aside from that, this place is like dill on a pickle, absolutely perfect and you'll never be able to call them "gerkins" again.

It's absolutely epic, easily the best campground in Dinosaur and for many miles around, and you really won't find many spots with access so near to a gorgeous horseshoe bend in the Green River!

No cell service. Shaded and full sun spots available, bathrooms were closed in August 2020.

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Nathan @ Wand'rly would stay here again

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Amenities

Hookups
  • dry camping
Recreation
  • recreation trail
  • swimming beach
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
Facilities
  • group sites
  • restrooms: vault
  • water available
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