Elephant Rock

Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area

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County Road 371 Buena Vista, CO 81211 719-269-8500 Official Website

GPS: 38.8848, -106.1525

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Overview of Elephant Rock

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads.
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Pad Type dirt

Elevation 8,070 ft / 2,459 m

Max Stay 14

Tent Camping Yes

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Q&A - Ask the Community about Elephant Rock

Becca and Winslow asked on 2/4/2020

How high/wide are those tunnels? Is that the only way in/out?

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Reviews of Elephant Rock 5 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

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Cell Phone Coverage

Verizon 4G/LTE
Confirmed by 3 Users
Last reported 7/12/2021
T-Mobile 4G/LTE
Confirmed by 3 Users
Last reported 7/12/2021

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  • dry camping
  • pets


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Beautiful with lots to do

- David__Guajardo

Tunnel View Recreation Site

Very difficult for big rigs, but is possible

- Bruce

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Possible poachers camp at 38°53'12.0"N 106°08'03.4"W

- 4D

Arkansas River Rim Campground

Very Nice Place!

- Jeff

Valley Mobile RV Park

Very friendly people at the office.

- RaySmith

Snowy Peaks RV Park

Relatively quiet RV park near Buena Vista

- stranger

Mt. Princeton RV Park

Close to town and the hiking trails.

- TK

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