Lizard Head Pass

Uncompahgre National Forest

3 Reviews
County Road A63 Ophir, CO 81426 Official Website

GPS: 37.8112, -107.9057

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Overview of Lizard Head Pass

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads.
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Verizon 3G
Confirmed by 1 User
Last reported 10/3/2017
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Outdoor Girl
TX 25' Bigfoot Forward bed Ford F350
39 reviews
“Excellent ”

Reviewed 6/10/2018

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 3
Site Number: Open meadow
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Numerous spots for all types of RV’s. Near road but little to no noise during the evening. Close to many hiking trails and Telluride.

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Outdoor Girl would stay here again

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Justbreezinalong
Albuquerque, NM 26' Airstream Flying Cloud 2011 Toyota Tundra
21 reviews
“Stunning Stopover”

Reviewed 2/13/2018

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 2
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While driving home this past summer, I started scouting places on satellite maps images to boondock for a night. The Lizard Head Pass Trail had what appeared to be a large enough parking area to perhaps pull off for the night. An hour later, we pulled in and it was, in a word, magnificent. Folks park there to access the backcountry ... more

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Justbreezinalong would stay here again

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Gramet
Watsonville, CA 24' Lance 2010 Toyota Tundra
10 reviews
“Majestic surroundings”

Reviewed 10/3/2017

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 3
Site Number: 0
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We stayed here in September, with a 24 foot trailer. It's boondocking, no amenities, but with spectacular views, hiking nearby, and a 20 minute drive from Telluride. This wouldn't be a good choice if it had been raining, pretty rugged, in spots, on this dirt road. The only small drawback is, although you feel like you're out in the ... more

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Gramet would stay here again

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afamilyoutside
Boone, NC 24' Coachmen 220QB
10 reviews

noted 9/9/2019

Just a heads up, we attempted to stop here but I could not get cell service, or a data signal on Sprint, Verizon, or AT&T, so we left.

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Amenities

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  • dry camping
  • Dispersed Camping
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