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Overview of Penitente Canyon Campground

Open Seasonally Yes

Elevation 7938 ft

Max Stay 14

Tent Camping Yes

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Reviews of Penitente Canyon Campground 3 people have reviewed this location.

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Cell Phone Coverage

2bars
Verizon 4G/LTE
Confirmed by 2 Users
Last reported 5/6/2018
1bars
Sprint 4G/LTE
Confirmed by 1 User
Last reported 5/6/2018
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Sir Lance-Alot
19' Lance 1995 Chevrolet Silverado
6 reviews
“Little gem of of a place. Off the beaten path with no services. Absolutely love it!”

Reviewed 5/6/2018

Nightly rate: $11
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: 4
Overall Rating

Wash board road can keep some away. Arrived mid-afternoon on a Friday and had our pick of camp sites. Great site up against the rocks. This area is perfect for rock climbers, mountain biker's, bird watchers and photographers. All sites are suited for tents, some site will accept mid-sized RV's or travel trailers under 30 feet. Watch ou... more

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1bars
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Sir Lance-Alot would stay here again

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1 review

Reviewed 5/6/2018

Nightly rate: $11
Days stayed: 14
Site Number: 1
Overall Rating

I am one of the campground hosts here. I wanted to get the correct fee in this post. Senior and handicapped discounts apply. 17 campsites, total. Campground is spacious. Big boulders surround several of the campsites so the kids love it as a "jungle gym." Trash receptacles are available. All sites have picnic tables and fire barrel... more

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1bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

kaBLOOnie would stay here again

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Bill & Joy
ON, Canada 31' Keystone Springdale 2008 Chev Silverado, 2500HD
23 reviews
“Great place for quiet nights and hiking”

Reviewed 7/13/2017

Nightly rate: $14
Days stayed: 2
Overall Rating

We stopped at a local sports store in Del Norte and they told us about the campground. It was about 20 minutes out of town. The road in was in decent shape (just afew washboards). Our dogs loved watching Prairie Dogs! The sites varied in size but there were a few large enough for a 30' TT. The camp host was very helpful and knowl... more

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3bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

Bill & Joy would stay here again

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Bill & Joy
ON, Canada 31' Keystone Springdale 2008 Chev Silverado, 2500HD
23 reviews
POST 10: A BLM Campground called Penitente Canyon near Del Norte Colorado - A Snails Life and Lovin' it!

June 2nd and 3rd, 2017 We stayed at a lovely BLM campground near Del Norte, Colorado. Penitente Canyon Campground, what a great campground. The campground was clean, with large sites, about 15 miles...

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Amenities

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