Salida East Campground

Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area

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Hwy 50 Salida, CO 81210 719-539-7289 Reservations: 800-244-5613 Official Website

GPS: 38.5074, -105.9606

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Overview of Salida East Campground

​Camping at the AHRA now requires a reservation. A vehicle pass is required for any motor vehicle brought into the campground and is charged in addition to camping fees.​

Number of Sites 25

Pad Type dirt

Reservations yes

Elevation 6,955 ft / 2,119 m

Max Stay 14

Tent Camping Yes

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Q&A - Ask the Community about Salida East Campground

To ask questions of the owner or manager please contact the campground directly. 719-539-7289

Bobafet asked on 3/31/2021

Does anybody know if there is a dump station near Salida East Campground?

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Reviews of Salida East Campground 23 people have reviewed this location.

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Cell Phone Coverage

Verizon 4G
Confirmed by 10 Users
Last reported 6/23/2020
Confirmed by 9 Users
Last reported 8/28/2022

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  • dry camping
  • boat ramp
  • fishing
  • water access
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
  • pull thru
  • restrooms: vault
  • pets


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- TwoOnTheRoad


Very nice for a Walmart!

- Tom_M

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- Goatsbeard

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- Marie

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