Slate River

Gunnison National Forest

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CR-734
Crested Butte, CO 81224
970-641-0471
970-874-6600
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GPS: 38.932, -107.0508

Last Price Paid: $0
Pad Type: grass
Open Seasonally: Yes
Max Stay: 14
Tent Camping: Yes

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads.
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4 people have reviewed this location.

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Cell Phone Coverage

1bars
Verizon 4G/LTE
1bars
AT&T 3G
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Bolzette
Lawrence, KS
16 Jayco Swift
2017 4 Runner Toyota
13 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 5
“Beautiful ”

Reviewed Aug 09, 2018

Overall Rating

Tent camped down the road from here for free. It’s my understanding they may not allow this very much longer because people keep leaving your trash! My daughter I am there for a height and loved it. The road was the challenge and there were cows on the road worked out!

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Nathan @ Wand'rly

14 Volkswagen Bus, Champagne Edition, Riviera Campwagen
293 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1

Nathan @ Wand'rly would stay here again

“Girl I got to, got to know!”

Reviewed Jul 12, 2017

Overall Rating

Listen, here's the secret low down. Consider it your passcode to heaven. 38.966498, -107.088930 Note Exhibit 16a, Section 5, Paragraph 0 in the photos. Don't come expecting cell phones or warm nights, but if you get fidgety over waterfalls, fresh bear scat and endless mountains covered in flowers well into July, then this "end... more

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0bars
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Verizon Voice Only

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2WanderAway - Sha...
Bend, OR
31 Winnebago Sightseer
2014 Jeep Wrangler
64 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 0
“Oh To Have A Truck Camper...”

Reviewed Jun 26, 2017

Overall Rating

This is a rougher road than Washington Gulch and no cell service. For us, that is a killer. But oh the views.... if we were willing to bounce down there it would be worth it! Especially the spot at the very very very end of the road with an amazing waterfall. There are a couple of flat spots that have a number of larger rigs pac... more

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0bars
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Chris

19 Shasta Airflyte
33 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 7

Chris would stay here again

“Crested Butte FTW”

Reviewed Dec 15, 2015

Overall Rating

Crested Butte, CO is the cats pajamas. Little victorian town surrounded by mountains full of booze, good food, ski bumbs, mountain bikers and old hippies. Whats not to love? Slate River is a little bit tougher of a road than Washington Gulch, but the views of Paradise Divide and the sound of the river make it worth it. Theres a nice bi... more

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Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
1bars
AT&T 3G
3bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com


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Hookups:
  • dry camping
  • Dispersed Camping
Recreation:
  • recreation trail
Site Amenities:
  • fire ring
Pets:
  • pets

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