South Cottonwood Creek Dispersed Camping

Pike-San Isabel National Forests & Cimarron and Comanche National Grasslands

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CR-344 Buena Vista, CO 81236 719-539-3591 719-553-1400 Official Website

GPS: 38.7755, -106.3068

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Overview of South Cottonwood Creek Dispersed Camping

Pad Type dirt

Open Seasonally Yes

Elevation 9,645 ft / 2,939 m

Max Stay 14

Tent Camping Yes

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To ask questions of the owner or manager please contact the campground directly. 719-539-3591

monsta927 asked on 8/31/2020

Are any of the South Cottonwood Creek Dispersed Campsites big enough to accommodate a 38 ft RV and a 32 ft motorhome ...

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Reviews of South Cottonwood Creek Dispersed Camping 3 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

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AT&T 4G
Confirmed by 1 User
Last reported 2/27/2018
7 reviews
“Standard issue camping”

Reviewed 8/12/2022

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1
Overall Rating

Gorgeous area, plenty of spots to choose from and a few along the creek. Got in on a Thursday around 5, lots of vehicles driving in and out and a number of campers who were loud later in the evening. I camped higher up on the right as you're driving in in an attempt to get cell reception and with a signal booster picked up a few bars f... more

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T-Mobile

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3 reviews
“Beautiful creekside serenity”

Reviewed 8/13/2019

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 3
RV Length: 21' (Travel Trailer)
Overall Rating

Easy drive up from Buena Vista, there's two one lane bridges that can be tricky for bigger rigs. There's a pay campground right by the lake with electric and facilities. Also by the lake are 2 dark, scary, and smelly public vault toilets. Keep going up the mountain past the privately owned cabins and campsites start to pop up on both s... more

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T-Mobile

DagsInACaravan would stay here again

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3 reviews
“Beautiful Spring Camping”

Reviewed 2/27/2018

Days stayed: 1
Overall Rating

We came up looking to camp in late April. It was absolutely gorgeous the day we got there. Since it was so early in the season there was no one around. We explored the lake area up the road which was very tranquil and beautiful. That night, however, a snow storm came in and we woke up buried in 2 feet of snow. We decided to pack up and... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
AT&T 4G

uglydckling would stay here again

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Amenities

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  • dry camping
  • Dispersed Camping
Recreation
  • fishing
  • OHV
  • recreation trail
  • water access
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
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