South Fork South Platte River

Pike National Forest

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CR-22
Buena Vista, CO 81211
719-836-2031
719-553-1400
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GPS: 39.0858, -106.1418

Last Price Paid: $0
Pad Type: dirt
Open Seasonally: Yes
Tent Camping: Yes

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads.
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Van-Tramp
Longmont, CO
27 Airstream International
198 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
“High country boondocking”

Reviewed Jun 03, 2016

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About a mile north of the established NFS campground, alongside the gravel road and river, are numerous pullouts available for boondocking. Some are actually down another parallel running dirt road and are quite nice. While these sites may be best used by smaller rigs, it is do-able with moderate sized trailers with some extra care and knowledge that there are not a great deal of places to turn around a long rig. The dirt road leading in is about 14 miles long, but actually very well maintained.

Definitely, once camp is setup, continue up the road to the pass (weather permitting) to see the old ruins along the way.

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Weston Pass – National Historic Auto Tour | Tales from a Van-Tramp couple

Kerri and I took a drive last Sunday, not only to spot a couple boondocking spots for Campendium.com, but to take the Weston Pass between Fairplay and Leadville. Weston Pass Road w...

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  • Dispersed Camping
Pets:
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