Zapata Falls Campground

Rio Grande National Forest

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Zapata Campground Loop
Mosca, CO 81146
719-852-5941
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GPS: 37.6197, -105.5603

Last Price Paid: $11
Number of Sites: 23
Pad Type: gravel
Elevation: 9000 ft
Max Stay: 14
Max Length: 50 ft
Tent Camping: Yes

4 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

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Cell Phone Coverage

2bars
Verizon 4G/LTE
1bars
AT&T 4G/LTE
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DMR
Jordan, MN
Scamp Camper 13'
17 reviews
Nightly rate: $11
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: 15

DMR would stay here again

“BAD road 3 miles of HELL !”

Reviewed Oct 22, 2017

Overall Rating

Stayed here one night but wish we would have stayed here for three. First the bad part road in is three miles of hell we pulled our 13' camp up here and took us one hour but with out trailer can do it in about 30 minutes. At this time of year camp ground was quit star are mazing and the view of valley and great sand duns just as amazin... more

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0bars
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Doug Neidholdt
Grain Valley, MO
27 Frontier
2015 Jeep Compass
5 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1

Doug Neidholdt would stay here again

“rough washboard rd. access, great sites, nice hike to waterfall”

Reviewed Aug 02, 2017

Overall Rating

Great views, had campground all to my self off season, free off season.

Well worth it to take short hike back to Zapata falls.

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Chris

19 Shasta Airflyte
33 reviews
Nightly rate: $10
Days stayed: 5

Chris would stay here again

“Nice Campground Overlooking the San Luis Valley and the Great Sand Dunes”

Reviewed Dec 15, 2015

Overall Rating

It takes about 5 hours to drive 3.5 miles up the mountain on the long and winding washboard road, but the views and nice quiet campground are the best in the area. I have camped here in November and in August, both times were nice and quiet. The trail to Zapata Falls is a nice little hike. Blanca Peak is a gorgeous mountain and the vie... more

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1bars
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3bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

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Jon

Ram 1500
30 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 5
“Rough road, beautiful views”

Reviewed Oct 21, 2015

Overall Rating

(Stayed here late April 2015) How we managed to pull a 34' 5th wheel up this mountain and not break anything, I'll never know. The road up to this campground from the valley is steep and washboard, though the road is wide. Pulling our 5'er, it took us about 30-45 minutes to reach the campground. We'd heard that the campground wa... more

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Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
2bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

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


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

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