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Barnes Mountain Boondock - Durango, Colorado6.6
miles
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Just past Las Animas Overlook, it's OK to camp for free in dispersed campsites.
San Juan NF Road 599 - Durango, Colorado9.2
miles
0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5 Wildlife Viewing
To the north of this point, dispersed camping is allowed along this road. Free camping. Dispersed camping is a great way to enjoy the experience of camping away from developed …
Durfield BLM Boondocking - Durango, Colorado10.7
miles
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A couple of free dispersed camping spots just south of highway 160 between Durango and Bayfield. The marker is on the best campsite that I found. It's high and …
Missionary Ridge Road - Durango, Colorado11.6
miles
2 votes, average: 4.50 out of 52 votes, average: 4.50 out of 52 votes, average: 4.50 out of 52 votes, average: 4.50 out of 52 votes, average: 4.50 out of 5
Dispersed camping along this road begins at 3.6 miles in, the southern tip of the first switchback. Except for a small portion (mile 6.8 to 9) you are allowed to …
Bay City Campground - Durango, Colorado12.4
miles
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Free boondocking along a creek. Small rigs only. Take La Plata Canyon Rd 5 miles north into the National Forest. I have not stayed here, and I missed it while …
Miner's Cabin - Durango, Colorado12.7
miles
5 votes, average: 3.00 out of 55 votes, average: 3.00 out of 55 votes, average: 3.00 out of 55 votes, average: 3.00 out of 55 votes, average: 3.00 out of 5 Fire RingHorse CorralNear Water
West of Durango on Hwy 160, 100 yds west of the Hesperus turnoff is a restaurant on the north side of the hwy. Turn north on that road and drive …
Lower Hermosa - Durango, Colorado12.8
miles
20 votes, average: 3.55 out of 520 votes, average: 3.55 out of 520 votes, average: 3.55 out of 520 votes, average: 3.55 out of 520 votes, average: 3.55 out of 5 Hiking TrailsHorse TrailsHorse CorralPicnic TablesRestrooms
Lower Hermosa is located 14 mi NW of Durango, Co. Elevation: 7700', 19 camp sites, up to 30' RV sites Travel north on US 550 from Durango; just after the Apaloosa …
Cherry Creek Gravel Pit - Hesperus, Colorado13
miles
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This is an easy to access spot just West of Durango. Look for the sign 'Cherry Creek Forest Access' just East of the Escalante Wayside - it does come up …
Madden Peak Road (Durango, CO) - Durango, Colorado18.2
miles
11 votes, average: 3.18 out of 511 votes, average: 3.18 out of 511 votes, average: 3.18 out of 511 votes, average: 3.18 out of 511 votes, average: 3.18 out of 5 ATV TrailsHiking TrailsHorse TrailsWildlife Viewing
West of Durango, go North on the road marked "Forest Access: Madden Peak Road). Note your mileage as you turn off the highway... The road goes through private property, where …
FR528 Sauls Creek Area - Bayfield, Colorado18.7
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Free dispersed camping just east of Bayfield in the San Juan National Forest. There are about a eight well used campsites in this area. There are even more slightly used …
FR135 Dispersed Campsite - Bayfield, Colorado21.4
miles
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In the San Juan National Forest. There\'s one primitive site about 1/2 miles down FR135 off Hwy 160 near mile marker 111. Beautiful site but quite a bit of traffic …
Elbert Creek Road - Durango, Colorado22.3
miles
0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5 Wildlife ViewingFire Ring
Free camping in Colorado's San Juan National forest. Roadside dispersed campsites. Great little open spots with nothing but dirt, trees, and views. Oh the views! Drive up the mountain past Purgatory …
Pine River Campground - Bayfield, Colorado23.8
miles
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This area is often used as a temporary base camp and parking area for hikers and backpackers. There is no potable water. All six campsites have outstanding views up the …
Beaver Meadows Boondocking - Bayfield, Colorado24
miles
1 vote, average: 1.00 out of 51 vote, average: 1.00 out of 51 vote, average: 1.00 out of 51 vote, average: 1.00 out of 51 vote, average: 1.00 out of 5 Wildlife ViewingNear Water
Free, dispersed camping on Beaver Meadows Road, San Juan National Forest Rd #135, east of Bayfield and north of U.S. Highway 160. East of the Vallecito Reservior Dispersed camping and car …
Upper Hermosa Road - Durango, Colorado24.6
miles
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Dispersed, free camping along forestry road 578 in the San Juan National forest of Colorado. There is a "campground" on this road on the same name. It's really just an …
Upper Hermosa Creek - Durango, Colorado24.7
miles
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A few camping sites are available at the trailhead, which has a toilet, picnic tables, fire grates, corral, and parking area.
Sig Creek Campground - Durango, Colorado24.8
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Sig Creek Campground, 32 miles north of Durango, has 9 campsites on a southfacing hillside about 1/4 mile from the East Fork of Hermosa Creek. The trailer lengthlimit is 30\'. …
Lime Creek Road Dispersed - Durango, Colorado26.5
miles
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You can boondock anywhere on the entire five miles of Lime Creek Road. Free camping. The first spot on the south side is very easy to get to and has …
Barlow Creek Road - Durango, Colorado27.2
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Free, dispersed camping in the San Juan National Forest. True boondocking. We encountered numerous dispersed campsites along this road and we only went to just the other side of Corral …
Cascade Divide Road - Durango, Colorado27.4
miles
0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5 Wildlife ViewingNear Water
Free, dispersed camping for the length of this road. Located north of Durango behind Durango Mountain Resort. This area is suggested by the forest service. RVs scout ahead. Dispersed …

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