Guanella Pass Campground and Camping

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About the Campground

Located west of Denver, Colorado, on the South Fork of Clear Creek in spruce forests. Elevation is 10,900 feet. Popular activities include fishing, visiting historic Georgetown and local ghost towns. Some first come, first serve sites may be available. Firewood for sale in the campground.

Services & Amenities

Within Facility
  • Firewood
  • Fishing
  • Scenery
  • Vault Toilet


Peak Season
Jun 11 2010 -
Sep 05 2010
RV NONELECTRIC $11.00-$15.00
Walk In Season
Sep 06 2010 -
Sep 11 2010
Peak Season
Jun 11 2011 -
Sep 05 2011
RV NONELECTRIC $11.00-$15.00

Alerts and Important Information No reservations being taken due to road closure from Georgetown. Campground can be accessed from Bailey. Reservations must be made at least 4 days in advance. This campground requires a 2 night minimum stay on weekends. This campground requires a 3 night minimum stay on holidays. No refunds are given for BAD WEATHER. There is no electricity/water/sewer site hook-ups at this campground. Sites may be available on a first-come first served basis outside the reservation season. 14 day stay limit within 60 day period. This campground has First-come, First-served sites. Due to bug spraying and hazard tree removable this campground will be periodically closed until late June. Campground might be open on some days on a first/come, first/served basis. Please call the campground before planning to come to the area.

Campground Contact Information

Open From: Jun 18 2010 to Dec 14 2010
Reservation Phone: 877-444-6777
Campground Reservations: Guanella Pass
Campground Phone: 303-567-3000
Customer Service Phone:888-445-1474
Backcountry Permits Phone: 877-550-6777

Golden, CO

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More About Guanella Pass Campground

Guanella Pass is a campground located in Golden, Colorado. This is a US Forest Service campground. All reservations can be made by calling 1-877-444-6777.

To find this campground check the map shown above, or enter -105.7161 latitude, and -105.7161 longitude into your GPS device.

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