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Matterhorn

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Matterhorn
Uncompahgre National Forest
Montrose, CO 81402

Phone 1:
970-249-4552
Basics
Number of Sites:
28

Amenities

Basic Amenities
  • Drinking Water
  • Flush Toilets
  • Vault Toilets
Special Features
  • Fishing

Details

Season
Open through Sun Oct 06 2013
Location
Getting There:
GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
37.84472, -107.88111
37°50'41"N, 107°52'52"W

From Telluride, travel approximately 7 miles south on Highway 145. Watch for campground signs; the turn off from the road is on the left.

Basic Info
Total Sites:
28
Tent Sites:
3
The Galloping Goose Trail #449 can be accessed from the campground. This 8.4-mile trail leads past a restored train trestle, over two trail bridges and along segments of the historic Rio Grande Southern Railway. The trail is open to hiking, biking and horseback riding.

Many scenic driving routes, both paved and off-road, can be found in the area. Additional hiking trails crisscross the surrounding mountains. Lizard Head Wilderness is about 3 miles from the campground.

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