Description

Popular with hikers, nature-viewers and all-around explorer-types, Thistledown Campground is a convenient base of operations for connecting with nearby trails, some of which are Jeep-accessible. You’ll be eager to jump right on the Weehawken Trail, or get to sniffing the wildflowers in Yankee Boy Basin, but you’ll want to claim a site first. There’s limited space, and word travels fast!
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans
9 sites
Up to guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Amenities
Picnic table available
RV details
Ask about water hookup
Ask about sewage hookup
Ask about television hookup
Ask about generators
Access type unknown, max length unknown
Surface type unknown, levelness unknown
No hookups

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Biking
Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Horseback riding
Paddling
OHV
Climbing
Snow sports
Swimming
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Thistledown Campground - Ouray.

Cave
Forest
Lake
River, stream or ...
Waterfall
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The vibe at Thistledown Campground - Ouray

8,502ftListing's elevation
750
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Hipcamper Randall M.
recommends this listing.
August 22nd, 2018
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June 1st, 2018
Hipcamper Bonita V.
recommends this listing.
July 24th, 2017
Park
Grand Mesa National Forest
State
Colorado
Phone Number
970-874-6600
Directions
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Official Website
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Coordinates
38.002° N, 107.694° W
$10/night
Tent / Van: 9 Sites
(Up to people per site)