Description

Colorado is chock-full of canyons, but the Poudre Canyon of the northern front range just might be the best of them. This is where you’ll find Ansel Watrous Campground. With sites scattered along the banks of the Poudre River, you could practically cast a line into the river and catch dinner without even leaving your tent. Amazing hikes climb up either side of the river—we’d Continue reading...
Colorado is chock-full of canyons, but the Poudre Canyon of the northern front range just might be the best of them. This is where you’ll find Ansel Watrous Campground. With sites scattered along the banks of the Poudre River, you could practically cast a line into the river and catch dinner without even leaving your tent. Amazing hikes climb up either side of the river—we’d recommend Grey Rock or Young’s Gulch. And if you work up a mighty thirst after a long day of exploring, Fort Collins is just a short 22 miles away, where you’ll find some of the country’s best micro breweries.
Campsite area
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No. of sites
17
RV details
Not specified
RV hookups
None
Access
Park at listing
Group sizes
Up to 8 people per site
Potable water available
Fires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Picnic table available
Cave
Forest
Hot spring
Lake
River, stream or creek
Waterfall
Beach
Desert
Redwoods
Swimming hole
Biking
Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Horseback riding
Paddling
OHV
Climbing
Snow sports
Whitewater paddling
Wildlife watching
Wind sports
Surfing
Swimming
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5,824ftListing's elevation
750
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Park
Roosevelt National Forest
State
Colorado
Phone Number
970-295-6600
Directions
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Official Website
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Coordinates
40.69° N, 105.349° W
Unknown price
Tent Only: 4 Sites
(Up to 8 people per site)
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Tent / RV / Trailer: 13 Sites
(Up to 8 people per site)