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Big Blue Campground, San Juan and Jemez Mountains, Colorado

   

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Once you arrive at a primitive campground like Big Blue Campground you will realize it was well worth the effort getting here. The natural splendor at this primitive campground is delightful; restrooms are unsurprisingly at your disposal. Big Blue Campground is to be found in the San Juan and Jemez Mountains. There is so much fun stuff near Big Blue Campground; spending time at this campground is very enjoyable.
Some activities here at Big Blue Campground are swimming, whitewater paddling, hiking, and fishing, so running out of cool things to do won’t happen. If you go for nature you will love a primitive campground like this one. There
 
    aren't lots of facilities at Big Blue Campground as it is a primitive campground.
So many local attractions and such a perfect variety of outdoors recreation will make you glad you came.
Big Blue Campground is a campground
 that is enormously prized by the folks in Cimarron. It's impossible to get bored in Colorado if you like the outdoors.
Hey, it's time you went on a camping trip, don't you think? Big Blue Campground in Colorado is a tremendous selection. Going for a hike along the Ridge Stock Driveway will let you absorb the natural beauty of this region. Big Blue Campground is right next door to Ridgway State Park which is a scenic location, and you can have a good hiking adventure along the Alpine Trail. This campground is so great. Lake San Cristobal is a magnificent lake in close proximity to Big Blue Campground, and on a delightful day you can take a hike along the Big Blue Trail. Looking for some
 
flowing water? Try Soldier Creek, and you're sure to bump into some cheerful folks from Cimarron here. While you're here at Big Blue Campground you can take a hike along the Little Cimarron Trail, and wonderful scenery and pleasant skiing is what you obtain at Kendall Mountain.  

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Other campgrounds near Big Blue Campground, San Juan and Jemez Mountains, Colorado:

   Lakeview-Bighorn - Gunnison National Forest, Delta, 7 miles away
      
   Henson Creek RV Park, Lake City, 7 miles away
      
   Woodlake Camper Park, Lake City, 7 miles away
      
   East Fork Trailhead, Cimarron, 8 miles away
      
   The Gate, Powderhorn, 9 miles away
      
   Montrose - Black Canyon KOA, Montrose, 10 miles away
      
   Silver Jack, Cimarron, 11 miles away
      
   Engineer Pass #4, Lake City, 11 miles away
      
   Engineer Pass #3, Lake City, 11 miles away
      
   Uncompahgre - Silver Jack, Cimarron, 11 miles away
      

Paddling Rivers Near Big Blue Campground, San Juan and Jemez Mountains, Colorado:

   Henson Creek, Hinsdale County, 11 miles away
      Class IV-V - 6.7 miles long (Above Nellie Creek to 1/2 mile from Lake City)

   Lake Fork Gunnison River, Hinsdale/Gunnison County, 11 miles away
      Class III - 3.6 miles long (Lake City Town Run)

   Cimarron River, Gunnison / Montrose County, 11 miles away
      Class V+ - 10.2 miles long (Big Cimarron Campground to Cimarron Road bridge)

   Lake Fork Gunnison River, Hinsdale/Gunnison County, 12 miles away
      Class IV-V - 5 miles long (Redbridge to Blue Mesa Reservoir)

   Cimarron River, Montrose County, 17 miles away
      Class V - 1 miles long (Cimarron to Gunnison River)


Public Lands near Big Blue Campground, San Juan and Jemez Mountains, Colorado:

   Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park, Gunnison - CO, 55 miles away
      
   Curecanti National Recreation Area, Gunnison - CO, 55 miles away
      
   Ridgway State Park, Colorado, 25 miles away

   Crawford State Park, Colorado, 29 miles away

   San Juan National Forest, Colorado, 33 miles away

   Gunnison National Forest, Colorado, 33 miles away


Trails near Big Blue Campground, San Juan and Jemez Mountains, Colorado:

   Fall Creek Trail, Hinsdale County, 4 miles away

   Alpine Trail, Hinsdale County, 4 miles away

   Ridge Stock Driveway, Gunnison County, 5 miles away

   Little Cimarron Trail, Hinsdale County, 5 miles away

   Big Blue Trail, Hinsdale County, 8 miles away

   West Fork Trail, Ouray County, 13 miles away

   Lou Creek Trail, Ouray County, 15 miles away


Lakes Near Big Blue Campground, San Juan and Jemez Mountains, Colorado:

   Lake San Cristobal, Hinsdale County, 15 miles away


Current weather conditions at Big Blue Campground, San Juan and Jemez Mountains, Colorado
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Local climate location: CIMARRON 10 miles away


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