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There aren't lots of amenities at Emerson Campground in view of the fact that it is a primitive campground. When you go camping for a couple of days at a primitive campground such as this one you're really camping. It is incredibly pretty here at this primitive campground; primitive campgrounds like this one can be demanding to get to, but they are beautiful. You truly can't spend too much time in the city; you need to get out of the house every so often, and Emerson Campground in Colorado is the outdoors at its most excellent.
The good variety of local attractions and such a good variety of outdoors recreation will make you delighted you came.
Outdoors folks generally
 
    love this sector of Colorado. Several people stay at this campground throughout their tour to Mancos State Park.
So much amusing stuff next to Emerson Campground, and camping is such an enjoyable activity, and this is a pleasant
 place to do that.
Outdoors recreation is bountiful, some of the amusing stuff you can do is hiking, swimming, fishing, and whitewater paddling, so possibly you want to stick around. If you havenít been to Mesa Verde National Park, you should schedule some time for it while you're here. Cottonwood Creek is near Emerson Campground and is always a bliss to check out. If you like skiing, you're in luck; Hesperus Ski Center is in the neighborhood of Emerson Campground, and Mancos State Park is a fine place to stretch your legs a bit. This campground has so much fun stuff to offer. Don't leave Emerson Campground without first going for a hike along the Stoner Mesa Trail. Joe Moore Reservoir is a
 
nearby lake that you could explore, and close by you discover the Stoner Stock Trail which is a fine hiking trail. A tremendous vista of wonderful Bald Hill is available from Emerson Campground, and there are splendid locations to look at along the Lost Canyon Stock Driveway.  

Circle K Ranch, Dolores

13 miles away
  
Echo Basin Dude And Guest Ranch LLC, Mancos

16 miles away
  
Rico Hotel, Rico

21 miles away
  
Days Inn Cortez, Cortez

22 miles away


Other campgrounds near Emerson Campground, Colorado:

   Mavreeso Campground, Dolores County, 3 miles away
      
   The Forks Campground, Montezuma County, 3 miles away
      
   West Dolores Campground, Dolores County, 4 miles away
      
   Priest Gulch Campground, Dolores, 7 miles away
      
   Groundhog Reservoir State Wildlife Area, Norwood, 9 miles away
      
   Fish Creek State Wildlife Area, Rico, 10 miles away
      
   Joe Moore Reservoir State Wildlife Area, Mancos, 12 miles away
      
   Lone Cone State Wildlife Area, Norwood, 12 miles away
      
   Dolores River RV Park, Dolores, 12 miles away
      
   Priest Gulch Campground and RV, Dolores, 12 miles away
      

Paddling Rivers Near Emerson Campground, Colorado:

   Dolores River, Dolores / Montezuma County, 21 miles away
      Class II-III - 39 miles long (Rico to McPhee Reservoir)

   Dolores River, Montezuma.Dolores County, 28 miles away
      Class II-III - 19 miles long (McPhee Reservoir to Dove Creek Pump Station)

   Hermosa Creek, La Plata County, 28 miles away
      Class IV-V - 24 miles long (Hermosa Park to US 550)

   San Miguel River, San Miguel/ Montrose County, 28 miles away
      Class III - 16 miles long (Norwood Bridge to Green Truss Bridge)


Public Lands near Emerson Campground, Colorado:

   Mesa Verde National Park, Mesa Verde National Park - CO, 19 miles away
      
   Yucca House National Monument, Mesa Verde National Park - CO, 19 miles away
      
   Hovenweep National Monument, Cortez - CO, 32 miles away
      
   Mancos State Park, Colorado, 13 miles away


Trails near Emerson Campground, Colorado:

   Stoner Stock Trail, Dolores County, 2 miles away

   Eagle Peak Trail, Dolores County, 6 miles away

   Lost Canyon Stock Driveway, Montezuma County, 8 miles away

   Stoner Mesa Trail, Dolores County, 8 miles away

   Spring Creek Trail, Dolores County, 9 miles away

   Twin Spring Trail, Dolores County, 10 miles away

   Morrison Trail, Montezuma County, 10 miles away


Lakes Near Emerson Campground, Colorado:

   Joe Moore Reservoir, Montezuma County, 12 miles away

   Summit Reservoir, Montezuma County, 12 miles away

   Puett Reservoir, Montezuma County, 13 miles away

   Miramonte Reservoir, San Miguel County, 19 miles away


Current weather conditions at Emerson Campground, Colorado
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Local climate location: YELLOW JACKET 19 miles away


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