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Elk Creek, San Juan and Jemez Mountains, Colorado

   

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AMENITIES:
RV hookups are available
Fishing
Cabins
Restrooms
Store
Tap Water
Bait and tackle

Activities: fishing, hiking and horseback riding

Restrooms are needless to say offered, and there are water hookups. There's more to do in the vicinity of Elk Creek other than just hanging out such as fishing, swimming, hiking, and whitewater paddling, so getting bored is not something that is likely to happen.
Elk Creek is to be found in a neighborhood with scores of fun things to do, and if you're looking for a great place to go for a camping trip, this is a tremendous pick. Outdoors folks generally adore this segment of Colorado.
 
    The kind personnel and the tremendous facilities have lots of people coming here. The great local attractions and so much to do are guaranteed to keep you coming back again and again.
This campground is to be found in the lovely
 San Juan and Jemez Mountains. Elk Creek is a top pick campground with the people in Antonito.
When was the last time you went for a camping trip? Elk Creek in Colorado is exactly the place. Rio de los Pinos has a class V+ sweep of whitewater nearby. The 8.8-mile-from-beginning-to-end Osier Colorado to Campground Close to San Miguel New Mexico segment is delightful to kayak. If you possess lots of raft paddling practice, this sweep of Rio de los Pinos may be a wonderful whitewater sweep for you. Naturally, raft paddling is cool but treacherous; check restrictions ahead of going. The Red Lake Trail is a splendid hiking trail near Elk Creek, and obviously Elk Creek flows through this
 
area. This location, the San Juan and Jemez Mountains, has so much outdoors exciting stuff. Lots of folks from Antonito come to Elk Creek, and the panorama of McIntyre Peak is pretty.  

Narrow Gauge RR Inn, Antonito

25 miles away
  
Best Western Movie Manor, Monte Vista

28 miles away
  
Monte Villa Inn, Monte Vista

29 miles away
  
Econo Lodge Monte Vista, Monte Vista

30 miles away


Other campgrounds near Elk Creek, San Juan and Jemez Mountains, Colorado:

   Rio Grande National Forest - Elk Creek Campground, Antonito, 0 miles away
      
   Elk Creek Overflow, Antonito, 0 miles away
      
   Ponderosa Campground, Antonito, 2 miles away
      
   Spectacle Lake Campground, Conejos County, 5 miles away
      
   Rio Grande - Spectacle Lake, Antonito, 5 miles away
      
   Rio Grande - Conejos, Antonito, 6 miles away
      
   Conejos Campground, Conejos County, 6 miles away
      
   La Jara Reservoir State Wildlife Area, Antonito, 7 miles away
      
   Aspen Glade, Antonito, 7 miles away
      
   Trujillo Meadows Campground, Conejos County, 7 miles away
      

Paddling Rivers Near Elk Creek, San Juan and Jemez Mountains, Colorado:

   Rio de los Pinos, -blank- County, 7 miles away
      Class V+ - 8.8 miles long (Osier Colorado to Campground Close to San Miguel New Mexico)

   Rio de los Pinos, Rio Arriba County, 12 miles away
      Class II-III - 12 miles long (Atencio Canyon to Los Pinos)

   Conejos River, Conejos County, 12 miles away
      Class II-IV - 6.4 miles long (Platoro Reservoir to South Fork Conejos)

   Rio Brazos, Rio Arriba Co. County, 13 miles away
      Class V+ - 14.5 miles long (above Corkins Lodge)

   San Antonio River, Rio Arriba County, 16 miles away
      Class II-III - 20 miles long (Lagunitas to Los Pinos)


Public Lands near Elk Creek, San Juan and Jemez Mountains, Colorado:

   Great Sand Dunes National Monument, Mosca - CO, 54 miles away
      
   Bandelier National Monument, Los Alamos - NM, 70 miles away
      
   Heron Lake State Park, New Mexico, 30 miles away

   Carson National Forest, New Mexico, 31 miles away

   El Vado Lake State Park, New Mexico, 35 miles away


Trails near Elk Creek, San Juan and Jemez Mountains, Colorado:

   Spruce Hole Trail, Conejos County, 2 miles away

   Posos Trail, Conejos County, 3 miles away

   Notch Trail, Conejos County, 5 miles away

   Conejos Stock Driveway, Conejos County, 5 miles away

   Red Lake Trail, Conejos County, 5 miles away

   La Manga Stock Driveway, Conejos County, 6 miles away

   Ruybalid Trail, Conejos County, 9 miles away


Lakes Near Elk Creek, San Juan and Jemez Mountains, Colorado:

   Bear Lake, Conejos County, 13 miles away

   Terrace Reservoir, Conejos County, 14 miles away


Current weather conditions at Elk Creek, San Juan and Jemez Mountains, Colorado
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Local climate location: WOLF CREEK PASS 11 miles away


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