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Porphyry Basin Trailhead, Uncompahgre Plateau Mountains, Colorado

   

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AMENITIES:
Fishing
Cabins
Store
Picnic and Barbecue area is available

Activities: fishing, hiking and horseback riding

The positive environment and the great quality of everything here have loads of folks coming here. Porphyry Basin Trailhead is a top choice with folks from Silverton. There's a heap of outdoors recreation available close by such as fishing, hiking, swimming, whitewater paddling, and playing golf, so getting bored is not something that is likely to happen.
Going camping for a couple of days here in Colorado is something you must do. At Porphyry Basin Trailhead fun stuff to do is plentiful, and what a great site for
 
    camping it is.
The great variety of local attractions and the nearby outdoors recreation will make you glad you came. This campground is situated in the picturesque Uncompahgre Plateau Mountains.

The 34 acres of skiable
 territory at Kendall Mountain is loved by skiers from all over. Kendall Mountain has 0% tough ski trails and 0% green and blue ski trails. There are 3 ski trails to choose from and 1 different ski lifts at the nearby ski mountain Kendall Mountain. Kendall Mountain has on average 15 feet of white snow per season and has a pleasant 400-foot elevation difference. 1,800 acres of terrain is at your disposal to the skiers who appear at Silverton in the wintertime; 5% of the trails are easy while 95% are red and black. The 1 trails that cover the close by ski resort Silverton are lots of fun; these trails get an average of 33 feet of good snow every year. Silverton has a fine 3,200-foot height  
difference, and has 1 good ski lifts. A grade V+, 0.5-mile-long whitewater segment can be found on nearby Mineral Creek - South, the Above South Mineral Camp Ground segment.  

The Ice House Condominiums, Telluride

5 miles away
  
The Ice House Lodge, Telluride

5 miles away
  
Camel's Garden, Telluride

6 miles away
  
New Sheridan Hotel, Telluride

6 miles away


Other campgrounds near Porphyry Basin Trailhead, Uncompahgre Plateau Mountains, Colorado:

   South Mineral Creek Dispersed, Silverton, 4 miles away
      
   South Mineral Campground, San Juan County, 5 miles away
      
   A & B Park, Silverton, 5 miles away
      
   Red Mountain Motel, Silverton, 5 miles away
      
   Telluride Town Park, Ophir, 5 miles away
      
   Ironton, Silverton, 5 miles away
      
   Corskcrew, Silverton, 6 miles away
      
   Molas Lake Park, Silverton, 6 miles away
      
   Hwy 550 - Silverton, Silverton, 6 miles away
      
   4J+1+1 Trailer Park and Campground, Ouray, 7 miles away
      

Paddling Rivers Near Porphyry Basin Trailhead, Uncompahgre Plateau Mountains, Colorado:

   Mineral Creek - South, -blank- County, 5 miles away
      Class V+ - 0.5 miles long (Above South Mineral Camp Ground)

   Animas River, San Juan / La Plata County, 7 miles away
      Class IV-V - 24.2 miles long (Silverton to Tacoma)

   Lime Creek, -blank- County, 7 miles away
      Class V+ - -blank- miles long (2nd Gorge)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Further Adventures, San Miguel County, 8 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Whitewater Outfitter - Waterwolf, San Miguel County, 8 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter


Public Lands near Porphyry Basin Trailhead, Uncompahgre Plateau Mountains, Colorado:

   Mesa Verde National Park, Mesa Verde National Park - CO, 57 miles away
      
   Yucca House National Monument, Mesa Verde National Park - CO, 57 miles away
      
   Aztec Ruins National Monument, Aztec - NM, 59 miles away
      
   Ridgway State Park, Colorado, 19 miles away

   San Juan National Forest, Colorado, 24 miles away


Trails near Porphyry Basin Trailhead, Uncompahgre Plateau Mountains, Colorado:

   Brooklyn Trail, San Juan County, 2 miles away

   Greyhound Pack Trail, Ouray County, 5 miles away

   Weehawken Pack Trail, Ouray County, 7 miles away

   Deep Creek Trail, San Miguel County, 9 miles away

   Blue Lakes Trail, Ouray County, 9 miles away

   Deer Park Trail, San Juan County, 9 miles away

   Highline Trail, San Juan County, 9 miles away


Golf Courses Near Porphyry Basin Trailhead, Uncompahgre Plateau Mountains, Colorado:

   Cornerstone Colorado, Telluride, 8 miles away

   Telluride Ski & Golf Club, Telluride, 8 miles away

   Telluride Golf Club, Telluride, 8 miles away

   Divide Ranch Golf Club, Ridgway, 15 miles away

   Fairway Pines Golf Club, Ridgway, 17 miles away


Lakes Near Porphyry Basin Trailhead, Uncompahgre Plateau Mountains, Colorado:

   Cushman Lake, San Miguel County, 10 miles away

   Vallecito Lake, San Juan County, 18 miles away


Current weather conditions at Porphyry Basin Trailhead, Uncompahgre Plateau Mountains, Colorado
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Local climate location: OURAY 24 miles away


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