Standard (tent/RV)
Tent Cabin
Dispersed
Group
RV Sites
Tent Sites
Fires Allowed
Pets Unknown
Water Unknown
About Allen Basin Reservoir
Operator
USDA Forest Service
Access
Drive In
Walk In
Hike In
Features
Alcohol Allowed
Fires Allowed
Location
Allen Basin Reservoir is located in Medicine Bow-Routt National Forests and Thunder Basin National Grassland in Colorado
Latitude
40.1671 N
Longitude
-107.0583 W
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Secluded Dispersed Camping near Allen Basin

Allen Basin Reservoir is roughly 1 mile from Crosho Lake. The only way to access this reservoir is by using trail #1181 and either hiking in, or using an ATV/dirtbike. You can not drive back to this reservoir. 

There are roughly 6-8 dispersed camp spots on the road towards Allen Basin Reservoir. We camped at this spot for 3 days, and 2 nights and loved it! Plenty of coverage from the close by trees, access to the trail directly behind our camp spot, and there was a make shift bench made from a fallen tree! We highly recommend this spot, but do recommend driving a 4x4 vehicle to get here, and don't forget the bug spray!