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Established Camping

Avalanche Campground


National Forest

Avalanche Campground has 6 first-come first-serve campsites. It is located adjacent to Avalanche Creek. Fishing is available in Avalanche Creek and in the Crystal River, which is 3 miles downstream. One of the major trailheads into the Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness is located adjacent to the campground.

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Avalanche Campground is located in Colorado

Detail location of campground


From Redstone, CO, take State Rt. 113 north 5.2 miles to Avalanche Creek sign (may be hidden by tall grass), just past Avalanche Ranch. Turn right, fording Crystal River, onto Forest Rt. 310 (single lane with no turnouts, dirt road) and go 2.3 miles to campground.


39.23668438 N
107.2036244 W

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  • Drive-In
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  • Walk-In
    Park in a lot, walk to your site.
  • Hike-In
    Backcountry sites.

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  • Verizon
  • AT&T
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Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • RV Sites
  • Standard (Tent/RV)
  • Group
  • Equestrian


For Campers

  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Phone Service
  • Toilets
  • Alcohol
  • Pets
  • Fires

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the max vehicle length at Avalanche Campground?

Avalanche Campground allows vehicles up to 16 feet.

Are fires allowed at Avalanche Campground?

Yes, according to campers on, fires are allowed at Avalanche Campground, although make sure to check current fire restrictions in the area.

Does Avalanche Campground have wifi?

No, according to campers on, Avalanche Campground does not have wifi.

Is there cell phone reception at Avalanche Campground?

According to campers on, Verizon signal is unknown, AT&T is good, and T-Mobile is unknown.