Stunner

2 Reviews

About This Campground

National Forest

9700-foot elevation. 5 campsites on the Alamosa River. The ghost town of Stunner is just east of the campground. This was a mining town that failed due to nonproducing mines and transportation problems. Parts of the town are private property, so pack out all your trash and observe posted…

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Access

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

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  • AT&T
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  • T-Mobile
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Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • RV Sites
  • Standard (Tent/RV)
  • Dispersed

Features

For Campers

  • Picnic Table
  • Toilets
  • Alcohol
  • Pets
  • Fires

Reviews

2 Reviews of Stunner

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Chelsea N.
Reviewed Mar. 11, 2021

Nice, but not a "stunner"

Campsite gets its name from the nearby ghost town. The views aren't stunning, though. Nice and clean campground. We hiked the trail near the river for a little while, and that was nice. There were tons of bugs that did not give a darn about our multiple citronella candles or campfire smoke. They…

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BJ B.
Reviewed Aug. 20, 2020

Nice quiet campground

On a very busy weekend in the area didn’t have any trouble finding a spot 3 of the 5 were open. Lots of space between the sites as well. Were there during the Perseids meteor shower and the clear dark sky was perfect for viewing. CG has a private dispersed feel to it but each site has nice fire…

Location

Stunner is located in Colorado

Directions

1/4 mile North of La Jara, CO, take Rd. 15 west 10.6 miles to Forest Road 255, turn left (dirt) and go 11.4 miles to Forest Rd. 250. Continue straight on Rd. 250 and go 18.4 miles to "Y" (Forest Rd. 380). Bear right onto Rd. 380 and go 0.4 miles to campground sign. Turn left, 0.3 miles to campground.

Coordinates

37.37800063 N
106.57400082 W

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