Dispersed
RV Sites
Tent Sites
Fires Allowed
Pets Allowed
Water Unknown
About Ironton Park
Operator
Bureau of Land Management
Access
Drive In
Walk In
Features
Alcohol Allowed
Fires Allowed
Pets Allowed
Contact
Location
Ironton Park is located in Colorado
Latitude
37.9377 N
Longitude
-107.6694 W
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1 Review of Ironton Park
First to Review
Great 4x4 base camp

First off this is a free spot. Basic dispersed camping, no tables or ring rings. There are many spots in the area of Ironton Park, upon turning onto county road 20, you will drive past a few spots once you get into the trees. The roads go in many directions and there are camp spots in every little hole. The spots range in size and privacy but all have rock fire rings already built. Our spots was right in the middle of the two roads. We didn’t see many cars until about 830 am.

Ironton park is the jump off point for many 4x4 and scenic drives around the silverton/Ouray area and because of that you will see lots of jeeps and atvs in the area The camp spots are 8 miles south of Ouray and 16 miles north of silverton on top of red mountain pass making this a great spot to base camp while exploring these towns.

Overall this was a great spot to spend the night. It was free, quiet and in a great location. Side note: we heard a pack of coyotes very close by making a lot of noise after dark. It was u unsettling and awesome at the same time.