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Alvarado Campground
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Alvarado Campground, Colorado
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Description: 9000ft elevation. The 50 campsites include 27 reservable sites and 3 horse user sites all located in an aspen and conifer forest. The Rainbow trail, a multiuse trail starts here and gives access to Sangre de Cristo Wilderness. Wilderness trails are only for hiking or horse riding. ATV riding and mountain biking on the Rainbow trail which runs along the foot of the Sangres.

Location: From Westcliffe on State Road 69 go south 3 mies to County Road 140, then 7 miles west.   Latitude: 38.0788884   Longitude: -105.5638947

Address: San Carlos Ranger District
Pike and San Isabel National Forests
3028 East Main St.
Caņon City, CO  81212
Phone: 719-269-8500

Season: late May - mid October

Fee: $17/night;$20/night(horse site)

Reservations: tel: 1-877-444-6777  |  link: www.recreation.gov
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 Interpretive Programs  Drinking Water  Dump Station
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 Campgnd, Developed  Showers  Marina
 Rental Cabins

Notes: The 3 horse sites (no corrals)are larger, separate from the others, and accommodate horse trailers. 25ft maximum RV length. Mountain bikes & ATVs are strictly prohibited in wilderness areas. 14 day stay limit. For travel Management map, click here Alvarado Campground
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