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Fishing: Colorado > Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre and Gunnison National Forests > Norwood Ranger District

Quick Facts

Sunshine Campground

Capacity: 75 People
Elevation: 9,500 Feet (2961.3 Meters)
Length of Stay: 7 Days
Number of Sites: 15
Reservation Contact: N/A
Reservation Status: Not Accepted

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General Description

The Sunshine Campground is located southwest of Telluride along Highway 145, at an elevation of 9,500 feet. The site provides 14 individual camping sites with fire grates, drinking water, trash service and toilets. This site will close for renovation 7/1/99 and reopen during the summer of 2000.

Directions from Telluride: Travel south eight miles on Highway145 to the campground.

Seasonal Information:
Normal Services Available: Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day Weekend (NOTE: The campgrounds may be open before and after these dates, but some services may not be provided. Call the local Ranger District for more detailled information.) .

Fee Information
Type Price Remarks
Camping, Single Unit Call for Current Fee

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Recreation Opportunities
Activity Remarks On Site
ICON Tent Camping Sunshine Campground
ICON Trailer Camping Sunshine Campground
ICON Camping Sunshine Campground
ICON Family Camping Sunshine Campground
ICON Cold Water Fishing Sunshine Campground
ICON Hiking & Walking Sunshine Campground - Galloping Goose Trail, Lizard Head Wilderness
ICON Horseback Riding Sunshine Campground
ICON Mushroom Identification Sunshine Campground
ICON Plant Identification Sunshine Campground
ICON Wildflower Identification Sunshine Campground
ICON Bird Identification Sunshine Campground
ICON Mountain Biking Sunshine Campground
ICON Mountain Climbing Sunshine Campground
ICON Road Biking Sunshine Campground

More Information

Visitor Information:

Ouray County Chamber of Commerce, P.O. Box 145 , Ouray, CO, 81427, Phone: 800-228-1876


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