Home | Getting Started | Gift Center | Gear Store | Topo Maps | My Wildernet | Newsletter Signup
STATE:
ACTIVITY:
SEARCH:

Camping: Colorado > Medicine Bow and Routt National Forests > Hahns Peak/Bears Ears Ranger District

Quick Facts

Freeman Reservoir Campground

Elevation: 8,800 Feet (2743.1 Meters)
Length of Stay: 14 Days
Number of Sites: 17
Reservation Contact: N/A
Reservation Status: Not Accepted




Satellite and Topo Map




General Description

Freeman Campground is located about 21 miles north of Craig, near Freeman Reservoir, at an elevation of 8,800 feet. Fishing is available on Freeman Reservoir but no motor-propelled water craft, including electric or internal combustion engines are permitted on Freeman Reservoir. This area accesses several mountain bike, horse and hiking trails. No motorized trails are accessible from this campground.

Facilities:

Freeman Campground has campsites with tables and fireplace grates, a seasonal water system, vault toilets, dumpsters, and pull-thru trailer spaces (under 22 feet). Water and trash services are normally limited after Labor Day.

Directions from Craig: Travel 13 miles north of Craig on State Highway 13, then 8 miles east on Forest Road 112/County Road 11.

Directions from Steamboat Springs: Travel west on US Hwy 40 to Craig. From Craig, travel 13 miles north on State Highway 13, then 8 miles east on FDR 112.

Seasonal Information:
Normally Open: Mid-May through Late October (NOTE: vcd) . Normal Services Available: Memorial Day Weekend through Mid-September (NOTE: Services limited after Late September (no water, trash) and fee reduced.) .



Fee Information
Type Price Remarks
Camping, Single Unit Call for Current Fee Fee reduced when services are



Current Conditions & Trip Reports

Add your own trip Report! Newly re-released feature. One of the most popular features on Wildernet, trip reports allow you to share your experiences with others. This is an invaluable resource for determining what to expect on your outdoor adventure, so please participate! To prevent spamming, you must be a registered user of Wildernet in order to submit a trip report

No trip reports filed to date. Please be the first one to do so!



Recreation Opportunities
Activity Remarks On Site
ICON Boat Launching Freeman Reservoir - no motors
Yes
ICON RV Camping
Yes
ICON Tent Camping
Yes
ICON Camping Freeman Reservoir Campground
Yes
ICON Cold Water Fishing Freeman Reservoir
Yes
ICON Hiking & Walking Freeman Trailhead
Yes
ICON Horseback Riding Freeman Trailhead
Yes
ICON Big Game Hunting General Area
No
ICON Picnicking Freeman Picnic Area
Yes
ICON Viewing Scenery on site and general area
Yes
ICON Viewing Wildlife Eagle viewing off Trail #1185
No



Nearby Services

Emergency: various (County) Directions: 21 miles southwest to Craig

Nearest Pay Phone: various (Private - Profit) Directions: 21 miles southwest to Craig

Nearest Hospital: The Memorial Hospital (Private - Other) Directions: 21 miles southwest to Craig

Gas Station: various (Private - Profit) Directions: 21 miles southwest to Craig

Groceries: various (Private - Profit) Directions: 21 miles southwest to Craig



Related Activities
Aspen Trailhead - This trailhead is located north of Craig, near Freeman Reservoir. It accesses trails #1183, #1185, and the Bears Ears Trail #1144.

Bears Ears Trail - The Bears Ears Trail #1144 is located north of Craig and Hayden. The trail makes a 44 mile loop around Black Mountain and Bears Ears, with numerous access points.

Freeman Reservoir Picnic Ground - Freeman Reservoir Picnic Ground is located 21 miles north of Craig, near Freeman Reservoir and Freeman Campground, at an elevation of 8,800 feet.



More Information

Visitor Information:

Steamboat Springs Chamber Resort Association, P.O. Box 774408, 1255 S Lincoln Ave. , Steamboat Springs, CO, 80477, Phone: 970-879-0880, Fax: 970-879-2543, http://www.steamboat-chamber.com

Advertisement





About Wildernet |  Email to a Friend  |  Disclaimer |  Privacy |  Contact Us  | Comments & Suggestions
Advertisers & Sponsors |  Owners & Operators |  Tourism Promotors
©1995-2017 Interactive Outdoors Inc. All rights reserved.