Selkirk Campground is located approximately 20 miles north of the town of
Fairplay, Colorado. The campground consists of 15 individual family units. The campsites each include a table, fire grate and parking spur. Vault toilets are located on site. No drinking water is provided. The nearest public telephone is in Como, ten miles from the campground. The nearest fire and emergency services are also in Como.
Selkirk Campground is located along Boreas Pass Road. Boreas Pass Road follows a historic railroad bed that offers a trip through Colorado
history encompassing Native Americans, explorers, miners, loggers and
railroaders. Boreas Pass Road is also a popular mountain bike ride. Anglers may access Tarryall Creek from this site for Brook and Rainbow Trout fishing.
Directions from Fairplay: Selkirk Campground is located approximately 20 miles north of the town of Fairplay, Colorado. Visitors may reach this campground by taking State Highway 285 north out of the town of Fairplay 9 miles to the town of Como. From Como travel west on County Road 50 for approximately 5 miles to Boreas Pass Road. After 5 more miles on Boreas Pass Road, there will be a road to the left with a sign that says Selkirk Campground. From there go one more mile to the campground.
Directions from Como: Travel northwest on County Road 50 to Forest Road 801 and drive North on 801 to the campground entrance road.
Normal Services Available:
Memorial Day Weekend through September .