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Davis Springs Campground

Capacity: 35 People
Elevation: 8,000 Feet (2493.8 Meters)
Length of Stay: 14 Days
Number of Sites: 6
Reservation Contact: Local
Reservation Status: Not Accepted




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General Description

Campsite at Davis Springs Campground
Copyright: Zander Higbie - Interactive Outdoors, Inc.
Campsite at Davis Springs Campground
Davis Springs is an undeveloped campground located near the upper end of Green Mountain Reservoir, along its west side. It has minimal services, but does have vault toilets. It has parking to accommodate 7 cars and provides good foot access for fishing in the reservoir. No fee is required at this campground.

Directions from Silverthorne: Go 14 miles north on Hwy. 9. Turn left onto FDR 30. Go 1 mile down FDR 30 to the campground on the left (west) side of the road.

Directions from Beaver Creek: Travel 38 miles east on I-70 to Silverthorne. From Silverthorne, go 14 miles north on Hwy. 9. Turn left onto FDR 30. Go 1 mile down FDR 30 to the campground on the left (west) side of the road.

Directions from Vail: Travel 29 miles east on I-70 to Silverthorne. From Silverthorne, go 14 miles north on Hwy. 9. Turn left onto FDR 30. Go 1 mile down FDR 30 to the campground on the left (west) side of the road.

Seasonal Information:
Normal Services Available: Mid-May through Early November (NOTE: Weather conditions may affect opening or closing of the facilities.) .



Fee Information
Type Price Remarks
Camping, Single Unit Call for Current Fee Recreation Fee Demo area.



Current Conditions & Trip Reports
Open Updated: 2000-06-15 17:47:00.0


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Recreation Opportunities
Activity Remarks On Site
ICON Powered Boating Green Mountain Reservoir
No
ICON Sailing Green Mountain Reservoir
Yes
ICON Camping Davis Springs Campground
Yes
ICON Cold Water Fishing
Yes
ICON Hiking & Walking
Yes
ICON Horseback Riding surrounding area
No
ICON Big Game Hunting surrounding area
No
ICON Lodging 15 miles south in Silverthorne
No
ICON Mountain Biking surrounding area
No
ICON Canoeing Green Mountain Reservoir
Yes
ICON Picnicking
Yes



Nearby Services

Gas Station: national (Private - Profit) Directions: 15 miles south in Silverthorne

Nearest Hospital: non-local (Private - Profit) Directions: 48 miles southwest in Vail

Nearest Pay Phone: national (Private - Profit) Directions: Green Mountain Reservoir



Related Activities
Eagles Nest Wilderness Area-Dillon side - The Eagles Nest Wilderness straddles the Gore Range, to the west of Silverthorne. The western portion of the wilderness area lies in the Holy Cross Ranger District and the eastern portion lies in the Dillon Ranger District.

Green Mountain Marina - Green Mountain Marina is located north of Silverthorne on Green Mountain Reservoir, in the town of Heeney.

Green Mountain Reservoir Recreation Area - The Green Mountain Reservoir Recreation Area is located about 15 miles north of Silverthorne. The area offers many water based activities as well as camping and hiking.



More Information

Visitor Information:

Summit County Chamber of Commerce, 011 S Summit Blvd. , Frisco, CO, 80443, Phone: 800-530-3099, Fax: 970-668-1515

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