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Alta Lakes Campground (Dispersed) - Norwood RD, CO

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Alta Lakes Campground (Dispersed) - Norwood RD

Alta Lakes is a popular dispersed camping area that offers fishing and camping in a spectacular alpine setting. There are approximately 16 primitive camping spots that are completely undeveloped. The ...[more]

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CO

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Directions

Travel approximately 5 miles south of Telluride, CO on State Highway 145. Turn east on Forest Road #623 (Alta Lakes Road) and climb about 3 miles, pass the town of Alta to the lake. Camping is allowed around the lake.

Activities
  • BIKING BIKING
  • CAMPING CAMPING
  • HIKING HIKING
  • HORSEBACK RIDING HORSEBACK RIDING
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