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South Platte Ranger District, CO

US Forest Service

South Platte Ranger District

The South Platte Ranger District is part of the Pike & San Isabel National Forests and Cimarron and Comanche National Grasslands.  It is located east of the Continental Divide in the central ...[more]

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Be aware the address and directions are to our main office, NOT TO ANY OF THE CAMPGROUNDS. The closest campground in our district is about an hour drive from the main office.

  • From Denver, take C470 to Highway 285 South (toward Fairplay).
  • Travel 6.5 miles along Highway 285 to Goddard Ranch Ct.
  • We are a left hand turn across traffic.
  • Last building in the driveway.

Signs along Highway 285 read "National Forest Information", "South Platte Ranger District", and "Goddard Ranch Ct."

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