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Cottonwood Lake Campground, CO

US Forest Service

Cottonwood Lake campground is a very popular site for campers as well as anglers. Campsites fill up quickly on weekends but weekdays can be less busy and campsites may be much more available. This facility...[more]

Cottonwood Lake Campground

Address

CO

Directions

To get to Cottonwood Lake, travel north on Highway 24 to the only stoplight in Buena Vista. Turn left at the stoplight and travel west on Main Street. Main Street will leave the city limits of Buena Vista and will continue as County Road 306, also known as the Cottonwood Pass road. Stay on this road for about 6 miles then turn left at County Road 344 and the sign that indicates Cottonwood Lake, 3 miles. This road can be rough so drive slowly.

Activities
  • CAMPING CAMPING
  • FISHING FISHING
  • HIKING HIKING
  • RECREATIONAL VEHICLES RECREATIONAL VEHICLES
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