North Clear Creek Site 15 - Sarah Rhoten

Rio Grande National Forest

North Clear Creek

We strive diligently to keep our facilities disinfected, but cannot guarantee they are 100% free of coronavirus. Please bring your own hand sanitizer, and if you are feeling ill, help protect other campers and our employees by staying home.

North Clear Creek consists of two loops with 20 sites.  The campground sits near North Clear Creek in an aspen/mixed conifer area. It is tucked behind a hill and protected from Forest Service Road 510. The elevation is 9,900 ft.



    $23 for a single site

    $46 for a double site

    $11 for day use


Reservations: Not available.


Directions: North Clear Creek campground is located in Hinsdale County, approximately 25 miles west of Creede, Colorado. Take the Silver Thread Scenic Byway, Hwy 149, west out of Creede for 22.4 miles and then Forest Service Road 510 for 2.1 miles to the campground entrance. See map below.


Amenities: Toilets, drinking water, trash bins.


Open dates: Friday before Memorial Day to Labor Day, weather permitting.


Nearby: Fishing, boating, and hiking are available nearby.


See more campgrounds managed by Scenic Canyons in the Rio Grande National Forest.

For more information, visit the Forest Service website.