River Hill Campground consists of two loops with a total of 20 total sites. The elevation is 9,300 ft. The campground sits along the Rio Grande in a spruce/fir forested area.
River Hill was closed from 2013 to 2015 because of damage from a forest fire, but it reopened in 2016.
$22 per night for a single site
$44 per night for a double site
$8 per extra vehicle
$11 for day use
Reservations: Available here.
Directions: River Hill campground is located in Hinsdale County. To reach this site from Creede, Colorado travel the Silver Thread Scenic Byway, Hwy 149, west out of Creede for a little over 20 miles then turn on Forest Service Road 520, the Rio Grande Reservoir Road, for another 9.5 miles to the campground. See map below.
Amenities: Toilets, drinking water, garbage service.
Open dates: Memorial Day to Labor Day, weather permitting.
Nearby: Fishing, boating, and hiking are available nearby.
For more information, visit the Forest Service website.
Scenic Canyons Recreational Services, Inc. is an equal opportunity service provider and employer.
These facilities are operated under special use permits with the U.S. Forest Service.