Colorado Bend State Park

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Primitive Campsites (Hike-in | Backcountry River Area)

  • People per Site: 4
  • Miles to Facility: 0.6

This is a backcountry wilderness, low-impact, limited footprint camping area. It is not a group camp area. Only four people should camp together. Larger groups should split into four-person groups and camp separately. Campsites are less than one mile from the River Trailhead, but you can park at any trailhead in the park to customize your hike. No water or toilets are available in this area. No open fires are allowed, but containerized fuel stoves are allowed for cooking. Carry out all trash and dispose of it properly.

  • No Water
  • No Restrooms



Plus daily
entrance fee


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