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Hiking & Walking: Colorado > Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests > Canyon Lakes Ranger District

Quick Facts

Big Bend Campground

Elevation: 7,700 Feet (2400.2 Meters)
Length of Stay: 14 Days
Number of Sites: 9
Reservation Contact: N/A
Reservation Status: Not Accepted

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General Description

Upper Poudre Canyon
Copyright: - US Forest Service
Upper Poudre Canyon
Big Bend Campground sits in the Poudre Canyon, adjacent to the Poudre River. The river provides fishing opportunities.

This campground has 9 campsites. It has a toilet, tables, fire grates, hand pumped drinking water, and walk in camping.

Directions from Fort Collins: Travel northwest on Highway 14 approximately 49 miles to the site.

Seasonal Information:
Normal Services Available: Mid-May through Mid-September . Limited Services: Mid-September through Mid-May (NOTE: No water, trash.) .

Fee Information
Type Price Remarks
Camping, Single Unit Call for Current Fee Fees are reduced when services

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Recreation Opportunities
Activity Remarks On Site
ICON RV Camping Maximum spur length, 20 feet.
ICON Tent Camping Big Bend Campground
ICON Camping Big Bend Campground
ICON Cold Water Fishing Poudre River
ICON Viewing Wildlife Nearby bighorn sheep viewing station.

Related Activities
Roaring Creek Trail - The Roaring Creek Trail leads up Roaring Creek from the Poudre Canyon. The trailhead is located near the Big Bend Trailhead.

More Information

Visitor Information:

Canyon Lakes Ranger District, 2150 Centre Ave., Building E , Fort Collins, CO, 80526, Phone: 970-295-6700

Forest to Grassland Information Center, 1311 S. College Ave. , Fort Collins, CO, 80524, Phone: 970-498-2770, TTY: 970-498-2707


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