Camping

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INDEPENDENCE PASS COLORADO CAMPING INFORMATION

Difficult Campground

Near-by Climbing

Difficult West, Difficult East, Classy Cliff, Master Headwall, Dragon Rock

Near-by Bouldering

Difficult West, Difficult East, Classy Cliff, Master Headwall, Dragon Rock Patrol Boulder, Difficult Boulders

Season Dates

Difficult Campground facility is open during the following season(s):

  • May 22, 2020 – October 10, 2020 (Peak Season)

Reservations can be made for sites I – 26, 30, and 47 at Difficult Campground (and all sites at Silver Bar, Silver Bell, and Silver Queen Campgrounds) by Recreation.gov

Weller Campground

Near-by Climbing

Wall Walls West, Wall Walls East,Weller Slab, Diehard, Pass Walls, Gingerbread House, Whirlpool Rock, Punchbowl Rock, Cove Rock, Game Wall, Designer Wall, Gollum’s Cave, Nude Buttress, Grotto Wall Area

Near-by Bouldering

Jaws Boulder, Piranha Boulder, ICBJ, Hernando’s Hideaway, The World Of Hurt

Fee based camping. Includes water, trash collection, and vault toilets, and sometimes … firewood.

Lincoln Creek Road

Near-by Climbing

Grotto Wall Area, Phat City, Sunset Cliff, Jimmy Cliff, Lincoln Creek Cliff, Campground Rock, Monastery, Saloon, Reese’s Pieces, Squawk Rock, Ptarmigan Creek Area

Near-by Bouldering

The World Of Hurt, Roadside Boulder, The Treasure Chest, Camp 5 Boulders, Wild Rock

Free camping. 15 day limit along Lincoln Creek Road.

Lost Man Campground

Near-by Climbing

Wild Rock, Turkey Rock, Bulldog Balcony, Bulldog Cliff, The Reef, Pooh Corner, Columbine Crag, Instant Karma Cliff

Near-by Bouldering

Upper Boulderfield Area

Fee based camping. Lost man is situated directly across Independence Pass road from Lost Man Trailhead. From the Aspen city limits travel 14 miles east on Highway 82. From Independence Pass go about 6 miles west of the summit of the pass.

Twin Peaks Campground

Near-by Climbing

Monitor Rock, Outlook Rock, Black Slab, Dump Wall, Diemer Wall, Valley Views Wall, Broken Butt Wall, Broken Chain Wall, Broken Pole Wall

Near-by Bouldering

Lackawanna Gulch

Fee based camping. From Twin Lakes, Drive approximately 3.25 miles west of the village of Twin Lakes on Highway 82 to reach the Twin Peaks Campground. Fee camping. First come, first serve. Around the lakes, camping is permitted only in campgrounds. All campgrounds are equipped with drinking water, toilets, picnic tables, fire rings and trash collection.

Parry Peak Campground

Near-by Climbing

Monitor Rock, Outlook Rock, Black Slab, Dump Wall, Diemer Wall, Valley Views Wall, Broken Butt Wall, Broken Chain Wall, Broken Pole Wall

Near-by Bouldering

Lackawanna Gulch

Fee based camping. Perry Peak Campground is located west of Twin Lakes Reservoir on Highway 82.