Camping

Telluride Town Park Campground

Located in town park on the east end of town. All sites are first come first serve. Drive-in sites are $22 per night and walk-in sites are $18. Pay showers are available next to the campground at the town pool.  More campground info HERE.

National Forest Campgrounds

Free National Forest Campgrounds:

  • Alta Lake Dispersed Camping- 13 miles (30 minutes) from town, low clearance vehicles not recommended. More info and directions HERE.
  • Priest Lake Dispersed Camping- 13 miles (25 minutes) from town. More info and directions HERE.

Pay National Forest Campgrounds:

  • Sunshine Campground- 9 miles (15 minutes) from town, $18 per night. More info and directions HERE.
  • Matterhorn Campground- 13 miles (20 minutes) from town, hookup, showers ($6 for non-guests), $22 per night with reservation. More info, reservations, and directions HERE.
  • Woods Lake Campground- 22 miles (45 minutes) from town. $16 per night. More info and directions HERE.

Primitive Campsites:

Other campsites can found scattered along certain forest service roads. Popular spots include Mill Creek Road near town, Priest Lake Road, Last Dollar Road, and Silverpick Road.