The Telluride area offers breathtaking campgrounds with hiking, fishing and more nearby. Don't forget your camera! Here are a couple places we recommend to camp in or around the Telluride area:
Alta Lakes - popular free spot to camp, hike, fish or relax. Located right outside of Telluride and Mountain Village.
Matterhorn Campground - perfect for guests traveling by RV. 4 of 28 sites offer RV hookups. Camping, showers, firewood available for a fee.
Priest Lake Camping Area - free camping located in between Matterhorn Campground and Trout Lake.
Sunshine Campground - 15 campsites nestled in an aspen forest outside of Telluride. Camping, firewood and nearby showers available for a fee.
Telluride Town Park - the absolute perfect spot for a major festival (if you plan far in advance) or camp on an off weekend steps from downtown Telluride for a fee.
Woods Lake - great campground offering fishing, nearby hiking, horseback riding trails and more. Numerous campsites available for a fee.