Priest Lake Campground is situated in between Matterhorn Campground and Trout Lake offering free camping and outdoor activities. In the summer pull out the SUP board and in the winter bring your Nordic skis. The Nordic Association grooms trails that are pet-friendly, both at Priest Lake and at Trout Lake.
Travel 8 miles south on Highway 145 from Telluride. Turn left on Forest Road #628 just before the turn into Matterhorn Campground. Forest Road #628 will loop around to Trout Lake and Highway 145.