camping at Huron

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camping at Huron

Postby Valarie1 » Wed Aug 22, 2012 3:40 pm

I am looking to hike huron this weekend and can't find camping in campgrounds...does anyone know if you can camp at the base or on the road up there? I doubt I can get my small camper up there so hoping to bring the tent??

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Re: camping at Huron

Postby SurfNTurf » Wed Aug 22, 2012 3:41 pm

Lots of dispersed camping along the approach road, and some at the 4WD trailhead.
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Re: camping at Huron

Postby Jim Davies » Wed Aug 22, 2012 3:42 pm

There is a wealth of dispersed campsites there. There are even two "campgrounds" with pit toilets, one just past the curve in Winfield and the other by Clear Creek Reservoir.
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Re: camping at Huron

Postby coloradokevin » Wed Aug 22, 2012 4:24 pm

I seem to remember having a pretty nice site just off of the right side of the road, probably less than a mile up the road from Winfield (in an area before the road got tougher).

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Re: camping at Huron

Postby screeman57 » Wed Aug 22, 2012 8:57 pm

Valarie1 wrote: I doubt I can get my small camper up there so hoping to bring the tent??

Last summer when I was there I saw many small campers at the 4WD trailhead.
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Re: camping at Huron

Postby BrinBry » Thu Aug 23, 2012 5:04 am

We hiked Huron last weekend and there are many dispersed spots on the drive up to the trailhead. You'd be able to get a small camper up the road and camp before Winfield. We even saw a couple pop-ups and truck bed campers along the 4WD drive road.

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