Mavreeso Campground

 

Campground Type
Forest Service / BLM

Location:
Colorado

Campground Details

Open: Seasonal
Number of Sites: 19
Number of Sites with Electric: 4

About: Mavreeso is on the West Dolores Road (Forest Rd. 535), which branches north from Colorado Highway 145 about 13 miles northeast of Dolores. The road follows the West Dolores River almost to its head-waters in the Lizard Head Wilderness. After 32 miles, it rejoins the highway 6 miles north of Rico. The road has a gravel surface, but the last 6 miles are steep, narrow, and not recommended for trailers.

Mavreeso Campground is 20 miles from Dolores. Its 19 campsites are mostly level and close to the Dolores River. There are 12 reservable sites, 4 with electricity, and 7 non-reservable sites. Parking for fishermen is available nearby. Do not trespass on private property along the river. There are shady tent areas, and pull-thru’s for RVs. All campsites have tables that accommodate wheelchairs - 5 have electricity. For information on how to reserve the day-use or overnight 30-person group area, contact the Dolores Public Lands Office.

Fees: na

Usage: Heavy

Water: Potable Water

Restrooms: yes

Directions: Directions from Dolores, Colorado: Campground is located 20 miles northeast on Colorado Hwy 145 and Forest Development Road #535.

Mavreeso is one of three campgrounds along the West Dolores Road (Forest Rd. 535), which branches north from Colorado Highway 145 about 13 miles northeast of Dolores. The road follows the West Dolores River almost to its headwaters in the Lizard Head Wilderness. Side roads lead into the backcountry. After 32 miles, the road rejoins the highway 6 miles north of Rico. The road has a gravel surface, but the last 6 miles are steep, narrow, and not recommended for trailers.
 

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