North Bank Campground is located in Gunnison National Forest on the Taylor River in Colorado, and is popular spot for fishing and four-wheeling. Rock climbing and hiking are also popular activities, with several trails that are directly accessible from the campground. North Bank Campground is a primitive campground with only 17 campsites available for tent camping. The Taylor River runs through the campground providing direct access to fishing.
Each of the 17 campsites at North Bank Campground have a picnic tables and a fire ring. Reservations are not accepted, and are only available on a first-come, first-served basis.
North Bank Campground Features
|Campground Type:||Organized, Primitive|
|Number of Campsites:||17|
|Drinking Water:||Yes – Hand Pump|
|Toilets:||Yes – Vault Toilets|
|Trash/Dumpsters:||None – Pack it out|
|RV/Trailer Length:||Tent Only Camping|
|Cell Phone Service:||None|
|Operating Season:||Campground open May – September|
|Geo Coordinates:||38.730095, -106.758109|
|Nearest City/Town:||Almont, Colorado|
|Location:||Gunnison County, Colorado|
|Paved Road Access:||None|
|Proximity to Stores:||8 Miles to Almont, Colorado|
|Directions:||Drive east on County Road 742 (Taylor Canyon Road) from Almont, CO for 8.5 miles to Granite Tent Campground on your left.|
|Web:||Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre, Gunnison National Forest||Twitter:|
When To Go
Friday 04/20 60%
High 44° / Low 26°
Chance of Snow
Snow showers early. Lows overnight in the mid 20s.
Saturday 04/21 10%
High 48° / Low 25°
Partly to mostly cloudy. High 48F. Winds NW at 10 to 20 mph.
Sunday 04/22 20%
High 59° / Low 31°
Except for a few afternoon clouds, mainly sunny. Slight chance of an afternoon shower. High 59F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Monday 04/23 0%
High 60° / Low 29°
Sun and a few passing clouds. High around 60F. Winds WSW at 10 to 20 mph.
Tuesday 04/24 0%
High 55° / Low 28°
Sunny along with a few clouds. High near 55F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday 04/25 0%
High 59° / Low 31°
Sunshine along with some cloudy intervals. High 59F. S winds shifting to W at 10 to 15 mph.
What To Do
Rock Climbing – There are several spots adjacent to the campground popular for rock climbing.
Hiking – The Doctor Park Trailhead is located next to North Bank Campground.