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
Saturday 01/20 10%
High 41° / Low 16°
Partly cloudy. High 41F. Winds SSE at 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday 01/21 50%
High 22° / Low -3°
Mainly cloudy with snow showers around in the morning. High 22F. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of snow 50%. Snow accumulations less than one inch.
Monday 01/22 10%
High 25° / Low -3°
Plentiful sunshine. High near 25F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday 01/23 0%
High 26° / Low -6°
Except for a few afternoon clouds, mainly sunny. High 26F. Winds light and variable.
Wednesday 01/24 0%
High 31° / Low 1°
Sunny. High 31F. Winds light and variable.
Thursday 01/25 10%
High 37° / Low 10°
Partly cloudy skies. High 37F. Winds S at 5 to 10 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.