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
Monday 11/20 10%
High 34° / Low 24°
Partly cloudy. Lows overnight in the mid 20s.
Tuesday 11/21 0%
High 46° / Low 22°
Partly cloudy. High 46F. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday 11/22 10%
High 48° / Low 20°
Intervals of clouds and sunshine. High 48F. Winds light and variable.
Thursday 11/23 10%
High 50° / Low 21°
Sunshine and clouds mixed. High around 50F. Winds light and variable.
Friday 11/24 0%
High 55° / Low 21°
Sunny skies. Near record high temperatures. High near 55F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday 11/25 0%
High 54° / Low 24°
Mainly sunny. High 54F. Winds light and variable.
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.