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 12/15 0%
High 33° / Low 5°
Clear. Lows overnight in the mid single digits.
Sunday 12/16 0%
High 31° / Low 9°
Sunny skies. High 31F. Winds light and variable.
Monday 12/17 0%
High 32° / Low 15°
Sunshine and clouds mixed. High 32F. Winds light and variable.
Tuesday 12/18 10%
High 32° / Low 13°
A few passing clouds, otherwise generally sunny. High 32F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday 12/19 20%
High 32° / Low 15°
Partly cloudy skies. High 32F. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph.
Thursday 12/20 10%
High 35° / Low 11°
Some clouds in the morning will give way to mainly sunny skies for the afternoon. High around 35F. Winds WNW 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.