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 05/26 0%
High 77° / Low 39°
Partly cloudy. Lows overnight in the upper 30s.
Sunday 05/27 0%
High 73° / Low 35°
Sunny skies. High 73F. Winds S at 10 to 20 mph.
Monday 05/28 10%
High 68° / Low 36°
Generally sunny despite a few afternoon clouds. High 68F. Winds WSW at 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday 05/29 20%
High 69° / Low 36°
Sunshine and clouds mixed. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 69F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday 05/30 20%
High 71° / Low 38°
Sunshine and some clouds. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 71F. Winds WSW at 10 to 20 mph.
Thursday 05/31 0%
High 77° / Low 39°
Generally sunny. High 77F. Winds SSW at 10 to 20 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.