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
Thursday 02/21 20%
High 20° / Low 11°
Overcast. A few flurries or snow showers possible. High near 20F. Winds SE at 5 to 10 mph.
Friday 02/22 40%
High 24° / Low 3°
Variable clouds with snow showers. High 24F. Winds SSE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 40%. About one inch of snow expected.
Saturday 02/23 10%
High 21° / Low -8°
Mostly sunny. High 21F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday 02/24 0%
High 24° / Low -2°
Sunny. High 24F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Monday 02/25 0%
High 28° / Low 6°
Sun and a few passing clouds. High 28F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday 02/26 10%
High 33° / Low 13°
Generally sunny despite a few afternoon clouds. High 33F. Winds SW 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.