» NATHROP, CO
Circuit: Colorado-New Mexico
Hiking, fishing. Hot springs and rafting (with outfitters) nearby. Community pool with hot springs and showers in Salida, along with a river walk and cute shops.
Dispersed dry camping in the pines about 7 miles south of Buena Vista.
From US-285, turn West on County Rd 270, drive several miles to County Rd 272 and go straight on hard-pack sand road to National Forest. Area called Raspberry Gulch. Water at Buena Vista Water Dept. and info center. Dump at private campgrounds. Verizon and internet are good here.
N38.693255,W106.138043 – Click on link to see Google Map