Summary

Halfmoon features 7 non-reservable campsites perched at an elevation of 10294 ft. Campers visting this Colorado first come first serve camping area today can expect light snow and wind gusts up to 5.39mph. High altitude campgrounds like this one can get very cold at night, even during the warm summer months. Remember to pack accordingly.

Campers may find numerous amenities with toilets, and a comfy place to pitch a tent. The surrounding area also offers outdoor enthusiasts the simple pleasure of being outside.
Toilets

Yes

Dump

No

Reservations

No

Water

No

Showers

No

Hookups

No


Outdoor Recreation

Nearby outdoor recreational opportunities
Campground Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Tigiwon 9 9,994 ft
Elbert Creek 17 10,095 ft
Elliott Creek 15 8,018 ft
Hornsilver 7 8,843 ft
Dexter 24 9,271 ft
Baby Doe 50 9,913 ft
Belle of Colorado 19 9,924 ft
Lakeview - Twin Lakes 27 9,511 ft
Radium - Kremmling RMA - Rafting ramp None 6,867 ft
Cataract Creek 5 8,578 ft
Tabor 44 9,897 ft
Willows 35 7,973 ft
Molly Brown 49 9,897 ft
White Star 66 9,256 ft
Twin Peaks 37 9,615 ft
Silver Dollar 43 9,905 ft
Halfmoon 7 10,294 ft
Gold Park 11 9,246 ft
Mayqueen 27 9,884 ft
Camp Hale Memorial 21 9,318 ft
Halfmoon West 16 9,932 ft
Matchless 17 9,903 ft
Halfmoon East 6 9,923 ft
Father Dyer 26 9,953 ft
Blodgett 6 8,836 ft
Pumphouse 14 7,491 ft
Parry Peak 26 9,430 ft
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
Copper Mountain Resort 37" 22° 1.75"
Vail 36" 22° 1.77"
Beaver Creek Resort 156" 29° 1.7"
Ski Cooper 1" 19° 1.33"
River Run Streamflow Length Class

Area Hydrology

Streamflow and water data for the watershed
Gauge Streamflow Stage
Twin-Lakes Tunnel At E Portl
USGS 09073000
15 cfs 0.5 ft
Straight Cr Blw Laskey Gulch Nr Dillon
USGS 09051050
3 cfs 4.1 ft
Grand River Ditch At La Poudre Pass
USGS 09010000
-999 cfs 0.3 ft
Taylor River At Taylor Park
USGS 09107000
31 cfs 1.2 ft
Halfmoon Creek Near Malta
USGS 07083000
8 cfs 1.3 ft
East River At Almont Co.
USGS 09112500
74 cfs 2.7 ft
Gore Creek At Mouth
USGS 09066510
16 cfs 5.1 ft
Wurtz Ditch Near Tenneessee Pass
USGS 09062500
-999 cfs -0.6 ft
Taylor River At Almont
USGS 09110000
98 cfs 1.9 ft
Tenmile Creek Bl North Tenmile C
USGS 09050100
32 cfs 1.9 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
Park Cone
SNOTEL 680
32" 0"
Webber Springs
SNOTEL 852
53" 3"
South Brush Creek
SNOTEL 772
26" 1"
cimarron 8nw ham
SNOTEL CKDC2
1.49" -0.01"
Blackhall Mtn
SNOTEL 1119
67" 1"
Rawah
SNOTEL 1032
27" 2"
del norte 3.3 e, co
SNOTEL CO-RG-16
0.99" 0.3"
climax coop
SNOTEL CLXC2
19.04" 0.68"
Joe Wright
SNOTEL 551
53" 2"
Vail Mountain
SNOTEL 842
36" 0"
nathrop 3.3 wsw, co
SNOTEL CO-CF-19
0.79" 0.24"
Butte
SNOTEL 380
35" -1"
vail 3.5 e, co
SNOTEL CO-EG-53
25.72" 0.82"
silverthorne 21 nw, co
SNOTEL CO-SU-35
16.5" 1.2"
saguache 0.4 e, co
SNOTEL CO-SA-59
0.64" 0.2"
Hayden Pass
SNOTEL 1102
12" 1"
Copper Mountain
SNOTEL 415
37" 0"
Moon Pass
SNOTEL 1124
11" 4"
basalt 5.8 e, co
SNOTEL CO-EG-6
14" -0.08"
Elliot Ridge
SNOTEL 1120
52" 6"
gunnison coop
SNOTEL GUNC2
0.13" -0.01"
Buffalo Park
SNOTEL 913
37" 0"
yampa 5.1 s, co
SNOTEL CO-RT-26
16.04" -0.05"
Old Battle
SNOTEL 673
67" 2"
Middle Fork Camp
SNOTEL 1014
25" 0"
Rough And Tumble
SNOTEL 939
11" 1"
Stillwater Creek
SNOTEL 793
23" 0"
Brumley
SNOTEL 369
30" 0"
Hoosier Pass
SNOTEL 531
35" 3"
Michigan Creek
SNOTEL 937
28" 1"
pitkin 1.1 sw, co
SNOTEL CO-GN-59
21.15" -0.03"
del norte,co
SNOTEL DLNC2
0.98" 0.29"
Lost Dog
SNOTEL 940
45" -1"
Elk River
SNOTEL 467
43" 0"
south platte river
SNOTEL ANTC2
0.4" 0.14"
dillon 2.3 se, co
SNOTEL CO-SU-16
15.71" 0.03"
Independence Pass
SNOTEL 542
39" 2"
vail 2.6 e, co
SNOTEL CO-EG-19
23.25" 0.91"
Schofield Pass
SNOTEL 737
74" 0"
silverthorne 2.1 wsw, co
SNOTEL CO-SU-6
24.7" 0.08"
gothic
SNOTEL GTHC2
40.71" -0.18"
la garita 5.6 wsw, co
SNOTEL CO-SA-11
1.31" 0.36"
Upper Taylor
SNOTEL 1141
37" 0"
Bear River
SNOTEL 1061
22" 0"
tabernash 2.7 nw, co
SNOTEL CO-GR-68
18.8" 0.78"
Sargents Mesa
SNOTEL 1128
17" 1"
Mccoy Park
SNOTEL 1040
156" 126"
Whiskey Park
SNOTEL 859
60" 0"
Crosho
SNOTEL 426
40" 1"
Lynx Pass
SNOTEL 607
24" 2"
Zirkel
SNOTEL 1033
56" 1"
Phantom Valley
SNOTEL 688
28" 2"
Little Snake River
SNOTEL 1047
54" 1"
steamboat springs 0.7 ese, co
SNOTEL CO-RT-53
23.34" -0.25"
Summit Ranch
SNOTEL 802
25" 1"
frisco 0.5 n, co
SNOTEL CO-SU-4
17.97" 0.17"
Porphyry Creek
SNOTEL 701
44" 3"
wolcott 2.3 n, co
SNOTEL CO-EG-8
17.22" 0.2"
co st forest st park
SNOTEL CSFC2
19.41" 0.1"
Loveland Basin
SNOTEL 602
43" 1"
Nast Lake
SNOTEL 658
27" 1"
Jones Pass
SNOTEL 970
37" 1"
Fremont Pass
SNOTEL 485
42" 2"
fairplay 2.7 wnw, co
SNOTEL CO-PK-15
7.84" 0.58"
gunnison 3wsw
SNOTEL GUXC2
1.49" -0.01"
dillon,co
SNOTEL DLLC2
11.95" 0.04"
Willow Creek Pass
SNOTEL 869
37" 0"
nathrop 1.9 wsw, co
SNOTEL CO-CF-54
0.7" 0.23"
Kiln
SNOTEL 556
34" 2"
Grizzly Peak
SNOTEL 505
42" 1"
buena vista,co
SNOTEL BNVC2
1.07" 0.16"
crested butte 6.2 n, co
SNOTEL CO-GN-18
44.52" -0.26"
bonanza 6.6 s, co
SNOTEL CO-SA-61
1.01" 0.61"
Ivanhoe
SNOTEL 547
42" 2"
crested butte coop
SNOTEL CBUC2
26.16" -0.23"