Summary

Hornsilver features 7 non-reservable campsites perched at an elevation of 8843 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, clean potable drinking water, 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

Showers

No

Drinking-Water

Yes

Hookups

No


Outdoor Recreation

Nearby outdoor recreational opportunities
Campground Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Twin Peaks 37 9,615 ft
Camp Hale Memorial 21 9,318 ft
Silver Dollar 43 9,905 ft
Belle of Colorado 19 9,924 ft
Dexter 24 9,271 ft
Baby Doe 50 9,913 ft
Tabor 44 9,897 ft
Molly Brown 49 9,897 ft
Matchless 17 9,903 ft
Prairie Point 33 8,002 ft
Father Dyer 26 9,953 ft
Cataract Creek 5 8,578 ft
Willows 35 7,973 ft
White Star 66 9,256 ft
Halfmoon East 6 9,923 ft
Elbert Creek 17 10,095 ft
Mcdonald Flats 13 7,955 ft
Tigiwon 9 9,994 ft
Mayqueen 27 9,884 ft
Lakeview - Twin Lakes 27 9,511 ft
Halfmoon West 16 9,932 ft
Gold Park 11 9,246 ft
Blodgett 6 8,836 ft
Davis Springs 7 7,984 ft
Gore Creek 25 8,720 ft
Halfmoon 7 10,294 ft
Parry Peak 26 9,430 ft
Hornsilver 7 8,843 ft
Elliott Creek 15 8,018 ft
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
Breckenridge Ski Resort 37" 22° 1.75"
Ski Cooper 1" 19° 1.33"
Beaver Creek Resort 156" 29° 1.7"
Vail 36" 22° 1.77"
Copper Mountain Resort 37" 22° 1.75"
River Run Streamflow Length Class

Area Hydrology

Streamflow and water data for the watershed
Gauge Streamflow Stage
Black Gore Creek Near Minturn
USGS 09066000
4 cfs 2.7 ft
Castle Creek At Aspen
USGS 09075400
43 cfs ft
Wurtz Ditch Near Tenneessee Pass
USGS 09062500
-999 cfs -0.6 ft
Gore Creek At Mouth
USGS 09066510
16 cfs 5.1 ft
Ewing Ditch At Tennessee Pass
USGS 09062000
-999 cfs -0.4 ft
Columbine Ditch Near Fremont Pass
USGS 09061500
-999 cfs 0.0 ft
Fraser River Blw Crooked Cr At Tabernash Co
USGS 09033300
101 cfs 4.0 ft
Fryingpan River Near Ruedi
USGS 09080400
45 cfs 1.0 ft
Eagle River At Red Cliff
USGS 09063000
87 cfs 2.6 ft
Eagle River Below Gypsum
USGS 09070000
143 cfs 4.2 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
Zirkel
SNOTEL 1033
56" 1"
Park Cone
SNOTEL 680
32" 0"
del norte,co
SNOTEL DLNC2
0.98" 0.29"
Moon Pass
SNOTEL 1124
11" 4"
del norte 3.3 e, co
SNOTEL CO-RG-16
0.99" 0.3"
co st forest st park
SNOTEL CSFC2
19.41" 0.1"
Jones Pass
SNOTEL 970
37" 1"
Buffalo Park
SNOTEL 913
37" 0"
south platte river
SNOTEL ANTC2
0.4" 0.14"
Berthoud Summit
SNOTEL 335
38" 1"
Porphyry Creek
SNOTEL 701
44" 3"
Webber Springs
SNOTEL 852
53" 3"
Little Snake River
SNOTEL 1047
54" 1"
Fremont Pass
SNOTEL 485
42" 2"
cimarron 8nw ham
SNOTEL CKDC2
1.49" -0.01"
buena vista,co
SNOTEL BNVC2
1.07" 0.16"
frisco 0.5 n, co
SNOTEL CO-SU-4
17.97" 0.17"
pitkin 1.1 sw, co
SNOTEL CO-GN-59
21.15" -0.03"
Sargents Mesa
SNOTEL 1128
17" 1"
la garita 5.6 wsw, co
SNOTEL CO-SA-11
1.31" 0.36"
Stillwater Creek
SNOTEL 793
23" 0"
Nast Lake
SNOTEL 658
27" 1"
Independence Pass
SNOTEL 542
39" 2"
Middle Fork Camp
SNOTEL 1014
25" 0"
Loveland Basin
SNOTEL 602
43" 1"
Brumley
SNOTEL 369
30" 0"
Blackhall Mtn
SNOTEL 1119
67" 1"
Willow Creek Pass
SNOTEL 869
37" 0"
gunnison 3wsw
SNOTEL GUXC2
1.49" -0.01"
silverthorne 21 nw, co
SNOTEL CO-SU-35
16.5" 1.2"
wolcott 2.3 n, co
SNOTEL CO-EG-8
17.22" 0.2"
tabernash 2.7 nw, co
SNOTEL CO-GR-68
18.8" 0.78"
dillon,co
SNOTEL DLLC2
11.95" 0.04"
crested butte coop
SNOTEL CBUC2
26.16" -0.23"
silverthorne 2.1 wsw, co
SNOTEL CO-SU-6
24.7" 0.08"
saguache 0.4 e, co
SNOTEL CO-SA-59
0.64" 0.2"
vail 3.5 e, co
SNOTEL CO-EG-53
25.72" 0.82"
steamboat springs 0.7 ese, co
SNOTEL CO-RT-53
23.34" -0.25"
Summit Ranch
SNOTEL 802
25" 1"
Ivanhoe
SNOTEL 547
42" 2"
Old Battle
SNOTEL 673
67" 2"
Vail Mountain
SNOTEL 842
36" 0"
gothic
SNOTEL GTHC2
40.71" -0.18"
nathrop 1.9 wsw, co
SNOTEL CO-CF-54
0.7" 0.23"
Upper Taylor
SNOTEL 1141
37" 0"
High Lonesome
SNOTEL 1187
49" -1"
Michigan Creek
SNOTEL 937
28" 1"
Lynx Pass
SNOTEL 607
24" 2"
Butte
SNOTEL 380
35" -1"
Rawah
SNOTEL 1032
27" 2"
Whiskey Park
SNOTEL 859
60" 0"
climax coop
SNOTEL CLXC2
19.04" 0.68"
Phantom Valley
SNOTEL 688
28" 2"
Elk River
SNOTEL 467
43" 0"
crested butte 6.2 n, co
SNOTEL CO-GN-18
44.52" -0.26"
Hayden Pass
SNOTEL 1102
12" 1"
Grizzly Peak
SNOTEL 505
42" 1"
Rough And Tumble
SNOTEL 939
11" 1"
Hoosier Pass
SNOTEL 531
35" 3"
Lost Dog
SNOTEL 940
45" -1"
fairplay 2.7 wnw, co
SNOTEL CO-PK-15
7.84" 0.58"
gunnison coop
SNOTEL GUNC2
0.13" -0.01"
vail 2.6 e, co
SNOTEL CO-EG-19
23.25" 0.91"
Elliot Ridge
SNOTEL 1120
52" 6"
nathrop 3.3 wsw, co
SNOTEL CO-CF-19
0.79" 0.24"
Mccoy Park
SNOTEL 1040
156" 126"
basalt 5.8 e, co
SNOTEL CO-EG-6
14" -0.08"
Joe Wright
SNOTEL 551
53" 2"
Copper Mountain
SNOTEL 415
37" 0"
Kiln
SNOTEL 556
34" 2"
yampa 5.1 s, co
SNOTEL CO-RT-26
16.04" -0.05"
dillon 2.3 se, co
SNOTEL CO-SU-16
15.71" 0.03"
bonanza 6.6 s, co
SNOTEL CO-SA-61
1.01" 0.61"