Summary

Horseshoe features 19 reservable campsites perched at an elevation of 10538 ft. Campers visting this Colorado camping area today can expect light snow and wind gusts up to 6.96mph. High altitude campgrounds like this one can get very cold at night, even during the warm summer months. Remember to pack accordingly.

If you're headed out to Horseshoe, remember to reserve your campsite early. Reserve your campsite.

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

Yes

Showers

No

Drinking-Water

Yes

Hookups

No


Outdoor Recreation

Nearby outdoor recreational opportunities
Campground Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Ruby Mountain - Arkansas Headwaters State Rec Area None 7,651 ft
Buffalo Springs 18 9,187 ft
Selkirk 15 10,488 ft
Prospector 107 9,105 ft
Weston Pass 14 10,277 ft
Heaton Bay 81 9,072 ft
Railroad Bridge - Arkansas Headwaters State Rec Area None 8,039 ft
Lowry 24 9,068 ft
Peak One 74 9,030 ft
Mount Princeton 19 8,618 ft
Pine Cove 56 9,022 ft
Kite Lake 5 12,043 ft
Horseshoe 19 10,538 ft
Fourmile 14 10,824 ft
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
Copper Mountain Resort 36" 20° 4.64"
Monarch Ski & Snowboard Area 41" 13° 2.09"
Arapahoe Basin 42" 10° 3.58"
Loveland 42" 10° 3.58"
Breckenridge Ski Resort 36" 20° 4.64"
Keystone Resort 8" 22° 2.44"
Ski Cooper 1" 19° 1.33"
Vail 36" 18° 3.7"
River Run Streamflow Length Class

Area Hydrology

Streamflow and water data for the watershed
Gauge Streamflow Stage
Ranch Creek Near Fraser
USGS 09032000
2 cfs 4.4 ft
South St. Vrain Creek Near Ward
USGS 06722500
4 cfs 1.5 ft
Fraser River Blw Crooked Cr At Tabernash Co
USGS 09033300
101 cfs 4.0 ft
Ranch Creek Blw Meadow Cr Nr Tabernash Co
USGS 09033100
17 cfs 6.9 ft
Piney River Below Piney Lake
USGS 09058500
2 cfs 3.1 ft
Black Gore Creek Near Minturn
USGS 09066000
4 cfs 2.7 ft
Snake River Near Montezuma
USGS 09047500
24 cfs 1.2 ft
Blue River At Blue River
USGS 09046490
3 cfs 0.4 ft
Colorado River At Windy Gap
USGS 09034250
102 cfs 4.9 ft
Blue River Near Dillon
USGS 09046600
23 cfs 4.2 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
Brumley
SNOTEL 369
30" 0"
Hourglass Lake
SNOTEL 1122
28" -1"
Joe Wright
SNOTEL 551
51" -1"
nathrop 3.3 wsw, co
SNOTEL CO-CF-19
0.55" -0.22"
alamosa 1.1 n, co
SNOTEL CO-AM-31
0.17" -0.05"
Deadman Hill
SNOTEL 438
46" 0"
rollinsville 1.1 ssw, co
SNOTEL CO-GL-17
10.02" -0.46"
estes park 1.7 w, co
SNOTEL CO-LR-1115
7.4" -0.34"
Sargents Mesa
SNOTEL 1128
16" -2"
silverthorne 2.1 wsw, co
SNOTEL CO-SU-6
24.62" -0.3"
wolcott 2.3 n, co
SNOTEL CO-EG-8
17.02" -0.14"
Ivanhoe
SNOTEL 547
40" 0"
grant
SNOTEL GRTC2
1.71" -0.34"
Park Cone
SNOTEL 680
32" 0"
Copeland Lake
SNOTEL 412
21" 0"
tabernash 2.7 nw, co
SNOTEL CO-GR-68
18.02" -0.19"
Phantom Valley
SNOTEL 688
26" 0"
Nast Lake
SNOTEL 658
26" 0"
Independence Pass
SNOTEL 542
37" -1"
estes park 3.3 ssw, co
SNOTEL CO-LR-247
0.7" -0.36"
Vail Mountain
SNOTEL 842
36" 0"
Never Summer
SNOTEL 1031
54" 0"
Niwot
SNOTEL 663
25" -3"
del norte 3.3 e, co
SNOTEL CO-RG-16
0.69" -0.07"
silverthorne 21 nw, co
SNOTEL CO-SU-35
15.3" -0.12"
Grayback
SNOTEL 1058
4" 0"
Grizzly Peak
SNOTEL 505
41" -1"
Arapaho Ridge
SNOTEL 1030
53" 0"
crestone 5.3 sse, co
SNOTEL CO-SA-66
0.19" -0.17"
climax coop
SNOTEL CLXC2
18.36" -0.5"
co st forest st park
SNOTEL CSFC2
19.31" -0.27"
vail 2.6 e, co
SNOTEL CO-EG-19
22.34" -0.3"
Saint Elmo
SNOTEL 1100
31" 0"
Zirkel
SNOTEL 1033
55" 0"
frisco 0.5 n, co
SNOTEL CO-SU-4
17.8" -0.25"
Mccoy Park
SNOTEL 1040
30" 1"
great sand dunes natl mon
SNOTEL GSDC2
1.36" -0.21"
estes park 1.8 s, co
SNOTEL CO-LR-767
5.29" -0.25"
nederland 2.61 nne, co
SNOTEL CO-BO-75
4.23" -0.67"
la garita 5.6 wsw, co
SNOTEL CO-SA-11
0.95" -0.13"
Kiln
SNOTEL 556
32" 0"
Willow Park
SNOTEL 870
45" 0"
georgetown
SNOTEL GEOC2
1.81" -0.35"
alamosa 2ssw
SNOTEL ASWC2
0.23" -0.03"
Lily Pond
SNOTEL 580
28" 0"
vail 3.5 e, co
SNOTEL CO-EG-53
24.9" -0.33"
estes park,co
SNOTEL ETSC2
1.62" -0.38"
Berthoud Summit
SNOTEL 335
37" 0"
estes park 1.8 sse, co
SNOTEL CO-LR-987
0.89" -0.36"
South Colony
SNOTEL 773
33" -1"
rollinsville 1.7 e, co
SNOTEL CO-GL-25
3.96" -0.39"
del norte,co
SNOTEL DLNC2
0.69" -0.07"
Roach
SNOTEL 718
42" -1"
University Camp
SNOTEL 838
36" -2"
Hayden Pass
SNOTEL 1102
11" 0"
pitkin 1.1 sw, co
SNOTEL CO-GN-59
21.18" -0.24"
allens park 1.5 ese, co
SNOTEL CO-BO-22
10.7" -0.6"
south platte river
SNOTEL ANTC2
0.26" -0.13"
Wild Basin
SNOTEL 1042
37" 2"
nederland 0.4 wnw, co
SNOTEL CO-BO-322
6.31" -0.37"
Porphyry Creek
SNOTEL 701
41" -1"
Lynx Pass
SNOTEL 607
22" -1"
crestone,co
SNOTEL CSTC2
0.18" -0.14"
Rough And Tumble
SNOTEL 939
10" -1"
Sawtooth
SNOTEL 1251
54" 1"
Rawah
SNOTEL 1032
25" -2"
aspen springs amrad
SNOTEL ASIC2
1.49" -0.59"
bailey
SNOTEL BLYC2
0.9" -0.29"
saguache 0.4 e, co
SNOTEL CO-SA-59
0.44" -0.15"
High Lonesome
SNOTEL 1187
49" 2"
Cochetopa Pass
SNOTEL 1059
8" 0"
Middle Fork Camp
SNOTEL 1014
25" -1"
bonanza 6.6 s, co
SNOTEL CO-SA-61
0.4" -0.3"
Michigan Creek
SNOTEL 937
27" -1"
Moon Pass
SNOTEL 1124
7" 0"
Summit Ranch
SNOTEL 802
24" 0"
nathrop 1.9 wsw, co
SNOTEL CO-CF-54
0.47" -0.19"
Jones Pass
SNOTEL 970
36" 0"
buena vista,co
SNOTEL BNVC2
0.91" -0.25"
Blackhall Mtn
SNOTEL 1119
66" -1"
Chapman Tunnel
SNOTEL 1101
36" -1"
Black Mountain
SNOTEL 1161
28" 0"
dillon,co
SNOTEL DLLC2
11.91" -0.19"
fairplay 2.7 wnw, co
SNOTEL CO-PK-15
7.26" -0.45"
cabin creek
SNOTEL GCRC2
12.05" -0.46"
Elliot Ridge
SNOTEL 1120
46" -1"
Bear Lake
SNOTEL 322
36" -1"
dillon 2.3 se, co
SNOTEL CO-SU-16
15.68" -0.23"
Loveland Basin
SNOTEL 602
42" 0"
Hoosier Pass
SNOTEL 531
32" 1"
Fremont Pass
SNOTEL 485
40" -1"