Summary

Mount Princeton features 19 reservable campsites perched at an elevation of 8618 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 Mount Princeton, 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
Dexter 24 9,271 ft
Horseshoe 19 10,538 ft
Cottonwood Lake 24 9,586 ft
Iron City 15 9,928 ft
Collegiate Peaks 56 9,837 ft
Lakeview - Twin Lakes 27 9,511 ft
Chalk Lake 19 8,743 ft
Angel of Shavano 20 9,147 ft
Garfield 8 9,912 ft
Cascade 22 9,033 ft
Mount Princeton 19 8,618 ft
North Fork Reservoir 9 11,459 ft
Railroad Bridge - Arkansas Headwaters State Rec Area None 8,039 ft
Monarch Park 37 10,478 ft
White Star 66 9,256 ft
Ohaver Lake 35 9,218 ft
Fourmile 14 10,824 ft
Weston Pass 14 10,277 ft
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
Copper Mountain Resort 37" 22° 1.75"
Breckenridge Ski Resort 37" 22° 1.75"
Monarch Ski & Snowboard Area 44" 14° 1.16"
Ski Cooper 1" 19° 1.33"
River Run Streamflow Length Class

Area Hydrology

Streamflow and water data for the watershed
Gauge Streamflow Stage
S Clear Cr Abv Lwr Cabin Cr Res Spilwy Nr Georgtwn
USGS 06714500
2 cfs 0.2 ft
Blue River At Blue River
USGS 09046490
3 cfs 0.3 ft
Eagle River At Red Cliff
USGS 09063000
87 cfs 2.6 ft
Fryingpan River Near Thomasville
USGS 09078600
24 cfs 1.7 ft
North Crestone Creek Near Crestone
USGS 08227500
-999 cfs 0.0 ft
Lake Creek Above Twin Lakes Reservoir
USGS 07084500
-999 cfs 5.9 ft
South Clear Creek Abv Lower Cabin Creek Reservoir
USGS 06714400
2 cfs 5.1 ft
Black Gore Creek Near Minturn
USGS 09066000
4 cfs 2.7 ft
Rio Grande At Wagon Wheel Gap
USGS 08217500
-999 cfs 0.3 ft
La Garita Creek Near La Garita
USGS 08231000
4 cfs 1.6 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
Lily Pond
SNOTEL 580
30" 2"
Hayden Pass
SNOTEL 1102
12" 1"
Ivanhoe
SNOTEL 547
42" 2"
Willow Creek Pass
SNOTEL 869
37" 0"
Porphyry Creek
SNOTEL 701
44" 3"
Berthoud Summit
SNOTEL 335
38" 1"
Copper Mountain
SNOTEL 415
37" 0"
Jones Pass
SNOTEL 970
37" 1"
Brumley
SNOTEL 369
30" 0"
buena vista,co
SNOTEL BNVC2
1.07" 0.16"
la garita 5.6 wsw, co
SNOTEL CO-SA-11
1.31" 0.36"
Hoosier Pass
SNOTEL 531
35" 3"
Summit Ranch
SNOTEL 802
25" 1"
nathrop 3.3 wsw, co
SNOTEL CO-CF-19
0.79" 0.24"
Phantom Valley
SNOTEL 688
28" 2"
Mccoy Park
SNOTEL 1040
156" 126"
High Lonesome
SNOTEL 1187
49" -1"
Vail Mountain
SNOTEL 842
36" 0"
Lynx Pass
SNOTEL 607
24" 2"
dillon 2.3 se, co
SNOTEL CO-SU-16
15.71" 0.03"
tabernash 2.7 nw, co
SNOTEL CO-GR-68
18.8" 0.78"
frisco 0.5 n, co
SNOTEL CO-SU-4
17.97" 0.17"
Willow Park
SNOTEL 870
49" 4"
Buffalo Park
SNOTEL 913
37" 0"
nathrop 1.9 wsw, co
SNOTEL CO-CF-54
0.7" 0.23"
Upper Taylor
SNOTEL 1141
37" 0"
y motel
SNOTEL E33
9.9" -0.07"
Stillwater Creek
SNOTEL 793
23" 0"
dillon,co
SNOTEL DLLC2
11.95" 0.04"
Middle Fork Camp
SNOTEL 1014
25" 0"
Wild Basin
SNOTEL 1042
40" 0"
silverthorne 2.1 wsw, co
SNOTEL CO-SU-6
24.7" 0.08"
Chamita
SNOTEL 394
23" 0"
Nast Lake
SNOTEL 658
27" 1"
climax coop
SNOTEL CLXC2
19.04" 0.68"
San Antonio Sink
SNOTEL 1172
23" 0"
alamosa 2ssw
SNOTEL ASWC2
0.15" -0.08"
Rough And Tumble
SNOTEL 939
11" 1"
silverthorne 21 nw, co
SNOTEL CO-SU-35
16.5" 1.2"
del norte,co
SNOTEL DLNC2
0.98" 0.29"
Joe Wright
SNOTEL 551
53" 2"
Bear Lake
SNOTEL 322
42" 5"
south platte river
SNOTEL ANTC2
0.4" 0.14"
bonanza 6.6 s, co
SNOTEL CO-SA-61
1.01" 0.61"
alamosa 1.1 n, co
SNOTEL CO-AM-31
0.07" -0.1"
Kiln
SNOTEL 556
34" 2"
del norte 3.3 e, co
SNOTEL CO-RG-16
0.99" 0.3"
Elliot Ridge
SNOTEL 1120
52" 6"
Sargents Mesa
SNOTEL 1128
17" 1"
georgetown
SNOTEL GEOC2
3.63" 1.82"
pitkin 1.1 sw, co
SNOTEL CO-GN-59
21.15" -0.03"
Fremont Pass
SNOTEL 485
42" 2"
Park Cone
SNOTEL 680
32" 0"
Grizzly Peak
SNOTEL 505
42" 1"
grant
SNOTEL GRTC2
2.21" 0.5"
crestone 5.3 sse, co
SNOTEL CO-SA-66
0.21" 0.02"
Grayback
SNOTEL 1058
4" 0"
Michigan Creek
SNOTEL 937
28" 1"
Upper San Juan
SNOTEL 840
58" 2"
crestone,co
SNOTEL CSTC2
0.28" 0.1"
cabin creek
SNOTEL GCRC2
13.91" 1.86"
steamboat springs 0.7 ese, co
SNOTEL CO-RT-53
23.34" -0.25"
Moon Pass
SNOTEL 1124
11" 4"
Loveland Basin
SNOTEL 602
43" 1"
vail 3.5 e, co
SNOTEL CO-EG-53
25.72" 0.82"
fairplay 2.7 wnw, co
SNOTEL CO-PK-15
7.84" 0.58"
wolcott 2.3 n, co
SNOTEL CO-EG-8
17.22" 0.2"
Cumbres Trestle
SNOTEL 431
50" 0"
saguache 0.4 e, co
SNOTEL CO-SA-59
0.64" 0.2"
co st forest st park
SNOTEL CSFC2
19.41" 0.1"
vail 2.6 e, co
SNOTEL CO-EG-19
23.25" 0.91"
Independence Pass
SNOTEL 542
39" 2"