Wolf Creek Campground is on the north side of Union Valley Reservoir in the Crystal Basin area of the Eldorado National Forest. Reach the campground by turning off Ice House Road onto Forest Road 12N78 and following it 2 miles to the north side of the reservoir. The family campground is separated into 2 loops spread through a Ponderosa pine forest on a peninsula. Nearby is a Group Camp with 3 sites.
The main Wolf Creek Campground has 41 sites. Forty are for RVs, trailers, or tents; and 1 is an accessible tent-only site. Sixteen sites in all are listed as accessible.
Hike the trail to Bassi Falls. Take advantage of Union Valley Reservoir with boating, fishing, and water skiing. Hike or cycle on the 4-mile Bike Trail along the shore of the lake, or take the trail to summit of Two Peaks for great view of Union Valley. Visit Ice House Reservoir and Wrights Lake.
General Camping Information
When making reservations be sure that your vehicle will fit in the space indicated on the reservations website. Information is available at the Crystal Information Station east of Union Valley Reservoir on Ice House Road during the summer.
Horses and motor vehicles are not permitted on the bike trails at Union Valley Reservoir. Horses are permitted on the Ice House Reservoir bike trail.
For campground purposes, a vehicle is any equipment that is required to be licensed/registered. This includes RVs, trailers, cars/trucks, boat/car trailer, motorcycle/atv, etc. Vehicles parked in a truck or on a trailer are not counted separately.
Wolf Creek Group Camp
Wolf Creek Group Camps
Wolf Creek Group Campground is inland from the main family campground. At the group campground are 3 sites. Group Area #1, which can accommodate up to 25 people, is a walk-in, tents-only site. Maximum vehicle length for Area #1 is 24 feet.
The other two sites accept RVs, trailers, or tents. Group Area #2 can accommodate up to 50 people and Group Area #3 accepts up to 25 people. Either of those sites can accommodate trailers or RVs up to 50 feet.
Wolf Creek Group Campground Map Fees: Group Area #1 - $110 per night, Group Area #2 - $160, and Group Area #3 - $140
Reservations: Wolf Creek Group Camp Reservations