Amphitheater Campground is located at the elevation of 8,400 feet on the side of a mountain above Ouray, CO. Views from the drive up are incredible. The campground is compact with 35 camping spots nestled among Gambel oaks and mixed conifers. There is a scenic overlook from the campground of Ouray and the "Amphitheater," which was formed by a volcanic explosion. Wildlife roam through the campground including bears so mind your trash!
Note: The campground is best suited for tent camping and smaller trailers/RVs (RVs can park at sites 3 through 15, take the second right and follow the "trailer" signs). Total RV length should not exceed 35 feet.
Open late May through September only.
From Ouray, travel approximately 2 miles south on Highway 550. Watch for the campground sign and turnoff road to the left.
RV Sites/Services Available
Vehicles are not to exceed 35 feet for standard sites
Tent sites available
•Picnic Table/Campfire Ring
See website for camping fees
Ouray Hot Springs, in operation since 1927, offers a 1,000,000 gallon sulfur free mineral pool that is open year round. Hot mineral water is continuously entering and exiting the pool in what is referred to as a flow through design. This flow through design allows for fresh, clear, odorless mineral water 24 hours a day seven days a week for your enjoyment! There is also a Fitness Center, Massages and a Snack Bar on property. For the kiddos there are the following attractions:
RED AND BLUE SLIDES
You must be at least 48” tall.
All children under the age of 7 must have an adult at the bottom of the slide ready to assist the child in the water and must stay within arm’s reach at all times.
The kiddie slide is reserved for children under 48” tall.
All children under the age of 7 must have one adult accompany their child down the slide or remain at the bottom of the slide ready to assist the child in the water. Adult’s must stay within arm’s reach of their child at all times.
You must be at least 13 years of age or have passed the deep water test.
1220 Main St PO Box 468 Ouray, CO 81427
Check out their website for current pricing and specials
Peak Season (Memorial Day - Labor Day: 7-days a week 10am - 10pm
Off-Season (After Labor Day - Before Memorial Day) - Monday through Friday 12pm-9pm and Saturday 11am - 9pm Inflatables are closed in off-season
Located off Highway 550 at the north end of town.