Uncompahgre National Forest

Uncompahgre National Forest is located in southwestern Colorado, spread out over seven counties and cozied up to the border of the San Juan National Forest. Home to three distinct wilderness areas—Uncompahgre, Mount Sneffels, and Lizard Head, this woodland gem provides a multi-faceted fresh-air playground in which to hike and discover the beauty of glamping near Uncompahgre National Forest. It is also a popular destination for off-roading and going on scenic drives, including along the well-known Million Dollar Highway. Renowned for the peace and quiet luxury camping near Uncompahgre National Forest offers, this area of Colorado is the perfect location for a romantic weekend getaway or a group of friends looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city for a while. If looking specifically for mountainous terrain, head up Uncompahgre Peak in the San Juan range of the Rockies for a hearty dose of climbing with breathtaking views over 14,000 feet in the air.