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"After we set up camp, my Dad and I went for a little hike to see if we could find a view of Mt. Baker that wasn't obstructed by clouds.
When we got back to camp the sun was just setting and a layer of clouds had rolled in below us, giving us that whole above the clouds feeling!"
-Jessica Dales @jtdales
Frosty morning sunrises complement the nearby hot springs at this campspot off Hwy 395.
Compact car camping means you can still sleep comfortably along with the gear you actually need, all while taking advantage of the great mileage to get to the best campspots around.
Done as a breezy day hike or a multi-day getaway, South Colony Lake offers an incredible spot to pitch a tent at the base of Colorado’s iconic 14k+ peaks.