Half Moon West

Half Moon west campground, leadville, co
Halfmoon Road Twin Lakes Colorado 81251 US

The Halfmoon Campground is located at the top of Tigiwon Road #707 near the boundary for the Holy Cross Wilderness in a forested setting; all wilderness regulations must be observed when traveling in the wilderness (foot and horse travel only). This campground is located at the trailheads for several hiking trails and is heavily used by hikers who are climbing Mount of the Holy Cross.

Due to the nature of the Forest Road to the campground and the short parking spurs within the campground, the Halfmoon Campground is not suitable for most RVs.

Reservation Information

No reservations, this is a First Come, First Serve campground.

Campground Information

$13/Night for single unit. Fee envelopes and a collection box are provided near the entrance.

June 21 (road opens on 6/21 annually) – Oct 2, 2016


Travel west on I-70 to Exit 171 for Minturn, Leadville, and Hwy 24.Turn right and travel south about 5 miles.Immediately before crossing the Eagle River, turn right onto Tigiwon Road – FSR 707 and continue up this dirt road for 8 miles to the campground at the end.