Basalt Area Campgrounds
Chapman campground lies within the Sopris Ranger District in White River National Forest. Chapman is a large campground that is well spread out to offer privacy and a bit of seclucion. Popular with anglers, Chapman campground sits near Chapman Reservoir and the Fryingpan river. "The Pan" as it is called, has been classified as a Gold Medal fishing river by the Colorado Division of Wildlife. Picnic tables and fire rings are provided.
Sites available: 84
Reservations: Accepted with restrictions
Fees: $15 Daily
Season: May - November
Pets: Permitted. Must be leashed
Accommodates: Tents, RVs
RVs: 50 feet max (No Hookups)
From Glenwood Springs, follow Highway 82 to Basalt, then take Fryingpan Road east about 33 miles. Look for signs to Chapman campground on the right.
White River National Forest, 970-328-6388