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Updated 5/22/2020

Making a Reservation for 2020

Reservations for Cabins and RVs only.

(Tenting section is closed except in conjunction

with RV/Cabin rentals.)

Reservation requests started 1/01/2020

1. Please be sure to have read RATES page,


page for changes.

2. Reservation requests are by phone (970-884-2582).

No e-mail reservation requests.

Calls are not answered but will be returned as soon

as possible to respond to your request. Leave a

message that includes your accommodation and date

request, your name and telephone number (repeat

them twice). Be sure your voicemail is not full so we

can confirm your request.

3. When your total payment  by credit card has been processed you will receive

a confirmation letter mailed to you.

4. Cancellation Policy: 50% of total stay is non-refundable up to 7 calendar days before arrival date.

5. After camp is open reservations are by phone only! (No e-mail requests)

6. The Store/Office, Rec Room, Weekend Breakfasts are closed this year, due to downsizing/semi-retirement.

7. Interior roads access is gated for traffic/safety regulation.

8. In compliance with Colorado State and County Covid19 directives access to Park and use of facilities denied to all but registered guests.

5 Branches Camper Park

4677 County Road 501A                                 

Bayfield, Colorado 81122                                

Phone: (970) 884-2582 (no reservation requests)


Arrive before dark- There are no street lights in the forest!

Arrival for Rvs/cabins 3 p.m. Please Do not rely on GPS!

West/Eastbound on Hwy 160:

At Bayfield, Co, CR501 light, turn North to Vallecito Lake. (About 16 miles)

Passing Vallecito Resort (DO NOT TURN ON 501-A) Proceed on CR501 along west and north sides of lake until pavement ends. Read 5 Branches sign. Travel approsimately 1.5 miles to a "y" at a blue 21700 address sign. Take right road past Middle Mtn. CG and through Elk Point Lodge access. Turn down the hill to 5 Branches (just passed the Lodge

crossing our bridge over the Pine River.

WELCOME! Please proceed directly to your site. Open and Close gates as necessary.

If you need a map park along our road (Rvs)/trailers), or in the parking lot (cars). Pick up a map on board at Old Office/Store.

Our campground family welcomes you! Rest and Enjoy! Make memories!

And as an old time song said, "Catch a Falling Star and Put It In Your Pocket...

Never Let It Fade Away!"