South Clear Creek - Silver Thread Campground

South Clear Creek
  • Creede
Elevation: 9400-9500
  • Car (4x4 not required)
Seasonal Accessability:
  • Late Spring/Summer/Fall
Seasonal Accessability Notes: Normally open year around but may be physically impassable due to deep snow in December through April
Water Type:
  • Stream/Creek
Driving Directions: From Creede, Colorado, take State Highway 149 south (toward Lake City) 23 miles to the campground sign.  Turn right at sign into campground. If coming from Lake City, take the same State Highway 149 south over Slumgullion Pass and Spring Creek Pass for 29 miles and turn left at the campground sign.
Restrictions: Must have Colorado Fishing License to fish.
Commonly Caught Species:
  • Brook Trout
Suggested Bait: Flies
Fishing Method:
  • Flyfishing
Description & Notes: This campground, just off State Highway 149, is well suited for overnight stays with many level pull-throughs.
Photo Credits:

Photo by OakleyOriginals • Flicker CC • Photo 1