TIGIWON COMMUNITY HOUSE, CO

The historic Tigiwon Community house is a large day-use cabin, perfect for family reunions, parties or weddings. Nestled in a forested setting, this facility has an expansive view of Colorado's Gore Range.In the heart of the Rocky Mountains, the 2.3 million acre White River...
Status: Closed through Tue Jun 24 2014   Season Dates

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Know Before You Go
  • The road to the Community House is narrow and rocky, but passable for most passenger cars
  • Fees for facility are as follows: 1-50 people = $85.00 51-100 people = $110.00 101-150 people = $160.00 151-200 people = $210.00
  • This is a day-use area only; overnight camping prohibited
  • No drinking water available at this site
  • No electricity hook-ups at this site
  • Use of generators and public address systems is prohibited
  • Summer day use is from 8:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m.
  • The road is closed in winter and spring (December 1 to June 20) to motor vehicles except snowmobiles
  • The facility is locked with a combination lock
  • Click here for more information about White River National Forest
  • Don't Move Firewood: Prevent the spread of tree-killing organisms by obtaining firewood at or near your destination and burning it on-site. For more information visit don'tmovefirewood.org.
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TIGIWON COMMUNITY GROUP PICNIC AREA 200 0 Back-In
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed - no Near Water - no
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Overview

Overview

The historic Tigiwon Community house is a large day-use cabin, perfect for family reunions, parties or weddings.

Nestled in a forested setting, this facility has an expansive view of Colorado's Gore Range.

Natural Features:

In the heart of the Rocky Mountains, the 2.3 million acre White River National Forest is a place of serenity and adventure, boasting eight wilderness areas and ten peaks surpassing 14,000 feet in elevation.

The White River National Forest was established in 1891 as the White River Plateau Timber Reserve, the second such reserve to be named in the United States.

Recreation:

Encompassing a landscape of rivers, mountains, trails, and forest roads, the White River National Forest is one of the top recreation Forests in the nation.

For hikers and backpackers, sections of the Colorado Trail can be accessed near Tigiwon Community House. The Tennessee Pass section travels 6.5 miles over gentle terrain and Forest roads to Tennessee Pass. The Kokomo Pass section climbs more steeply up an old rocky logging road through a steep canyon, passing an old sawmill site.

Facilities:

Tigiwon Community House is a day-use area only. Overnight camping is prohibited.

The historic Tigiwon Community house is a relatively large, one room cabin. Amenities both inside and outside the cabin are Accessible. Outside, visitors will have access to four 10-foot picnic tables, two charcoal grills, a fire pit, a horseshoe pit and vault toilets. Inside amenities include four tables, bench seating around the room and a stone fireplace.

Nearby Attractions:

Take some time to visit Rocky Mountain National Park to learn about the diverse landscape and history of the area through interpretive programs and exhibits. In the summer visitors may want to traverse Trail Ridge Road from one side of the park to the other, reaching alpine vistas boasting elevations of over 12,000 feet.

Booking Window
Sat Apr 26 2014 - Fri Apr 24 2015

Reservations must be made 2 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 12 Month(s) in advance.

Season Dates

Season Schedule

Park Season Start End
Peak Wed Jun 25 2014 Mon Oct 13 2014
Services and Amenities
Within Facility
  • Berry Picking
  • Birding
  • Campfire Rings
  • Grills
  • Hiking
  • Horseshoe Pits
  • Hunting
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parking Area
  • Picnic Area
  • Skiing
  • Snowshoeing
  • Wildlife Viewing
Fees and Cancellation Policies

Fees and Cancellation

Fee Information
Payment in full will be charged to your credit card upon completion of the reservation. A $9.00 non-refundable on line reservation fee may be charged for some facilities.

Payment Methods Accepted On-line:
Visa Mastercard Amex Discover UnionPay JCB

Changes and Cancellations
A $10.00 service fee will apply if you change or cancel your reservation. Late cancellations are subject to additional fees. For full details see NRRS Reservation Policy


Facility Rates*
Park Season Site Type Nightly/Daily Rates
Peak Season
Jun 25 2014 -
Oct 13 2014
GROUP PICNIC AREA $0.00

*Displayed rates do not reflect discounts, attribute fees (electrical hook-ups / water hook-ups), taxes or incremental charges
**Weekly rates may not be available for all sites
Getting There
GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
39.52333, -106.42
39°31'24"N, 106°25'12"W

From Denver, go approximately 105 miles to exit 171. Take Highway 24 south through the town of Minturn to the Tigiwon Road/Forest Service Road 707 and turn right. Follow the Tigiwon Road approximately 6 miles to the Community House.
Contact Information

Mailing Address:

TIGIWON COMMUNITY HOUSE

MINTURN CO 81645

Phone Number:

Information: (970)000-0000
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