Alvarado Campground is located near Westcliffe, CO. The trail is primarily used for camping and is accessible from June until September.
Take Hwy. 69 south of Westcliff to Schoolfield Rd. there is a sign, Alvarado Campground, follow the road west to the campground.
This is a nice campground if you want to get a head start to the hikes that start from the trailhead just above the campground.It is a primitive campground with outhouses and no electrical hookups, but there is firepits and tables.