Bassam Ridge, CO
A quiet, scenic campsite in San Isabel National Forest, Bassam Ridge can be accessed from the south from Salida via 175 Road (Ute Creek), 18 Road, 53 Road, FR 84, FR 187 and finally FR 186. From the north, access FR 215 or FR 308 from U.S. 24/285 between Johnson Village and Antero Jct. Then pick up FR 187, FR 124 and then FR 186 which heads south along Bassam Ridge. There is an easy hike to a high point (Triangulation Station Bassam) with a commanding view of the 14,000-foot peaks of the Collegiate Range.