From 1979 to the present, the cabin has had full-time year-round caretakers.

Fred Barr – Original Founder & Builder 1923

Rachel & Jared – Caretakers since March 2024


Board of Directors

We thank our volunteer Board of Directors:
Ann Nichols
Dave Artusi
Howard Brooks
Phil Hurst
Rick Hessek

USDA National Forest Service

Barr Camp is located on your National Forest public land. We operate under authority and permit from the Forest Service. The Pikes Peak Ranger District has an office in Colorado Springs and rangers are available with information and maps.

Contact Us

See contact us or email
Emergency or concerned about a hiker – call 911 or the El Paso County Sheriff at (719) 390-5555