This campground is at 9800-foot elevation. The campground is located between Jumbo and Sunset Lakes among mature spruce and aspen trees. The hilly terrain provides privacy for closely spaced sites and a challenge to drivers. Most sites have views of the lakes and are within easy walking distance.
There are 21 sites with electric and 5 without. Maximum spur length is 60 ft.
The nearby Mesa Lakes Ranger Station was built by the Civilian Conservation Corps in 1941 and provides information to campers. There are lodges close by that provide for a cook's night out. The mosquitoes are plentiful; bring repellent. 26 campsites.
At a Glance
Treated water and electricity. Anticipated opening date is June 21, 2016.
Reservations can be made at www.recreation.gov or by calling 1-877-444-6777, TDD 1-877-833-6777. Some sites are first-come, first-served.
$18 per night per camping unit; $6 per night electric fee; $4 per day for Day Use/Picnic if in a campsite; $6 per firewood bundle; $5.00 per bag of trash (for non-registered guests).
Vault Toilet (2)
Directions: From Mesa, CO, take State Rt. 65 south 12.8 miles to campgroundsign. Turn right into campground.