Belle of Colorado Campground


Belle of Colorado Campground

The Belle of Colorado is a tent-only, non-reservable campground located on the eastern shore of Turquoise Lake in a shaded lodgepole pine forest. Facilities include vualt toilets, potable water, picnic tables, fire rings, and pedestal grills. Several desirable campsites are located near the shoreline. 

At a Glance

Reservations: This is a first-come first-served campground. No sites are reservable.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Open Season: Memorial Day to Labor Day
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer
Restrictions: No discharging of fireworks or firearms.
Closest Towns: Leadville, CO
Water: Potable water is available through a pressurized water system
Restroom: Flush toilets are located throughout the campground.
Operated By: Rocky Mountain Recreation Company

General Information


From Leadville, follow signs to Turquoise Lake Recreation Area.


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Tent camping only.


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Picnic tables
Fee charged for some activities
Tent camping
Drinking water