Father Dyer Campground


Father Dyer Campground Entrance

Father Dyer Campground is located in a shaded lodgepole pine forest near the eastern shore of Turquoise Lake at an elevation of 9,900 feet. A foot trail to the lake is available between campsites 16 and 17. Facilities include picnic tables, fire rings, pedestal grills, potable water, and vault toilets.

At a Glance

Reservations: Call 1-877-444-6777 or reserve sites at: www.recreation.gov
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,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: Reservations must be made at least 4 days in advance and requires a 2 night minimum stay on weekends. No discharging of firearms or fireworks. Altitude sickness may occur at 10,000 feet.
Closest Towns: Leadville CO
Water: Potable water is available through a pressurized water system.
Restroom: Flush toilets are available throughout the campground.
Operated By: Rocky Mountain Recreation Company

General Information

Directions: Follow signs from Leadville to Turquoise Lake Recreation Area


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Camping trailer
Picnic tables
Fee charged for some activities
Tent camping
Drinking water