Happy Meadows Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Happy Meadows Campground has 10 campsites, two of which are buddy sites ($21).  Parking spurs are 20-30 feet with a maximum trailer length of 22 feet; elevation is 7,900 feet; camping season begins in May and continues to early October with reduced service.  Facilities include toilets, tables, water, and fire rings.  The South Platte River is nearby for fishing.

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees $16 camping fee
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer
Restrictions: Max RV 20 feet; reservations must be made at least four days in advance;  two night minimum stay on weekends; three night minimum stay on holidays.  There are no hook-ups at this campground.  No refunds for bad weather. 
Closest Towns: Lake George
Water: Water pump; no water hook ups
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Canyon Enterprises
Information Center: South Park Ranger District 719 836-2031

General Information


At Lake George on US-24 turn north on County Road 77 (also known as the Tarryall road)  Travel about 1 mile and turn east on County Road 112.  The campground will be on your right about one mile in.


The area is generally accessible year round; however the campground only operates during the summer months.


Parking is available at each campsite which can accommodate up to two vehicles.


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Happy Meadows Campground has ten campsites, two of which are buddy sites.

Fees: $14
Reservation required?: Y


Camping trailer There are 10 campsites at this campground.
Toilets There are vault toilets.
Picnic tables Each campsite has a picnic table.
Parking Each campsite can accommodate up to two vehicles.
Tent camping There are 10 campsites at this campground.
Drinking water Drinking water is available.