Kite Lake Campground is located 5.5 miles NW of Alma on CR 8. It has five campsites and none are recommended for trailers; camping season begins in May and continues until the road is snowed in. The camping fee is $12.00 per night with a $3.00 parking fee. Facilities include toilets and tables but there is no water and no trash service at this campground.
Campsites at Kite Lake are first-come, first-serve.
At a Glance
Tent camping,Picnic tables,Toilets,Parking
$12 camping fee $3 parking fee
No water available
South Park Ranger District 719 836-2031
From Fairplay travel North on Highway 9 to the town of Alma. Turn right onto Buckskin Gulch Road and travel 8 miles to the campground. This is a high clearance route please exercise caution.
This site is heavily affected by seasonal weather. County Road 8 can be difficult to travel during the winter months. Please call the South Park Ranger District for current conditions.
General Notes: Parking:
There is limited parking available at the trailhead. As this area is the only staging area for the Lincoln - Democrat loop, there is heavy summer traffic.
Camping & Cabins
Kite Lake Campground has 5 campsites.
This campground is not available on the reservation system. First come, first served only.