Area Status: Closed
Lost Park Campground is located 21 SE of Jefferson off US 285 and CR 35. It has 12 campsites with a maximum trailer length of 22 feet; elevation is 10,000 feet; camping season at this campground begins in May and continues until the road is no longer accessible because of snow. Facilities include toilets, tables, water, and fire rings. There is no trash service at this campground.
Campsites in this campground are first-come, first-serve.
At a Glance
||Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Parking
||$14 camping fee
||Max RV length 22'; there are no reservations at this campground, it is first come, first served. There are no hook-ups at this campground. No refunds for bad weather. There is no trash service at this campground; please pack it in and pack it out.
||South Park Ranger District 719 836-2031
From Fairplay travel north on US 285 to the town of Jefferson. Turn right on County Road 56. Follow County Road 56 for 17 miles to the campground.
This area is difficult to access during the winter months because of snow and snow drifts.
Parking is available at each campsite which can accommodate up to two vehicles.
To access the Lost Park Campground take County Road 56 outside Jefferson to its terminus 17 miles at the Lost Park Campground.