Campground Camping

From small, rustic campgrounds at the bases of many 14ers to large, developed campgrounds near reservoirs, the Pike, San Isabel National Forests and Cimarron, Comanche National Grasslands offer a variety of campgrounds in which to choose from. Group campgrounds with pavilions and equestrian campsites  are also available in some locations.

Many campgrounds have reserveable campsites, but some are still on a first-come first-served basis. Reservations are recommended for between Memorial Day and Labor Day, especially holiday weekends.   Please call 1-877-444 -6777 or go to www.recreation.gov  to make reservations.  Local Forest Service offices cannot make reservations.


Campground Camping Areas

  • Cimarron National Grassland area description
  • Cimarron Recreation Area area description
  • Cimarron Campground
  • Leadville Ranger District area description
  • Halfmoon Recreation Area area description
  • Elbert Creek Campground
  • Halfmoon East Campground
  • Halfmoon West Campground
  • Turquoise Lake Recreation Area area description
  • Baby Doe Campground
  • Belle of Colorado Campground
  • Father Dyer Campground
  • Matchless Campground
  • May Queen Campground
  • Molly Brown Campground
  • Printerboy Group Campground
  • Silver Dollar Campground
  • Tabor Campground
  • Twin Lakes Recreation Area area description
  • Dexter Campground
  • Lakeview Campground
  • Parry Peak Campground
  • Twin Peaks Campground
  • Whitestar Campground
  • Pikes Peak Ranger District area description
  • Colorado Campground
  • Meadow Ridge Campground
  • Painted Rocks Campground
  • Rampart Reservoir Recreation Area
  • South Meadows Campground
  • Springdale Campground
  • The Crags Campground
  • Thunder Ridge Campground
  • Salida Ranger District area description
  • Angel of Shavano Campground
  • Angel of Shavano Group Area
  • Bootleg Campground
  • Cascade Campground
  • Chalk Creek Canyon
  • Chalk Lake Campground
  • Coaldale Campground
  • Collegiate Peaks Campground
  • Cottonwood Lake Campground
  • Hayden Creek Campground
  • Iron City Campground
  • Monarch Park Campground
  • Mount Princeton Campground
  • North Fork Campground
  • O'Haver Lake Campground
  • San Carlos Ranger District area description
  • Alvarado Campground
  • Bear Lake Campground
  • Blue Lake Campground
  • Cordova Pass Picnic Area and Campground
  • Davenport Campground
  • La Vista Campground
  • Lake Creek Campground
  • Ophir Creek Campground
  • Purgatoire Campground
  • Southside Campground
  • St. Charles Campground
  • South Park Ranger District area description
  • Blue Mountain Campground
  • Buffalo Peaks Wilderness - East side area description
  • Buffalo Springs Campground
  • Weston Pass Campground
  • Eleven Mile Canyon Recreation Area area description
  • Cove Campground
  • Riverside Campground
  • Spillway Campground
  • Springer Gulch Campground
  • Fourmile Campground
  • Happy Meadows Campground
  • Horseshoe Campground
  • Jefferson Lake Recreation Area area description
  • Aspen Campground
  • Jefferson Creek Campground
  • Jefferson Lake Trail
  • Lodgepole Campground
  • Kite Lake Campground
  • Lost Park Campground
  • Michigan Creek Campground
  • Round Mountain Campground
  • Selkirk Campground
  • Spruce Grove Campground
  • Twin Eagles Campground
  • South Platte Ranger District - Recreation area description
  • Buffalo Creek Recreation Area area description
  • Buffalo Campground
  • Green Mountain Campground
  • Kelsey Campground
  • Deer Creek Area area description
  • Deer Creek Campground
  • Meridian Campground
  • Guanella Pass Scenic Byway area description
  • Burning Bear Campground
  • Geneva Park Campground
  • Hall Valley Area area description
  • Hall Valley Campground
  • Handcart Campground
  • Kenosha Pass Area area description
  • Kenosha East Campground
  • Kenosha Pass Campground
  • Timberline Campground
  • Matukat Area area description
  • Goose Creek Campground
  • Rampart Range Recreation Area area description
  • Devil's Head Campground
  • Flat Rocks Campground
  • Indian Creek Campground
  • Indian Creek Equestrian Campground
  • South Platte River Corridor area description
  • Lone Rock Campground
  • Osprey Campground
  • Ouzel Campground
  • Platte River Campground


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