Meeker Park Overflow Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

A small road with a gorgeous view of a mountain.

There are 29 first-come, first-served campsites that allow tents, campers, trailers, and RVs. Sites are best for tent camping due to unpaved roads, steep hills and short pull-ins. Picnic tables, fire rings, and portable toilets are provided. 14-day stay limit. There is no drinking water, electricity, hook-ups, dump stations, nor showers. A maximum of eight people are allowed per site.

Although not a full-service campground, Meeker Park Overflow Campground tends to fill to capacity on weekends due to its proximity to Estes Park and Rocky Mountain National Park. Longs Peak Trailhead is approximately two miles north of the campground, and the Wild Basin Trailhead is about two miles to the south.

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At a Glance

Current Conditions: Meeker Park Campground is closed for the season. Camping is prohibited within a closed campground.
Fees Check the campground table for fee information. Campsites allow a maximum of 8 people. Double campsites are unavailable at this campground. Interagency Senior, Interagency Access, Golden Age and Golden Access passes provide cardholders a 50% discount on campground fees.
Open Season: 5/25 - 9/3
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions:
  • Pets must be on a hand-held leash at all times.
  • A maximum of eight people are allowed per site.
  • RVs, trailers or other vehicles must fit on the parking spur.
Closest Towns: Meeker Park, Colorado
Water: None
Restroom: Portable toilets
Operated By: Concessionaire: American Land & Leisure
Information Center: Boulder Ranger District, 2140 Yarmouth Ave, Boulder, CO 80301, Phone 303-541-2500, Fax 303-541-2515; Contact Us

General Information

Directions: The campground is located on the west side of Colorado Highway 7 at mile-marker 11. It is approximately 10 miles north of the intersection of Colorado Highways 7 and 72 (which is 21 miles west-north-west of Lyons), 13 miles south of Estes Park, and 31 miles north of Nederland.

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