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Meeker Park Picnic Area

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Meeker Park Picnic Area offers eight picnic sites with large parking area, picnic tables, grills, and vault toilets.

At a Glance

Usage: Light
Restrictions: Pets must be on a hand-held leash at all times throughout the picnic area.
Closest Towns: Meeker Park, Colorado
Water: None
Restroom: Vault toilets
Operated By: U.S. Forest Service
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 picnic area is located on the east 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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Activities


Picnicking

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Picnicking

Meeker Park Picnic Area offers eight picnic sites with large parking area, picnic tables, grills, and vault toilets.
Fire InformationUnless seasonal restrictions are in effect, campfires must be attended at all times and cold to the touch with the bare hand before being abandoned. Collection of dead and down wood is allowed; do not break branches from standing trees for firewood.
No. of Sites8
Reservation InfoNone
Difficulty Level: Easy


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