Stillwater Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

Rainbow over white trailer in Stillwater campsite.

This campground is located in the Arapaho National Recreation Area and is the largest campground on the Arapaho & Roosevelt National Forest. There are 129 sites (20 electric and 108 non-electric) that will accommodate tents, trailers, and RVs. Facilities provided include restrooms, trash service, dump station, showers, and drinking water. Each site contains a tent pad, fire grate, and picnic table. Additional facilities include a boat ramp.

The campground is located on US Highway 34 next to Lake Granby, the largest reservoir in the Arapaho National Recreation Area. Popular activities include fishing and boating on Lake Granby and other nearby lakes and streams. There is no natural shade as the trees were removed during the recent mountain pine beetle epidemic. New trees have been planted. The first 11 sites outside the campground gate remain open year round as weather permits.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: One must have or purchase a pass valid in the Arapaho National Recreation Area (ANRA) as well.
Operational Hours: Closing 10/13/2018.
Reservations: Campsites are reservable from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Reservations accepted at most campsites. Make your reservations at www.recreation.gov or by calling 1-877-444-6777 as early as 180 days in advance and at least 4 days prior to arrival. 
Rentals & Guides: No
Fees Check detailed information on www.recreation.gov or see general fees on the campground table. A valid pass for the Arapaho National Recreation Area is also required. The cost of electricity is added back in for electrical hookup sites. Interagency Senior, Interagency Access, Golden Age and Golden Access passes provide the cardholders a 50% discount on the base rate for the single campsite fees. 
Open Season: 5/11 - 10/13
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions:
  • A single site may hold up to eight people. Double sites will accommodate more people.
  • Tents must fit on pads provided.
  • RVs, trailers or other vehicles must fit on the parking spur because driving or parking off road is not permitted.
  • Maximum Vehicle Length: 46 (3 sites)'.
  • Pets must be on a hand-held leash.
Closest Towns: Granby, CO; Grand Lake, CO
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Flush & Vault Toilets
Passes: Valid recreation pass must be displayed on vehicle.
Operated By: Concession operated by American Land & Leisure
Information Center: Sulphur Ranger District, 9 Ten Mile Drive, PO Box 10, Granby, CO 80446, Phone: 970-887-4100, Fax: 970-887-4111, Contact Us

General Information

Directions: In the Arapaho National Recreation Area (ANRA), eight miles northwest of Granby on US Highway 34 (on west side of Lake Granby)

Recreation Map

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Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Family camping.

Fire Information Campfires are allowed in the fire ring provided. Dead and down wood may be gathered from the forest if available. Wood may also be purchased from the campground hosts.
No. of Sites 129
Reservation Info Reservations accepted at most campsites. Make your reservations at www.recreation.gov or by calling 1-877-444-6777 as early as 180 days in advance and at least 4 days prior to arrival. Some campsites are only first come, first served.
No. of Accessible sites Some
Difficulty Level: Easy

RV Camping

Family camping with several sites that can accommodate several sizes of recreational vehicles.

Hookup - SewerNone
Hookups - Electric20 sites with 20, 30 and 50 Amp. hook ups. One site with only 30 Amps.
Fire Information Campfires are allowed in the fire ring provided. Dead and down wood may be gathered from the forest if available. Wood may also be purchased from the campground hosts.
Dump StationsCampers may use either the Stillwater Campground or Shadow Mountain Picnic Area dump stations (operated by 1000 Trails).
Reservation Info Reservations accepted at most campsites. Make your reservations at www.recreation.gov or by calling 1-877-444-6777 as early as 180 days in advance and at least 4 days prior to arrival.
Size Restrictions Parking length 25 - 40 ft.
Hookup - Water21 sites with water hook ups. These are the same sites that have electrical hook ups.
Difficulty Level: Easy

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
40.180994

  Longitude : 
-105.891431

  Elevation : 
8,300'

 



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