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Peaceful Valley Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

Photo of the sign for Peaceful Valley and Camp Dick located on the side of Highway 7

There are 17 sites that will accommodate tents, campers, trailers, and RVs. Tents must be confined to the provided 14' X 16' tent pad. Picnic tables, fire grates, water, vault toilets, and trash services are provided. 14-day stay limit. There is no electricity, hook-ups, dump stations, nor showers. Click here for the National Weather Service forecast.

A maximum of eight people are allowed per site except for one double campsite, unit 17, which allows a maximum of 15 people.

Campsites 8 and 10-17 are first come, first served. Campsites 1-7 and 9 are reservable. Reservations are accepted a minimum of four days prior to arrival (a maximum of 160 days prior) and cost an additional $10 per reservation by phone or $9 for reservations online. Reservations can be made through www.recreation.gov or by calling 1-877-444-6777.

Peaceful Valley is situated in a glacial valley adjacent to Middle St. Vrain Creek. Peaceful Valley is normally full for the weekend by Friday morning so plan to arrive early or consider making a reservation.

Click here for a map of this campground.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Peaceful Valley Campground is closed for the season. Camping is prohibited within a closed campground.
Fees Check detailed information on www.recreation.gov or see general fees on the campground table. Fees are reduced when the water system is off. Interagency Senior, Interagency Access, Golden Age and Golden Access passes provide cardholders a 50% discount on campground fees (this discount only applies to single campsites).
Open Season: 5/18 - 11/18
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Pets must be on a hand-held leash at all times. A maximum of eight people are allowed per site, except unit 17, which can accommodate up to 12 people. RVs, trailers or other vehicles must fit on the parking spur. Fishing is permitted in accordance with regulations established by the Colorado Parks & Wildlife.
Closest Towns: Allenspark, Colorado
Water: Drinking water
Restroom: Vault 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: Approximately 6.5 miles north of Ward, Colorado, on Colorado Highway 72, watch for signs for Peaceful Valley and Camp Dick Campgrounds. Turn west onto Middle Saint Vrain Road (County Road 92 and National Forest System Road 114) and proceed approximately 1/4 mile to Peaceful Valley Campground.

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