Meadows Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Meadows campground is located on Rabbit Ears Pass in Steamboat Springs, CO and is surrounded by tall evergreens. It has 30 campsites, with a combination of pull-through, back-in and walk-in tent sites, each site having a table and fire ring.

Activities include stream fishing, hiking and mountain biking easily accessible. Camping limit is 14 days. Vault toilets and garbage services provided.


At a Glance

Current Conditions: All sites "first-come, first-served". *No drinking water available.
Operational Hours: Generally opens in late June due to snow. Call the Steamboat Springs Ranger Station for conditions 970-870-2299
Reservations: No Reservations, first come basis
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets
Fees $10/Night for single unit
Open Season: Late June - Mid October
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Steamboat Springs, CO
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (5)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


Directions from Steamboat Springs: Travel 15 miles southeast of Steamboat Springs on US Highway 40 to Rabbit Ears Pass. The Campground is located on the south side of the highway, on Forest Road 297 near the west summit of the pass.


 Meadows campground has one accessible bathroom, but there is a slope and uneven ground to ascend in order to reach it.

Recreation Map

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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

No. of Sites30 single site(s)
Reservation InfoNot reservable
No. of Accessible sitesNone


Picnic tables
Tent camping
Camping trailer
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