Geneva Park Campground

 

Overview map the Mount Evans Wilderness

Overview map the Mount Evans Wilderness.

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

View of distant trees with road in foreground

NOTICE: As of June 15, 2020, the water system at this campground is closed until further notice pending repairs. More information regarding this closure is posted at the entrance to the campground in accordance with Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment.Please ensure you bring enough water to serve your needs for the duration of your trip.

At an elevation of 9,815', Geneva Park Campground offers cooler temperatures during summer months. Along the Guanella Pass Scenic Byway, this campground is near opportunities for wildlife viewing, scenic driving, landscape photography, hiking, mountain biking, and access to 4-wheel drive roads. No dump station, or hook-ups available.

At a Glance

Operational Hours:

Check in: 2 pm
Check out: 12 pm (noon)
Quiet Hours: 10 pm to 6 am

Reservations: Phone 877-444-6777 or visit www.recreation.gov at least 4 days in advance. Friday and Saturday night minimum required stay on weekends. 3 nights minimum on holiday weekends. Walk-ups are exempt from the nightly minimum.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees
$11.00 fee per site for overnight camping. Two (2) vehicles or one (1) RV per site is included in the camping fee. $6.00 for a third vehicle.
 
$7.00 fee for day use if not camping overnight.
 
Fees are payable by cash, check or money order.
Open Season: June 4 - Sept 8
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer
Restrictions: The following restrictions apply to this campground:
  • Maximum 8 persons per site, 2 tents and 2 vehicles or 1 recreation vehicle.
  • Dogs must be leashed at all times.
  • No discharge of firearms or fireworks.
  • Only licensed vehicles can operate inside campground.
  • Camping is NOT ALLOWED behind a LOCKED GATE.
Closest Towns:

Grant is 7 miles south of the campground along Highway 285.

Denver/Morrison is approximately a 1.5 hour drive east of the campground via Highway 285.

Water: No Water Available
Restroom: Vault toilets
Passes:

The Interagency Senior Pass and the Interagency Access Pass qualifies for a 50% discount at concessionaire run campsites. The discount only applies to the fee for the campsite physically occupied by the pass owner, not to any additional campsite(s) occupied by members of the pass owner's party.

Operated By: Rocky Mountain Recreation Company
Information Center:

Appears on the following maps:

  • Pike National Forest
  • USGS Quad Mount Evans
  • National Geographic Trails Illustrated #104 (Idaho Springs / Georgetown/ Loveland Pass)
Contact the South Platte Ranger District at 303.275.5610 for more information.

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Activities


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Amenities

Picnic tables
Drinking water No water available
Toilets
Parking Driveway entry (back in)
Fee charged for some activities $7.00 fee for day use if not camping overnight
Tent camping 7 tent only non-electric sites
Camping trailer 19 standard non-electric sites
Areas & Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
39.53043859

  Longitude : 
-105.7346702

  Elevation : 
9,815'

 



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