Cove Campground

Area Status: Closed

Cove Campground is located 7 miles SW of Lake George on CR 96, in Eleven Mile Canyon, below the reservoir. The campground  has four campsites with parking spurs 25-34 feet; elevation is 9,900 feet; camping season begins in May and continues to early October with reduced service.  Facilities include toilets, water, trash, tables, and fire rings.  Reservations are recommended during the busy summer months.  

At a Glance

Reservations: Reservations can be made 180 days in advance maxium/ 4 days in advance minimum by calling 1-877-444-6777 or by visiting 
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees: $20 camping fee $8 day use fee 
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer
Restrictions: Max RV 16 feet; reservations must be made at least four days in advance; two night minimum on weekends; three night minimum on holidays. There are no hook-ups at this campground. No refunds for bad weather.
Closest Towns: Lake George
Water: Water pump; no water hook ups
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Canyon Enterprises
Information Center: South Park Ranger District 719 836-2031

General Information


From Lake George turn off of Highway 24 onto County Road 96.  Follow the road for about one mile into Elevenmile Canyon.  Cove Campground is located approximately four miles in the canyon on the right.


The area is generally accessible year round; however the campground only operates during the summer months.


Parking is available at each campsite which can accommodate up to two vehicles.


Campground Camping

Cove Campground has four campsites. 


Camping trailer: There are four campsites at this campground.
Picnic tables: Each campsite has a picnic table.
Tent camping: There are four campsites at this campground.
Parking: Each campsite can accommodate up to two vehicles.
Toilets: There are vault toilets.
Drinking water: Drinking water is available.

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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