Michigan Creek Campground

Area Status: Open

Michigan Creek Campground is four miles northwest of Jefferson off CR 35 and CR 54. It has 12 campsites with a maximum trailer length of 25 feet. The elevation is 10,100 feet. Camping season begins in May and continues to early October with reduced service.  Facilities include toilets, tables, and fire rings. There is no trash or water service at this campground.

Campsites are first-come, first-serve.

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees: $16 camping fee, $20 buddy sites (#1, #8)
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer
Restrictions: Maximum RV is 25 feet.  Reservations are not accepted at this campground and has limited service; please pack it in, pack it out.  There are no hook-ups at this campground.
Closest Towns: Jefferson
Water: None
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Canyon Enterprises
Information Center: South Park Ranger District 719 836-2031

General Information


From Fairplay travel north on US 285 to Jefferson.  Turn left onto County Road 35.  Travel about one mile and turn left onto County Road 54 and follow the road to the campground.


This 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

Michigan Creek Campground has 12 campsites. 


Camping trailer: There are 12 campsites at this campground.
Picnic tables: Each campsite has a picnic table.
Tent camping: There are 12 campsites at this campground.
Parking: Each campsite can accommodate up to two vehicles.
Toilets: There are vault toilets.
Drinking water: None.

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