Spillway Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

Spillway Campground is located 10 miles SW of Lake George in Eleven Mile Canyon.  It has 23 campsites with parking spurs 20-45 feet and a maximum trailer length of 25 feet; camping season begins in May and continues to early October with reduced service.  The camping fee is $17.00 per night with a $7.00 use fee.  Facilities include toilets, tables, water, and fire rings.


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At a Glance

Operational Hours: Spillway Campground is currently closed for the season.
Reservations: Reservations are recommended in the busy summer months and can be made 180 days in advance maxium/ 4 days in advance minimum by calling 1-877-444-6777 or by visiting recreation.gov. 
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees $17 camping fee; $7 day use fee
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer
Restrictions: Max RV 25 feet; reservations must be made at least four days in advance; two night minimum stay on weekends; three night minimum stay on holidays.  There are no hook-ups at this campground.  No refunds for bad weather.
Closest Towns: Lake George
Water: Water Well Sites
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 Eleven Mile Canyone.  Spillway Campground is the last campground in Eleven Mile Canyon near the dam.


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.


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Spillway Campground has 23 campsites.


Picnic tables Each campsite has a picnic table.
Drinking water Drinking water is available.
Toilets There are vault toilets.
Parking Each campsite can accommodate up to two vehicles.
Tent camping There are 23 campsites at this campground.
Camping trailer There are 23 campsites at this campground
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