Springer Gulch Campground

Area Status: Closed

Springer Gulch Campground is seven miles southwest of Lake George on CR96 in Eleven Mile Canyon. It has 15 campsites with parking spurs 20-28 feet and a maximum trailer length of 25 feet. Camping season begins in May and continues to early October with reduced service. Facilities include toilets, tables, water, and fire rings.

At a Glance

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: $20 camping fee;  $8 day use fee
​Other fees:
$12.00 - Bus/ Van (10 passengers and over) - Day Use.
$50.00 - Annual Pass (cars/ trucks) - 2nd family Annual Pass is $20.00 
$55.00 - Bus/ Van Annual Pass;     
Note: Golden Age/Access Passport Holders Discount applies to one site per vehicle only. Discounts do not apply to the Annual Pass purchase. Government vehicles, disabled veteran plates, and military training participants do not pay the 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 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 pump; no water hook-ups
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Canyon Enterprises
Information Center: South Park Ranger District 719 836-2031

General Information

General Notes:

Springer Gulch Campground is part of the Recreation.gov reservation system.  There is a two night minimum stay on weekends and a three night minimum stay on holidays.  Reservations can be made by calling 1-877-444-6777 or by logging on to www.recreation.gov


From Lake George turn south off Highway 24 ontoCounty Road 96.  Follow County Road 96 into the canyon until you reach the Springer Gulch Campground on your 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

Springer Gulch Campground has 15 campsites.


Camping trailer: There are 15 campsites at this campground.
Picnic tables: Each campsite has a picnic table.
Tent camping: There are 15 campsites at this campground.
Parking: Each campsite can accommodate up to two vehicles.
Toilets: There are vault toilets.
Drinking water: Drinking water is available.

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