Meridian Campground

 

Overview map the Mount Evans Wilderness

Overview map the Mount Evans Wilderness.

  

There are 18 campsites at Meridian Campground, and this is the spur at campsite #16.

This campground has 18 campsites with parking spurs at an elevation of 9,000'. Campground includes picnic table and  fire ring at each campsite, and two vault toilets at different locations.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Check in: 2 pm
Check out: 12 pm (noon)
Quiet hours: 10 pm to 6 am
Reservations: This is a first-come, first-served campground. No reservation is required.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees
$22.00 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 day use fee if not camping overnight.
 
Fees are payable by cash, check or money order.
Open Season: Memorial Day - Labor Day
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer to early fall
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: Highland Park, Bailey
Water: Water available
Restroom: Vault toilet
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:
  • USGS Quad Mt. Evans
  • Pike National Forest
  • National Geographic Trails Illustrated #104 (Idaho Springs / Georgetown/ Loveland Pass)
Contact the South Platte Ranger District at 303.275.5610 for more information.

General Information

Directions:

The following areas are located off of Park County Route 43. From US Highway 285 turn north at the top of Crow Hill on to Park County Route 43 going towards the community of Harris Park.


Recreation Map

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Activities


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RV Camping

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Amenities

Picnic tables
Drinking water
Toilets
Parking
Tent camping
Camping trailer


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