Marvine Campground


This popular campground is located 36 miles east of Meeker, CO along Marvine Creek. It offers access to a number of trails and lakes within Flat Tops Wilderness and is a good base for hiking, fishing horsebackriding and hunting.

Marvine Trail #1823 and East Marvine Trail #1822 both begin near the campground.

Marvine Campground has six horse campsites. The corrals for public use are at the horse camp sites in the campground; please note that the corrals at the Marvine Trailhead are for outfitter and guide use only. Additional facilities at the campground include tables, fire grates, vault toilets and hand pump drinking water. Livestock may be watered at the stream, about 200 yards from the campground.

At a Glance

Reservations: Reservations are available at  Reservations must be made 3 days ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 months in advance.
Fees Check our forest-wide campground table for current pricing. 
Open Season: May 14, 2021 - October 3, 2021
Usage: Medium
Restrictions: Only certified weed-free forage and bedding is allowed in the campground. The East Marvine and Marvine Trails lead into the Flat Tops Wilderness where regulations apply.
Closest Towns: Meeker, CO
Water: Hand pump
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Blanco Ranger District, 970-878-4039

General Information


The Marvine Campground is located 35 miles east of Meeker, CO. From Meeker, take Colorado Highway 13 east for 1 mile, then turn east on Rio Blanco County Road 8 and follow this for 28 miles. Turn south  at Fritzlans' Guest Ranch, cross the bridge and turn east on Rio Blanco County Road 12. Follow this 6 miles to the Marvine Campground. 


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