East Marvine Campground


The East Marvine Campground has 7 non-reservable campsites with picnic tables, toilet, firegrates, and trash disposal. The campground adjacent to East Marvine Trail #1822 and Marvine Trail #1823. Nearby fishing is available at East Marvine Creek, Marvine Creek, Marvine Lakes, Rainbow Lake & Guthrie Lake.

The Marvine parking areas provide plenty of room for trailers and vehicles. Hitchracks are available in the parking lot, and corrals are available at a charge of $5.00 each, per day. Day use parking is available on the right side of the road and overflow camping (when the campgrounds are full) is available on the left side of the road (regular fees apply). Domestic cattle may be grazing in this area.

There is no potable water available. Livestock may be watered in the stream, approximately 400 yards away.

At a Glance

Reservations: First come, first serve
Fees Check our forest-wide campground table for current pricing. 
Open Season: May 14, 2021 - October 3, 2021
Usage: Light
  • 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: No potable water available
Restroom: Yes
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Blanco Ranger District, 970-878-4039

General Information


The East Marvine Campground is located 35 miles east of Meeker, CO.

From Meeker, CO 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 Trailhead parking area. Domestic cattle may be grazing in the area.

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Campground Camping

No. of Sites 9 single sites; 7 camping, 2 horse camping w/ corrals
Reservation Info Not reservable
No. of Accessible sites None

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