Trappers Lake / Bucks Campground


Bucks Campground at Trappers Lake has 10 sites. It sits very near the Wilderness boundary, close to the Trappers Lake Outlet parking area. An RV dump station is available within the Trappers Lake campground complex.

At a Glance

Rentals & Guides: Boats are available for rental at Trappers Lake Lodge.
Fees Check our forest-wide campground table for current pricing. 
Open Season: June 4, 2021 - September 6, 2021
Usage: Light
Restrictions: See: Flat Tops Wilderness Regulations and Campground Regulations
Trappers Lake lies completely within the Flat Tops Wilderness; motorized boats and wheeled carts for boat transport are prohibited
Closest Towns: Meeker is the nearest place to purchase gasoline and supplies.
Water: Yes
Restroom: Yes

General Information

Directions: From Meeker, take Colorado Highway 13 east for 1 mile, then turn right on Rio Blanco County Road 8 and follow this for 39 miles to Trappers Lake Road #205. Turn south on Trappers Lake Road #205, and continue for 10 miles just past the Outlet Trailhead. Bucks Campground is on the left.

Recreation Map

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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

No. of Sites 10 single sites
Reservation Info Not reservable
No. of Accessible sites None

RV Camping

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