Trappers Lake / Trapline Campground


The Trapline Campground at Trappers Lake has 13 sites. It sits very near the Flat Tops Wilderness boundary, just south of the Trappers Lake Outlet parking area. An RV dump station is available within the Trappers Lake complex.

At a Glance

Rentals & Guides: Boats may be rented at Trappers Lake Lodge.
Fees Check our forest-wide campground table for current pricing. 
Open Season: June 4, 2021 - September 6, 2021
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. The Trapline Campground is on the left.

Recreation Map

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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

No. of Sites 13

RV Camping

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