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CAMPGROUND NAME: Aspen

VISIT DATE: 09/15/1999

UPDATE DATE: 3/20/2012

STATE: Colorado

REGION: Rocky Mountain

RANGER DISTRICT: South Park

NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Jefferson

RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation

DIRECTIONS:
In Jefferson, CO, at the Jefferson Lake Road/Michigan Creek Road
sign, turn west onto County Rt. 35 and go 2 miles to end of
pavement and Jefferson Lake campground sign.  Turn right at sign
onto gravel road and go 1.3 miles to Jefferson Lake Recreation
Area entrance booth.  Continue another 1.5 miles to campground
sign.  Turn right at sign into campground.

GENERAL COMMENTS:
The elevation is 9,900 ft.

The campground, one of three in the Jefferson Lake Recreation
Area, is a tight single loop in a stand of young Aspen and mature
spruce.  Most sites are sunny.  Jefferson Lake is a short drive
from the campground.  The campground is the closest to the
Colorado Trail.

This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques.

SEASONS
Open Seasonal: Yes
Open All Year: No

Seasonal Comment:
Open May 23 through October 6 - weather dependent

RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED
Rate: $15 per day

A one-time, per visit, per vehicle fee of $5 is also charged - $40 
annual pass.
Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14

CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION
No. RV Sites: 0
No. Tent Sites: 0
No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 11
   
   Total Sites: 11

Tent Pads: No
Open Sites: Yes
Wooded Sites: Yes
Equestrian Camping: No

No. Tables on Sites: 11
No. Grilles on Sites: 11

RV INFORMATION
Hookups: None
No. RV Pull Throughs: 1
Waste Station: No
Average Parking Apron Size: 13' X 45'

Comments:
The parking aprons are gravel.  There is a waste station (no
potable water) at Texaco gas station in Fairplay, CO near
intersection of US Rt. 285 and State Rt. 9 - fee $3.

FACILITIES
Vaults: Yes
Flush Toilets: No
Hot Showers: No
Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No

Public Phone: No
Playground: No
No. Water Spigots (non-site): 1
  No. Threaded: 0

Comments:
The water spigot is a hand pump.

WATER SPORTS
Lake: Yes
Swimming (provided): No
Sailing: No
Boat Ramp: Yes
Boat Carry Down Access: No
Power Boating: Yes
Boating (no power): Yes
Water Skiing: No
Rafting (whitewater): No
Kayaking (whitewater): No

Comments:
Jefferson Lake is estimated to be 182 acres.  It is a no-wake
lake.

HIKING
Colorado Trail (foot, horse & mtn. bike) - 471 miles
W. Jefferson Loop #643 (foot) - 9 miles

FISHING   
Mackinaw, Brown, Brook and Rainbow trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Blue Mountain VISIT DATE: 08/19/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/20/2012 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Park NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Florissant RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: From Florissant, CO, take US Rt. 24 west 4.4 miles to County Rt. 96 and Elevenmile Canyon signs. Turn left at signs onto Rt. 96 and go 0.9 miles to an intersection. Continue straight onto dirt and gravel road and go 0.6 miles to campground sign. Turn right at sign into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 8,200 ft. The campground is a single loop on a Ponderosa pine dotted hillside. The camping sites are widely spaced and spacious. Because the campground is a short distance away from the South Platte River, it enjoys a more tranquil atmosphere and slower pace. County Rt. 96 follows the track of the Colorado Midland Railroad, the first standard gauge line built through the Colorado Rockies. The drive along this route (Elevenmile Canyon) offers ever- changing views of the South Platte River, rock formations and multi-colored canyon walls. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 1 through October 12 - weather dependent RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $14 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 3 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 17 Total Sites: 20 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 20 No. Grilles on Sites: 20 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 2 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 11' X 40' Comments: The parking aprons are dirt and gravel. There is a waste station (no potable water) at Travel-Port campground 0.8 miles east of Lake George, CO - fee. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 1 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: The water spigot is a hand pump. Hot showers are available at the Travel-Port campground in Lake George, CO - fee $5 for 5- minute shower. WATER SPORTS - None HIKING Hardrock Trail (foot & mountain bike, interpretive) - 1.5 miles FISHING - No

CAMPGROUND NAME: Buffalo VISIT DATE: 09/20/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/20/2012 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Platte NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Bailey RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: From Bailey, CO, take US Rt. 285 north 6.8 miles to County Rt. 126 (Pine Valley Dr.). Turn right onto Rt. 126 and go 13.7 miles to campground sign (Forest Rt. 550). Turn right at sign onto Rt. 550 (dirt) and go 5 miles to campground sign. Turn left into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 7,400 ft. The campground, one of two in the Buffalo Creek Recreation Area, is a single loop located in a stand of Ponderosa pine with grass understory. Some camping sites are well separated. The campground is convenient to Buffalo Creek and, via the Colorado Trail, the Lost Creek Wilderness. Firewood is available for a fee. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $18 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 1 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 35 Total Sites: 36 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: No Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 36 No. Grilles on Sites: 36 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 7 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 17' X 47' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel. Portions of the interior road are badly eroded. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 3 No. Threaded: 1 WATER SPORTS - None HIKING Colorado Trail (foot, horse & mountain bike) - 471 miles There is a 40-mile network of trails in the Buffalo Creek Recreation Area for foot, horse and mountain bike - most popular for mountain bikers. FISHING Brook trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Buffalo Springs VISIT DATE: 09/13/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/20/2012 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Park NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Fairplay RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: From Fairplay, CO, take US Rt. 285 south 13 miles to Buffalo Peaks Road sign (Forest Rt. 431). Turn right at sign onto Rt. 431 (gravel) and go 0.8 miles to campground sign. Turn left at sign and go 0.2 miles to campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 9,000 ft. The campground, a single loop and convenient to US Rt. 285, is nestled among a pleasant mixture of Aspen, spruce and other conifers. The camping sites are widely spaced on rolling hillsides providing good privacy. Volleyball and horseshoe facilities are provided during the summer. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: Yes Seasonal Comment: Services provided May 2 through October 6 - weather denpendent RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $15 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 18 Total Sites: 18 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: No Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 18 No. Grilles on Sites: 18 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 1 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 12' X 55' Comments: The parking aprons are dirt and rocky. There is a waste station (no potable water) at Texaco gas station in Fairplay, CO near intersection of US Rt. 285 and State Rt. 9 - fee. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 1 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: The water spigot is a hand pump. WATER SPORTS - None HIKING - No FISHING - No

CAMPGROUND NAME: Burning Bear VISIT DATE: 09/14/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/24/2010 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Platte NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Jefferson RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Jefferson, CO, take US Rt. 285 east 11.8 miles to Guanella Pass/Georgetown sign (County Rt. 62). Turn left onto Rt. 62 and go 4.5 miles to campground sign. Turn right at sign onto dirt road into campground. NOTE: County Rt. 62 becomes dirt and rough in 0.5 miles, then paved in 4.1 miles. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 9,500 ft. The campground, pack it in, pack it out, is a tight single loop under Lodgepole pines with grass understory. The camping sites are fairly close together providing marginal privacy. The campground borders the Mt. Evans Wilderness. Geneva Park, a large open meadow, is located at campground entrance and provides a pleasant view from some sites. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: Yes Seasonal Comment: Services provided from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $13 per day - off peak season $14 per day - peak season Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 12 Total Sites: 12 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 12 No. Grilles on Sites: 12 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 1 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 12' X 34' Comments: The parking aprons are dirt. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 1 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: The water spigot is a hand pump. WATER SPORTS - None HIKING - No Comments: Convenient to the Burning Bear Trail #601 which is 5 miles long (foot and horse) and provides access to the Mt. Evans Wilderness network of trails. FISHING - No Comments: Convenient to Geneva Creek for Brook trout fishing.

CAMPGROUND NAME: Colorado VISIT DATE: 09/21/1999 UPDATE DATE: 1/29/2014 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: Pikes Peak NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Woodland Park RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: From Woodland Park, CO, take State Rt. 67 north 3.5 miles to campground sign. Turn right into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 7,800 ft. The campground meanders through a very large stand of mature Ponderosa pines, winding and looping along the rolling hillsides. Look for the Black Tufted squirrels. The understory is grass, some sites are close together and privacy is limited. The campground is across the road from the Centennial Trail, next to State Rt. 67 and convenient to Woodland Park, CO. This campground is often used as the base for visiting attractions in the Pikes Peak area. Some of the attractions are: Pikes Peak, the Air Force Academy and Garden of the Gods. The campground will often fill early in the afternoon. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 28 through September 7 RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $20 per day - single $40 per day - double Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 77 Total Sites: 77 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 77 No. Grilles on Sites: 77 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 25 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 15' X 52' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel or paved. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 7 No. Threaded: 0 WATER SPORTS - None Comments: The campground is convenient to the 5-acre Manitou Lake - no motors. HIKING Manitau Lake connector trail (foot) - 0.25 miles Centennial Trail (paved and wheelchair friendly - foot, roller blade, mountain bike) - 7 miles FISHING - No Comments: Rainbow trout in the nearby Manitau Lake.

CAMPGROUND NAME: Deer Creek VISIT DATE: 09/20/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/24/2010 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Platte NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Bailey RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Bailey, CO, take US Rt. 285 north 2.4 miles to Deer Creek sign and traffic light. Turn left at traffic light, then immediately right onto County Rt. 43, and go 6.9 miles to a "Y" intersection. Bear left, staying on Rt. 43, and go 1.4 miles to campground sign. Turn left into campground. NOTE: Last 0.6 miles of County Rt. 43 is narrow in places and dirt. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 9,000 ft. This little campground, pack it in, pack it out, is nestled in a grove of mature, mixed conifers with heavy grass understory. It is next to Deer Creek and convenient to the Mt. Evans Wilderness. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: Yes Seasonal Comment: Services provided from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $13 per day - off peak season $14 per day - peak season Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 3 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 10 Total Sites: 13 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 13 No. Grilles on Sites: 13 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 0 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 11' X 53' Comments: The parking aprons are dirt. Interior road is eroded in places. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 1 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: The water spigot is a hand pump. WATER SPORTS - None HIKING - No Comments: The campground is convenient to the Tanglewood Trailhead which accesses Mt. Evans Wilderness and its network of trails. FISHING Brook trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Devils Head VISIT DATE: 09/22/0999 UPDATE DATE: 3/24/2010 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Platte NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Sedalia RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Sedalia, CO, take State Rt. 67 west 9.7 miles to Rampart Range Road sign. Turn left at sign onto Rampart Range Road (gravel) and go 9.1 miles to an intersection and Devils Head sign. Continue straight and go 0.4 miles to campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 8,800 ft. The campground, one of three located in the Rampart Range Recreation Area, is composed of two sections. The smaller, upper section is on a hilltop among Douglas fir and huge boulders. The lower section meanders down the hillside along an Aspen-lined gully. The campground's interior roads and parking aprons are heavily eroded. Adjacent to the lower section is the Devils Head National Recreation Trail which leads to the last working fire tower in the Forest. The Rampart Recreation Area is known for its many and various levels of ATV and dirt bike trails. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Opening and closing dependent on weather. Contact South Platte District Ranger office for dates. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $15 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 21 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 0 Total Sites: 21 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: No Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 21 No. Grilles on Sites: 17 RV INFORMATION Comments: Pop-up tents and slide-in RVs will fit into a small number of camping sites. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 6 No. Threaded: 0 WATER SPORTS - None HIKING Devils Head National Recreation Trail (interpretive - foot & horse) - 1.5 miles FISHING - No

CAMPGROUND NAME: Flat Rocks VISIT DATE: 09/22/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/24/2010 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Platte NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Sedalia RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Sedalia, CO, take State Rt. 67 west 9.7 miles to Rampart Range Road sign. Turn left at sign onto Rampart Range Rd. (gravel) and go 4.7 miles to campground sign. Turn right at sign and go 0.3 miles to campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 8,200 ft. The campground, one of three in the Rampart Range Recreation Area, is in the middle of the Rampart Range and stretches along a ridge among Douglas fir, Ponderosa pine and Aspen. Access to a network of trails for ATV, dirt bikes and hiking is available both inside and outside the campground. The understory is grass and there is minimal privacy between camping sites. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Opening and closing dependent on the weather; check with the Ranger District Office. Services provided from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $15 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 18 Total Sites: 18 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: No Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 18 No. Grilles on Sites: 18 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 0 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 13' X 34' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 3 No. Threaded: 0 WATER SPORTS - None HIKING The campground is in the heart of the Rampart Range network of foot, ATV and dirt bike trails. FISHING - No

CAMPGROUND NAME: Fourmile VISIT DATE: 09/13/1999 UPDATE DATE:3/31/2009 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Park NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Fairplay RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Fairplay, CO, take US Rt. 285 south 1.1 miles to Fourmile Creek Road sign (County Rt. 18). Turn right at sign onto Rt. 18 (dirt and gravel) and go 2.1 miles to an intersection (no signs). Continue straight another 8.7 miles to campground sign. Turn right into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 10,600 ft. The campground stretches out along a mountainside, along Fourmile Creek, among spruce, Bristlecone and Limber pine and Aspen. Since the campground is very rocky, finding a comfortable spot to pitch a tent could be a challenge. The campground is located near Horseshoe Mt. with its text book example of a glacial cirque. County Rt. 18 is the Horseshoe/Fourmile Historic Auto Tour. Pick up interpretive brochure from the South Park Ranger District Office in Fairplay. The nearby Limber Grove Trail winds through a stand of mixed conifers up a mountainside then across a barren talus field to a secluded grove of 1,000 year old (plus) Limber pine. Vistas along the way are delightful, but the sight of those "old ones" with their huge, twisted trunks and branches is awesome. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 1 through October 12 - weather dependent RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $12 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 14 Total Sites: 14 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: No Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 14 No. Grilles on Sites: 14 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 0 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 11' X 47' Comments: The parking aprons are dirt and rocky. There is a waste station (no potable water) at Texaco gas station in Fairplay, CO near intersection of US Rt. 285 and State Rt. 9 - fee $3. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 1 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: The water spigot is a hand pump. WATER SPORTS - None HIKING Limber Grove Trail (foot) - 1.5 miles FISHING Rainbow and Brown trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Geneva Park VISIT DATE: 09/14/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/20/2012 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Platte NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Jefferson RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: From Jefferson, CO, take US Rt. 285 east 11.8 miles to Guanella Pass/Georgetown sign (County Rt. 62). Turn left onto Rt. 62 and go 6.9 miles to "Y" intersection (Forest Rt. 119). Bear left onto Rt. 119 (dirt) and go 0.3 miles to campground sign. Turn left at sign and go 0.1 miles to campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 9,800 ft. The campground, pack it in, pack it out, is "Q" shaped in a thick stand of Lodgepole pines. There is no understory, but sites are well separated providing some privacy. The views of surrounding area are limited by denseness of trees. The Geneva Creek is at entrance to campground. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $16 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 1 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 25 Total Sites: 26 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 25 No. Grilles on Sites: 23 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 1 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 14' X 37' Comments: The parking aprons are dirt. The interior road is very rough. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 1 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: The water spigot is a hand pump. WATER SPORTS - None HIKING - No FISHING - No

CAMPGROUND NAME: Goose Creek VISIT DATE: 09/23/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/24/2010 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Platte NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Woodland Park RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Woodland Park, CO, take County Rt. 67 north 20.6 miles to "Y" intersection (in Deckers, CO). Bear left onto County Rt. 126 and go 2.8 miles to Goose Creek campground sign. Turn left at sign onto dirt road and go 2 miles to intersection and another campground sign. Turn right at sign and go 1.1 miles to another intersection (Forest Rt. 211). Continue straight onto Rt. 211 and go 5.3 miles to another "Y" intersection and Goose Creek sign. Bear right and go 0.2 miles to still another "Y" intersection. Bear left and go 2.8 miles to campground sign. Turn left into campground. NOTE: From County Rt. 126, road is dirt, eroded in places and varies from single lane to two lane. The roads are a mixture of washboard, potholes, level, steep and curvy. Coaches and high profile 5th wheels are not recommended. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 8,100 ft. This pretty campground, located along Goose Creek, is under a heavy canopy of spruce trees and some grass understory. The sound of the creek can be heard throughout the campground. It is pack it in, pack it out. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open Memorial Day through Labor Day RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $15 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 1 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 9 Total Sites: 10 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 10 No. Grilles on Sites: 10 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 1 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 13' X 40' Comments: The parking aprons are dirt. There is a waste station (no potable water) available at Horse Creek Cafe/Saloon, located 2 miles south of Deckers, CO on County Rt. 67 - fee. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 1 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: The water spigot is a hand pump. WATER SPORTS - None HIKING - No FISHING Brook trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Handcart VISIT DATE: 09/14/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/24/2010 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Platte NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Jefferson RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Jefferson, CO, take US Rt. 285 east 8.5 miles to County Rt. 60 sign. Turn left onto Rt. 60 (dirt) and go 4.9 miles to campground on left. NOTE: County Rt. 60 is very rough - filled with deep potholes. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 9,800 ft. The campground, pack it in, pack it out, is located next to Hall Creek in a dense grove of mixed conifers. Most of the camping sites are walk-ins. This is a popular campground for OHV enthusiasts. Close by is an active mine (weekends) which produces the reddish color of Hall Creek. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open Memorial Day weekend; closure dependent on the weather. Services provided from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $14 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 10 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 0 Total Sites: 10 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 10 No. Grilles on Sites: 10 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 0 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 0 FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 1 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: The water spigot is a hand pump. WATER SPORTS - None HIKING - No FISHING - No

CAMPGROUND NAME: Horseshoe VISIT DATE: 09/13/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/20/2012 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Park NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Fairplay RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: From Fairplay, CO, take US Rt. 285 south 1.1 miles to Fourmile Creek Road sign (County Rt. 18). Turn right at sign onto Rt. 18 (dirt and gravel) and go 2.1 miles to an intersection (no signs). Continue straight another 5.8 miles to campground sign. Turn left at sign and go 0.2 miles to campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 10,600 ft. The campground, off a grass meadow, is a single loop among heavily wooded Aspen, Bristlecone pines and Engelmann spruce. There is good privacy between sites. The campground is near the town site of Homestead of which little remains. County Rt. 18 is the Horseshoe/Fourmile Historic Auto Tour. Pick up interpretive brochure from the South Park Ranger District Office in Fairplay. The nearby Limber Grove Trail winds through a stand of mixed conifers up a mountainside then across a barren talus field to a secluded grove of 1,000 year old (plus) Limber pine. Vistas along the way are delightful, but the sight of those "old ones" with their huge, twisted trunks and branches is awesome. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 2 through October 6 RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $15 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 2 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 16 Total Sites: 18 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 18 No. Grilles on Sites: 16 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 1 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 15' X 40' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel. There is a waste station (no potable water) at Texaco gas station in Fairplay, CO near intersection of US Rt. 285 and State Rt. 9 - fee $3. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 1 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: The water spigot is a hand pump. WATER SPORTS - None HIKING Limber Grove Trail (foot) - 1.5 miles FISHING - No Comments: The campground is convenient to Fourmile Creek with Brown and Rainbow trout fishing.

CAMPGROUND NAME: Indian Creek VISIT DATE: 09/22/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/20/2012 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Platte NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Sedalia RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation* DIRECTIONS: From Sedalia, CO, take State Rt. 67 west 10.1 miles to campground sign. Turn right at sign into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 7,500 ft. *Reservations are accepted only for equestrian campers The campground is composed of three loops in a transition zone comprised of Ponderosa pine, Gamble oak, Aspen, spruce and Rocky Mountain maple. Seven campsites, in one loop, are designated for equestrian campers and hitching rails are available. A day trip from the campground is a scenic drive along the CCC (Civilian Conservation Corps) constructed Rampart Range Road, just east of the campground. Weed-free hay only in campground. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $18 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 18 Total Sites: 18 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: YesNo No. Tables on Sites: 18 No. Grilles on Sites: 18 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 2 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 14' X 35' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 3 No. Threaded: 0 WATER SPORTS - None HIKING Indian Creek Equestrian Trail (foot & horse) - 12 miles Provides access to the Rampart Range. FISHING - No

CAMPGROUND NAME: Jefferson Creek VISIT DATE: 09/15/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/20/2012 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Park NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Jefferson RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: In Jefferson, CO, at the Jefferson Lake Road/Michigan Creek Road sign, turn west onto County Rt. 35 and go 2 miles to end of pavement and Jefferson Lake campground sign. Turn right at sign onto gravel road and go 1.3 miles to Jefferson Lake Recreation Area entrance booth. Continue another 2.4 miles to campground sign. Turn left at sign into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 10,100 ft. The campground, one of three in the Jefferson Lake Recreation Area, stretches along a ridge well above Jefferson Creek among a mixture of conifers, including spruce, Lodgepole and Bristlecone. Little understory provides limited privacy between camping sites. Jefferson Lake is about a mile from the campground. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 23 through October 6 RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $15 per day A one-time, per visit, per vehicle fee of $5 is also charged - $40 for annual pass. Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 16 Total Sites: 16 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 16 No. Grilles on Sites: 16 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 2 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 12' X 39' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel. There is a waste station (no potable water) at Texaco gas station in Fairplay, CO near intersection of US Rt. 285 and State Rt. 9 - fee. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 2 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: The water spigots are hand pumps. WATER SPORTS Lake: Yes Swimming (provided): No Sailing: No Boat Ramp: Yes Boat Carry Down Access: No Power Boating: Yes Boating (no power): Yes Water Skiing: No Rafting (whitewater): No Kayaking (whitewater): No Comments: Jefferson Lake is estimated to be 182 acres. It is a no-wake lake. HIKING Colorado Trail (foot, horse & mtn. bike) - 471 miles W. Jefferson Loop #643 (foot) - 9 miles FISHING Mackinaw, Brown, Brook and Rainbow trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Kelsey VISIT DATE: 09/20/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/20/2012 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Platte NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Bailey RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: From Bailey, CO, take US Rt. 285 north 6.8 miles to County Rt. 126 (Pine Valley Dr.). Turn right onto Rt. 126 and go 17 miles to campground sign. Turn right at sign into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 8,000 ft. The campground, adjacent to County Rt. 126, is a single loop among Ponderosa, Douglas fir and spruce trees with grass understory. The interior road is tear drop shape making it impossible for RVs to make a second pass without exiting campground. Camping sites are reasonably separated providing adequate privacy. Firewood is available for a fee. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $18 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 16 Total Sites: 16 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: No Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 16 No. Grilles on Sites: 16 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 0 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 10' X 47' Comments: The parking aprons are paved. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No WATER SPORTS - None HIKING - No FISHING - No

CAMPGROUND NAME: Kenosha Pass VISIT DATE: 09/14/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/20/2012 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Platte NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Jefferson RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Jefferson, CO, take US Rt. 285 east 4.2 miles to campground sign. Turn left into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 10,000 ft. The campground is a single loop among Aspen and Lodgepole trees. Sections of the interior road are rough with some erosion on the parking aprons. The campground is convenient to US Rt. 285 for an overnight stay and Colorado Trail for thru-hikers. It is popular for cool summer temperatures and fall colors. Young Aspen provide adequate privacy between camping sites. Across US Rt. 285 from campground entrance is the Kenosha Pass Interpretive Area where there is a short walk (0.25) miles) that follows the Denver, South Park and Pacific Railroad tracks to a wildlife viewing area. It is wheelchair friendly. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $18 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 24 Total Sites: 24 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: No Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 24 No. Grilles on Sites: 24 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 2 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 11' X 46' Comments: The parking aprons are dirt and gravel. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 1 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: The water spigot is a hand pump. WATER SPORTS - None HIKING Colorado Trail (foot, horse & mountain bike) - 471 miles FISHING - No

CAMPGROUND NAME: Lodgepole VISIT DATE: 09/15/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/20/2012 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Park NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Jefferson RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: In Jefferson, CO, at the Jefferson Lake Road/Michigan Creek Road sign, turn west onto County Rt. 35 and go 2 miles to end of pavement and Jefferson Lake campground sign. Turn right at sign onto gravel road and go 1.3 miles to Jefferson Lake Recreation Area entrance booth. Continue another 1.2 miles to campground sign. Turn left into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 9,900 ft. The campground, one of three in the Jefferson Lake Recreation Area, is a large single loop among Aspen and mixed conifer trees. Very little understory provides minimal privacy between camping sites, especially for those on the inside of loop. A connector trail between sites 10 and 11 provides access to the Colorado and W. Jefferson Loop Trails. Jefferson Lake is a short drive from the campground. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 23 through October 6 RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $15 per day NOTE: A one-time, per visit, per vehicle fee of $5 is also charged - $40 for annual pass. Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 34 Total Sites: 34 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 34 No. Grilles on Sites: 34 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 3 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 12' X 48' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel and dirt. There is a waste station (no potable water) at Texaco gas station in Fairplay, CO near intersection of US Rt. 285 and State Rt. 9 - fee. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 2 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: The water spigots are hand pumps. WATER SPORTS Lake: Yes Swimming (provided): No Sailing: No Boat Ramp: Yes Boat Carry Down Access: No Power Boating: Yes Boating (no power): Yes Water Skiing: No Rafting (whitewater): No Kayaking (whitewater): No Comments: Jefferson Lake is estimated to be 182 acres. It is a no-wake lake. HIKING Colorado Trail (foot, horse & mtn. bike) - 471 miles W. Jefferson Loop #643 (foot) - 9 miles FISHING Rainbow, Brown, Brook and Mackinaw trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Lone Rock VISIT DATE: 09/22/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/20/2012 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Platte NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Woodland Park RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: From Woodland Park, CO, take State Rt. 67 north 20.6 miles to a "Y" intersection (County Rt. 126 in Deckers, CO). Bear left at intersection onto Rt. 126 (no sign) and go 0.7 miles to campground sign. Turn left at sign into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation 6,400 ft. The campground switchbacks down a hillside to the Gold Medal (fishing) South Platte River. Most of the camping sites are in the open with some adjacent to the river. Most of the sites have a view of the river providing a view of the anglers, ducks and deer across the way on a steep hillside. Tubing is possible on the river. There are limited groceries in Decker. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: Yes Seasonal Comment: No water after first major freeze. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $18 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 3 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 15 Total Sites: 18 Tent Pads: Yes Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 18 No. Grilles on Sites: 18 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 5 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 14' X 46' Comments: The parking aprons are paved. The pull-throughs are parallel parking. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 4 No. Threaded: 3 WATER SPORTS - None HIKING - No Comments: The campground is convenient to the Gill Trailhead FISHING Rainbow and Brown trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Lost Park VISIT DATE: 09/14/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/31/2009 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Park NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Jefferson RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Jefferson, CO, take US Rt. 285 east 1 mile to National Forest Access/Lost Park Rd. sign. Turn right at sign onto dirt road and go 19.7 miles to campground. NOTE: The dirt road eventually becomes identified as Forest Rt. 56. It is mostly one lane with some turnouts. Expect washboard surface conditions. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 10,000 ft. The campground, pack it in, pack it out, is composed of two sections. One is on a ridge, under Lodgepole pine, overlooking a valley and mountains in the background. The other section, next to Lost Park Creek, is below and on the other side of the ridge under spruce, mostly Blue. The campground is adjacent to the Lost Creek Wilderness. Almost every site has a view of Lost Creek Wilderness and the mountains. It is a long way from everything but attractive and worth the bumpy drive. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 23 through October 6 - weather dependent RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $8 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 12 Total Sites: 12 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 12 No. Grilles on Sites: 12 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 0 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 14' X 41' Comments: The parking aprons are dirt. Because of erosion, some parking aprons are irregular in shape. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 1 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: The water spigot is hand pump. WATER SPORTS - None HIKING Lost Park/Wigwam Trailhead #609 (foot & horse) - 6 miles Brookside-McCurdy Trail #607 (foot & horse) - 5 miles Both trails access the Lost Creek Wilderness and network of trails. FISHING Rainbow and Brook trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Meadow Ridge VISIT DATE: 08/18/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/20/2012 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: Pikes Peak NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Woodland Park RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: In Woodland Park, Co, at intersection of US Rt. 24 and Baldwin St., take Baldwin St. north 2 miles to Rampart Reservoir sign (Loy Creek Rd.). Turn right onto Loy Creek Rd. and go 1.5 miles to another Rampart Reservoir sign (Forest Rt. 300). Turn right at sign onto Rt. 300 (gravel) and go 3.9 miles to Rampart Reservoir Entrance Gate sign. Turn left at sign onto paved road and go 0.9 miles to campground sign. Turn left at sign and go 0.5 miles to campground. NOTE: Baldwin St. becomes Rampart Range Rd. in 0.6 miles. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 9,200 ft. The campground, one of two in the Rampart Reservoir Recreation Area, is located on a ridge above Rampart Reservoir with grass meadows and areas of spruce, Douglas fir, Aspen and Ponderosa trees. This campground is slightly more RV friendly than Thunder Ridge campground with longer pull-throughs and wider aprons. The water level of the reservoir is dependent on demand. Grass understory limits privacy between camping sites. Firewood is available for a fee. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 9 through October 20 - weather dependent. No potable water after first major freeze. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $20 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 18 Total Sites: 18 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 18 No. Grilles on Sites: 18 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 3 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 12' X 49' Comments: The parking aprons are paved. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 7 No. Threaded: 0 WATER SPORTS Lake: Yes Swimming (provided): No Sailing: No Boat Ramp: Yes Boat Carry Down Access: No Power Boating: Yes Boating (no power): Yes Water Skiing: No Rafting (whitewater): No Kayaking (whitewater): No Comments: Rampart Reservoir is 320 acres - no wake. The boat ramp in on north side of dam, 2.6 miles from campground. HIKING Rampart Reservoir Trail (foot & mountain bike) - 14 miles Aspen Grove Nature Trail (foot) - 1 mile Nichols Reservoir Trail (foot) - 1.8 miles FISHING Rainbow and Mackinaw trout NOTE: See note under Water Sports above.

CAMPGROUND NAME: Meridian VISIT DATE: 05/17/2002 UPDATE DATE: 3/24/2010 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Platte NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Bailey RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Bailey, CO, take US Rt. 285 north 2.4 miles to Deer Creek sign and traffic light. Turn left at traffic light, then immediately right onto County Rt. 43, and go 6.9 miles to a "Y" intersection (County Rt. 47). Bear right onto Rt. 47 and go 0.9 miles to campground sign. Turn left at sign and go 0.3 miles to campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 9,000 ft. The campground is a single loop in a stand of young Ponderosa pine. The understory is grass with some camping sites close together. The privacy between sites is minimal. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $14 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 18 Total Sites: 18 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: No Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 18 No. Grilles on Sites: 18 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 1 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 11' X 58' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 1 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: The water spigot is a hand pump. WATER SPORTS - None HIKING - No FISHING - No

CAMPGROUND NAME: Michigan Creek VISIT DATE: 09/15/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/31/2009 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Park NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Jefferson RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: In Jefferson, CO, at the Jefferson Lake Road/Michigan Creek Road sign, turn west onto County Rt. 35 and go 2 miles to end of pavement and Jefferson Lake campground sign. Continue straight onto a gravel road and go 0.9 miles to Michigan Creek campground sign at a "Y" intersection (County Rt. 54). Bear right at sign onto Rt. 54 and go 2.5 miles to another "Y" intersection. Bear left and go 0.6 miles to campground sign. Turn left at sign into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 10,000 ft. The campground, pack it in, pack it out, stretches through an area of spruce and grass meadow, lined with Aspen. Most camping sites are open, but separation between them provides adequate privacy. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 23 through October 6 - weather dependent RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $8 per day $16 per day - "buddy" sites Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 13 Total Sites: 13 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 13 No. Grilles on Sites: 13 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 0 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 10.5' X 50' Comments: The parking aprons are dirt and gravel. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 1 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: The water spigot is a hand pump. WATER SPORTS - None HIKING - No FISHING - No Comments: The campground is convenient to Michigan Creek for Rainbow and Brown trout fishing.

CAMPGROUND NAME: Osprey VISIT DATE: 09/22/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/24/2010 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Platte NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Woodland Park RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Woodland Park, CO, take State Rt. 67 north 29.6 miles to campground on left. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 6,400 ft. The campground is located in an open field adjacent to South Platte River. Tubing might be possible on the river, but the campground is likely a popular location for anglers. No privacy between camping sites. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: Yes Seasonal Comment: Services provided Memorial Day through Labor Day. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $12 per day - peak season $7 per day - off peak season Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 13 Total Sites: 13 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: No Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 0 No. Grilles on Sites: 13 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 0 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 20' X 20' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel. Parking is parking lot style or side-by-side. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 0 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: Vaults are porta-potties that are removed during off season. WATER SPORTS - None HIKING - No FISHING Brown and Rainbow trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Ouzel VISIT DATE: 09/22/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/24/2010 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Platte NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Woodland Park RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Woodland Park, CO, take State Rt. 67 north 26.8 miles to a large open parking lot. Turn left into parking lot and drive through an opening in some shrubs into the campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 6,500 ft. The campground is located in an open field adjacent to South Platte River. Tubing might be possible on the river, but the campground is likely a popular location for anglers. No privacy between camping sites. A few Cottonwoods and Ponderosa pine provide partial shade to two or three camping sites. However, there is insufficient vegetation to classify the campground as wooded. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: Yes Seasonal Comment: Services provided Memorial Day through Labor Day RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $12 per day - peak season $7 per day - off peak season Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 13 Total Sites: 13 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: No Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 0 No. Grilles on Sites: 13 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 0 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 20' X 25' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel. Parking is parking lot style or side-by-side. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 0 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: Vaults are porta-potties that are removed during off season. WATER SPORTS - None HIKING - No FISHING Brown and Rainbow trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Painted Rocks VISIT DATE: 09/21/1999 UPDATE DATE: 1/29/2014 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: Pikes Peak NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Woodland Park RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: From Woodland Park, CO, take State Rt. 67 north 3.9 miles to campground sign (County Rt. 78). Turn left at sign onto Rt. 78 (dirt) and go 0.4 miles to another campground sign. Turn left into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 7,800 ft. The campground is composed of two loops at the edge of a meadow. The loop on the right of entrance is nicely shaded with mature Ponderosa pines. The loop on the left is closer to the "painted rocks" (actually weathered piles of red rock) with more open sites. All the camping sites are widely separated affording lots of privacy even though the understory is grass. This campground is often used as the base for visiting attractions in the Pikes Peak area. These attractions, to name a few, range from Pikes Peak to the Air Force Academy to the Garden of the Gods. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 28 through September 7 RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $19 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 3 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 15 Total Sites: 18 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 18 No. Grilles on Sites: 18 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 1 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 11' X 52' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel. NOTE: Because of erosion and tight configuration of campground, access by large travel trailers and motorhomes is not recommended. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 3 No. Threaded: 0 WATER SPORTS - None HIKING - No FISHING - No

CAMPGROUND NAME: Platte River VISIT DATE: 09/22/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/24/2010 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Platte NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Woodland Park RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Woodland Park, CO, take State Rt. 67 north 20.6 miles to "Y" intersection (County Rt. 67 and State Rt. 126) in Deckers, CO. Bear right onto County Rt. 67 and go 3.9 miles to campground sign. Turn right into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 6,300 ft. The campground is on a small rise adjacent to the South Platte River. Some sites are shaded with Ponderosa pine and the understory is grass. The campground is popular for anglers and tubing is possible on the river. Although the vault is wheelchair friendly, access to and from the camping sites may be a challenge for some. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: Yes Comments: Services provided Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $13/$12/$7 per day - depending on services available Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 10 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 0 Total Sites: 10 Tent Pads: Yes Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 10 No. Grilles on Sites: 10 FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 0 No. Threaded: 0 WATER SPORTS - None HIKING - No FISHING Rainbow and Brown trout. There is wheelchair friendly fishing area.

CAMPGROUND NAME: Riverside VISIT DATE: 08/19/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/20/2012 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Park NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Florissant RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: From Florissant, CO, take US Rt. 24 west 4.4 miles to County Rt. 96 and Elevenmile Canyon signs. Turn left at signs onto Rt. 96 and go 0.9 miles to an intersection. Bear right onto dirt and gravel road and go 1.7 miles to campground sign. Turn left into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 8,000 ft. The campground parallels County Rt. 96 with large, level open camping sites. All tent sites are walk-ins with a few nestled among Ponderosa pines on a hillside. South Platte River flows by on other side of Rt. 96. Benches along the river provide a pleasant place to sit and watch the anglers and wildlife. County Rt. 96 follows the track of the Colorado Midland Railroad, the first standard gauge line built through the Colorado Rockies. The drive along this route (Elevenmile Canyon) offers ever- changing views of the South Platte River, rock formations and multi-colored canyon walls. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: Yes Comment: Full services provided May 6 through October 10. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $15 per day A one-time, per visit, per vehicle fee of $5 is also charged - $40 for annual pass. Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 11 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 7 Total Sites: 18 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 18 No. Grilles on Sites: 18 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 2 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 14.5' X 50' Comments: The parking aprons are grass and gravel. Water is hauled into campground; recommend filling water tank before arriving. There is a waste station (no potable water) at Travel-Port campground 0.8 miles east of Lake George, CO - fee $3. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 1 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: Drinking water is hauled in and dispensed through a "water buffalo." Hot showers are available at the Travel-Port campground in Lake George, CO - fee $5 for 5-minute shower. WATER SPORTS - None HIKING Hardrock Trail (foot, mountain bike, interpretive) - 1.5 miles FISHING Rainbow, Cutthroat and Brown trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Round Mountain VISIT DATE: 08/19/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/20/2012 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Park NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Florissant RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: From Florissant, CO, take US Rt. 24 west 10.3 miles to campground sign. Turn right at sign onto dirt road and go 0.2 miles to campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 8,500 ft. The campground is a single loop of widely spaced sites among Ponderosa pine and a few young Aspen. This is a good campground for overnight campers with easy in/out access to US Rt. 24. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 26 through October 6 RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $12 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 16 Total Sites: 16 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 16 No. Grilles on Sites: 16 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 0 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 13.5' X 52' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 1 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: The water spigot is a hand pump. WATER SPORTS - None HIKING - No FISHING - No

CAMPGROUND NAME: Selkirk VISIT DATE: 09/11/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/31/2009 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Park NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Fairplay RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Fairplay, CO, take US Rt. 285 north 9.2 miles to Boreas Pass/Como sign. Turn left onto dirt road and go 3.8 miles to campground sign. Turn right at sign and go 3.4 miles to another campground sign. Turn left at sign and go 1.4 miles to still another campground sign. Turn right at sign and go 0.2 miles to campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 10,500 ft. The campground, pack it in, pack it out, is a single loop through a grove of Lodgepole and Engelmann spruce. About half the campground borders the South Fork of the Tarryall River. The campground is one of the few places in the Forest where one can pan for gold. The Boreas Pass Auto Tour (Como to Breckenridge, CO) is a nice day trip from campground. Pick up interpretive pamphlet from the South Park Ranger District Office. A portion of the route to campground is along the narrow gauge track bed of the Denver, South Park and Pacific Railroad. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 23 through October 6 - weather dependent RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $8 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 14 Total Sites: 14 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: No Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 14 No. Grilles on Sites: 14 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 0 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 11.5' X 36' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel. There is waste station (no potable water) at Texaco gas station in Fairplay, CO on US Rt. 285 - fee. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 0 No. Threaded: 0 WATER SPORTS - None HIKING - No Comments: Campground is convenient to the Gold Dust Trail (foot, horse & mountain bike) - 5 miles FISHING Brown and Rainbow trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: South Meadows VISIT DATE: 09/21/1999 UPDATE DATE: 1/29/2014 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: Pikes Peak NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Woodland Park RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: From Woodland Park, CO, take State Rt. 67 north 2.4 miles to campground sign. Turn left at sign into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 8,000 ft. The campground is composed of several loops within loops winding through a stand of mature Ponderosa pines. The campground is adjacent to Centennial Trail, convenient to Woodland Park, CO and next to State Rt. 67. Most sites are close together with only grass understory to provide privacy. This campground is often used as the base for visiting attractions in the Pikes Peak area. Some of the attractions are: Pikes Peak, the Air Force Academy and Garden of the Gods. The campground will often fill early in the afternoon. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open April through October - weather dependent RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $20 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 64 Total Sites: 64 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 64 No. Grilles on Sites: 64 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 28 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 13' X 63' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: Yes Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 6 No. Threaded: 0 WATER SPORTS - None HIKING Centennial Trail (paved and wheelchair friendly - foot, roller blade, mountain bike) - 7 miles FISHING - No

CAMPGROUND NAME: Spillway VISIT DATE: 08/19/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/20/2012 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Park NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Florissant RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: From Florissant, CO, take US Rt. 24 west 4.4 miles to County Rt. 96 and Elevenmile Canyon signs. Turn left at signs onto Rt. 96 and go 0.9 miles to an intersection. Bear right onto dirt and gravel road and go 8.5 miles to campground sign. Turn right at sign and go 0.1 miles to campground. NOTE: Last few miles of road are intermittently rough and narrow. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 8,500 ft. The campground is located at the end of Elevenmile Canyon and is the nearest campground to the Elevenmile Reservoir (no access permitted). The campground is a loop in a tear-drop shape with some outside camping sites tucked in among boulders and others are adjacent to South Platte River. Scattered Ponderosa pine and spruce provide a little shade to some sites. County Rt. 96 follows the track of the Colorado Midland Railroad, the first standard gauge line built through the Colorado Rockies. The drive along this route (Elevenmile Canyon) offers ever- changing views of the South Platte River, rock formations and multi-colored canyon walls. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 2 through October 6 RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $15 per day NOTE: A one-time, per visit, per vehicle fee of $5 is also charged - $40 for annual pass. Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 10 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 13 Total Sites: 23 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: No Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 23 No. Grilles on Sites: 23 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 4 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 11' X 45' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel. The tear-drop interior road makes it difficult for RVs to make a second pass. There is a waste station (no potable water) at Travel-Port campground 0.8 miles east of Lake George, CO - fee. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 2 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: The water spigots are hand pumps. Hot showers are available at the Travel-Port campground in Lake George, CO - fee $5 for 5- minute shower. WATER SPORTS - None HIKING Overlook Trail #641 (foot) - 0.5 miles FISHING Rainbow, Cutthroat and Brown trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Springdale VISIT DATE: 08/18/1999 UPDATE DATE: 1/29/2014 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: Pikes Peak NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Woodland Park RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: In Woodland Park, CO, at intersection of US Rt. 24 and Baldwin St., take Baldwin St. north 2 miles to Rampart Reservoir sign (Loy Creek Rd.). Turn right onto Loy Creek Rd. and go 1.5 miles to another Rampart Reservoir sign (Forest Rt. 300). Turn right at sign onto Rt. 300 (gravel) and go 0.7 miles to campground sign. Turn left at sign into campground. NOTE: Baldwin St. becomes Rampart Range Rd. in 0.6 miles. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 9,100 ft. This little campground, convenient to Rampart Reservoir, is away from the "water-loving" crowds. Camping sites either hug a wildflower-dotted meadow or are nestled under a pleasant mixture of conifers and Aspen. Firewood is available for a fee. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 28 through September 7 RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $14 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 1 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 11 Total Sites: 12 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 12 No. Grilles on Sites: 12 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 1 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 12.5' X 41' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 0 No. Threaded: 0 WATER SPORTS - None HIKING - No FISHING - No

CAMPGROUND NAME: Springer Gulch VISIT DATE: 08/19/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/20/2012 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Park NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Florissant RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: From Florissant, CO, take US Rt. 24 west 4.4 miles to County Rt. 96 and Elevenmile Canyon signs. Turn left at signs onto Rt. 96 and go 0.9 miles to an intersection. Bear right onto dirt and gravel road and go 5.5 miles to campground sign. Turn right at sign into campground. NOTE: Last few miles of road is intermittently rough and narrow. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 8,300 ft. The campground meanders its way up a narrow gulch. Most camping sites are terraced with parking aprons at one level and table/grille at another. Ponderosa, Aspen and fir become more dense further up the gulch. The South Platte River is nearby for trout fishing. County Rt. 96 follows the track of the Colorado Midland Railroad, the first standard gauge line built through the Colorado Rockies. The drive along this route (Elevenmile Canyon) offers ever- changing views of the South Platte River, rock formations and multi-colored canyon walls. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 2 through October 6 RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $15 per day NOTE: A one-time, per visit, per vehicle fee of $5 is also charged - $40 for annual pass. Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 1 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 13 Total Sites: 14 Tent Pads: Yes Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 14 No. Grilles on Sites: 14 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 1 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 12' X 37' Comments: The parking aprons are dirt. The interior road is tear-drop shaped making it difficult for RVs to make a second pass. The interior road and some parking aprons are rough and eroded. An RV waste station with no potable water is available for a fee at Travel-Port campground east of Lake George, CO. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 1 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: The water spigot is a hand pump. Hot showers are available at the Travel-Port campground in Lake George, CO - fee $5 for 5- minute shower. WATER SPORTS - None HIKING - No FISHING - No Comments: Rainbow, Cutthroat and Brown trout in the nearby South Platte River.

CAMPGROUND NAME: Spruce Grove VISIT DATE: 08/19/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/20/2012 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Park NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Florissant RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: From Florissant, CO, take US Rt. 24 west 5.6 miles to Tarryall sign (County Rt. 77). Turn right at sign onto Rt. 77 and go 13.7 miles to a tent symbol sign. Turn right onto a dirt road into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 8,600 ft. The campground is composed of a single loop with long, level parking aprons and little or no shade. There is a single spur of walk-in tent sites (in the shade) among magnificent mature spruce and awesome boulders. Tarryall Creek runs past the walk-in sites and some of the combined. The campground is very attractive and close enough to Lost Creek Wilderness to make it ideal for hikers. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 2 through October 6 RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $15 per day $20 per day - "buddy" sites Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 11 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 15 Total Sites: 26 Tent Pads: Yes Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 26 No. Grilles on Sites: 26 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 5 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 15' X 53' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 2 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: The water spigots are hand pumps. WATER SPORTS - None HIKING Lizard Rock Trail (foot & horse) - 2 miles Accesses a network of trails in the Lost Creek Wilderness including the Brookside/McCurdy Trail and Hankin Pass. FISHING Rainbow and Brown trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: The Crags VISIT DATE: 08/18/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/20/2012 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: Pikes Peak NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Divide RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: In Divide, CO, at intersection of US Rt. 24 and State Rt. 67, take State Rt. 67 south 4.4 miles to Crags campground sign (County Rt. 62/Forest Rt. 383). Turn right onto Rt. 62/383 (gravel) and go 3.2 miles to campground sign. Turn left into campground. NOTE: County Rt. 62/Forest Rt. 383 is rough, steep and narrow and not recommended for large RVs or trailers. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 10,100 ft. The campground, pack it in, pack it out, meanders up a mountain along Fourmile Creek with most sites nestled in a dense spruce grove. This is an active campground about 20 miles south of Cripple Creek, CO. It offers two challenging hikes up the west side of Pike's Peak. The two walk-in tent sites are secluded and private; one is next to the creek. The campground is popular for winter recreation. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: Yes Seasonal Comment: Potable water is available only from May 28 through September 7 RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $15 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 3 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 13 Total Sites: 16 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 16 No. Grilles on Sites: 16 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 1 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 12' X 40' Comments: The parking aprons are dirt and gravel. Because of access road to campground, large RVs and trailers are not recommended. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 2 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: The water spigots are hand pumps. WATER SPORTS - None HIKING The Crage Trail (foot, horse & mountain bike) - 1.5 miles Devils Playground Trail (foot) - 3.5 miles FISHING Brook trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Thunder Ridge VISIT DATE: 08/18/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/20/2012 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: Pikes Peak NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Woodland Park RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: In Woodland Park, CO, at intersection of US Rt. 24 and Baldwin St., take Baldwin St. north 2 miles to Rampart Reservoir sign (Loy Creek Rd.). Turn right onto Loy Creek Rd. and go 1.5 miles to another Rampart Reservoir sign (Forest Rt. 300). Turn right at sign onto Rt. 300 (gravel) and go 3.9 miles to Rampart Reservoir Entrance Gate sign. Turn left at sign onto paved road and go 1.1 miles to campground sign. Turn left at sign and go 0.3 miles to campground. NOTE: Baldwin St. becomes Rampart Range Rd. in 0.6 miles. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 9,200 ft. The campground, one of two in the Rampart Reservoir Recreation Area, is located on a ridge above Rampart Reservoir among young Aspen, mature spruce and wild roses. A few of the sites have a partial view of the reservoir and grass understory limits privacy between camping sites. The Rampart Reservoir level is dependent on demand. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 28 through September 7. No potable water after first major freeze. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $20 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 21 Total Sites: 21 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 21 No. Grilles on Sites: 21 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 3 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 11' X 49' Comments: The parking aprons are paved. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 6 No. Threaded: 3 WATER SPORTS Lake: Yes Swimming (provided): No Sailing: No Boat Ramp: Yes Boat Carry Down Access: No Power Boating: Yes Boating (no power): Yes Water Skiing: No Rafting (whitewater): No Kayaking (whitewater): No Comments: Rampart Reservoir is 320 acres - no wake lake. The boat ramp is on the north side of dam, 2.4 miles from campground. HIKING Rampart Reservoir Trail (foot & mountain bike) - 14 miles Aspen Grove Nature Trail (foot) - 1 mile Nichols Reservoir Trail (foot) - 1.8 miles FISHING Rainbow and Mackinaw trout NOTE: See note under Water Sports above.

CAMPGROUND NAME: Weston Pass VISIT DATE: 09/13/1999 UPDATE DATE: 3/31/2009 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: South Park NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Fairplay RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Fairplay, CO, take US Rt. 285 south 10.7 miles to Weston Pass Road sign (County Rt. 22). Turn right onto Rt. 22 and go 7.2 miles to a "T" intersection. Turn left at intersection, staying on Rt. 22, and go 4.1 miles to campground sign. Turn left at sign into campground. Alternate Route: From Fairplay, CO, take US Rt. 285 south 4.7 miles to Weston Pass Road sign (County Rt. 5). Turn right onto Rt. 5 and go 7.1 miles to campground sign at "Y" intersection (County Rt. 22). Bear right onto Rt. 22 and go 4.1 miles to campground sign. Turn left at sign into campground. NOTE: County Rt. 22 is a dirt and gravel road and very rough for the last 4.1 miles. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 10,200 ft. This is an attractive campground stretching out along a ridge above Weston Creek in a heavy mixture of Aspen and conifers, including Blue spruce. Although the campground is in a densely wooded area, some sites are close together with no understory providing little privacy. The campground is convenient to Weston Pass and the historic sites along the Old Weston Pass Toll Road. Pick up interpretive brochure for the Weston Pass Historic Auto Tour at the South Park Ranger District in Fairplay. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 23 through October 6 - weather dependent RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $10 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 2 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 12 Total Sites: 14 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: No Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 14 No. Grilles on Sites: 12 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 1 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 10' X 48' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel. There is a waste station (no potable water) at Texaco gas station in Fairplay, CO near intersection of US Rt. 285 and State Rt. 9 - fee $3. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 1 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: The water spigot is a hand pump - located at campground entrance. WATER SPORTS - None HIKING Hiking: Yes Comments: Ridgeview Trail - 0.5 miles provides access to Rich Creek Trail - 11.5 miles or 1 mile to overview Both trails are foot, horse & mountain bike FISHING Fishing: Yes Comments: Rainbow and Brown trout




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