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CAMPGROUND NAME: Ansel Watrous

VISIT DATE: 05/23/2000

UPDATE DATE: 4/12/2014

STATE: Colorado

REGION: Rocky Mountain

RANGER DISTRICT: Canyon Lakes

NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Rustic

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

DIRECTIONS:
From Rustic, CO, take State Rt. 14 east 18.6 miles to campground
sign.  Turn left into campground.

GENERAL COMMENTS:
The elevation is 5,800 ft.

The campground is composed of three sections stretching along the
Cache La Poudre Wild and Scenic River.  The first section has
three walk-in tent sites with no potable water.  The second
section is relatively RV friendly with camping sites located
along the river bank under Ponderosa pines.  The third section
has a fish hook shape and very short parking aprons.  Access to
this section is down a short, steep and winding incline and is a
sharp turn (coming from Rustic) from State Rt. 14.  This
campground is the most rustic of those located along Cache La
Poudre River.

This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques.

SEASONS
Open Seasonal: Yes
Open All Year: Yes

Comments:
Services provided May 9 through October 19

NOTE:  Potable water available May 27 through September 30.

RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED
Rate: $19 per day
Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14

CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION
No. RV Sites: 0
No. Tent Sites: 4
No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 15
   
   Total Sites: 19

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

No. Tables on Sites: 19
No. Grilles on Sites: 19

RV INFORMATION
Hookups: None
No. RV Pull Throughs: 13
Waste Station: No
Average Parking Apron Size: 20' 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): 5
  No. Threaded: 0

Comments:
The one wheelchair friendly toilet is located in the middle
section.

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

Comments:
Kayaking and rafting on the Cache La Poudre Wild and Scenic
River.

HIKING
Young Gulch Trail #837 (foot, horse, mountain bike) - 4 miles

FISHING   
Brown, Cutthroat and Rainbow trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Bellaire Lake VISIT DATE: 05/31/2000 UPDATE DATE: 4/12/2014 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: Canyon Lakes NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Red Feather Lakes RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: In Red Feather Lakes, CO, take Prairie Divide Rd. south 0.7 miles to Redfeathers Lake Rd./County Rt. 74E. Turn right onto Rt. 74E and go 0.4 miles to County Rt. 162. Turn left onto Rt. 162 (gravel) and go 2.3 miles to campground sign (Forest Rt. 163). Turn right at sign onto Rt. 163 and go 0.4 miles to another campground sign. Turn left at sign and go 0.3 miles to campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 8,600 ft. The campground, located alongside Bellaire Lake, is composed of two loops among Lodgepole pines. The larger loop offers many long parking aprons and electric hookups. The smaller loop has no electric hookups and is tucked into a landscape of boulders and conifer trees. It also has a wheelchair friendly paved trail (at site 23) that leads to the lake. The tent pads are equipped with tie-downs. 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: Open May 22 through August 31 NOTE: Potable water available May 27. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $20 per day - single site $6 per day charge for electric hookups. NOTE: Golden Age/Access Passport discount does not apply to electric hookup surcharge. Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 26 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 No. Full Hookups (includes waste): 0 No. Water and Electric Only: 0 No. Water Only: 0 No. Electric Only: 21 No. RV Pull Throughs: 2 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 13' X 50' 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 Lake: Yes Swimming (provided): No Sailing: No Boat Ramp: No Boat Carry Down Access: No Power Boating: No Boating (no power): Yes Water Skiing: No Rafting (whitewater): No Kayaking (whitewater): No Comments: Bellaire Lake is 9.8 acres. HIKING Molly Lake Trail (foot, horse and mountain bike) - 1.25 miles, which leads to a network of trails. FISHING Rainbow and Brook trout A wheelchair friendly paved trail leads from site 23 to the lake and accesses a wheelchair friendly fishing ramp/bridge.

CAMPGROUND NAME: Brown's Park VISIT DATE: 05/26/2000 UPDATE DATE: 4/12/2014 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: Canyon Lakes NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Rustic RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Rustic, CO, take State Rt. 14 west 20.5 miles to County Rt. 103. Turn right onto Rt. 103 (dirt) and go 15.9 miles to "Y" intersection (County Rt. 190). Bear left onto Rt. 190 (dirt) and go 2.6 miles to campground sign. Turn left into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 8,400 ft. The campground is located on the edge of the Rawah Wilderness in a thick stand of Lodgepole pines and Aspen. It is tightly configured with camping sites close together. Most sites have minimal privacy with some having "V" shaped parking aprons. McIntyre Creek flows along the western boundary of the campground. The campground is a good location for hikers to explore the wilderness. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open June 6 through November 16 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): 24 Total Sites: 24 Tent Pads: Yes 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: 3 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 11' X 42' Comments: The parking aprons are dirt aprons. The interior road is narrow and tight. There is an RV waste station at the Poudre River Resort in Poudre City, 18.5 miles east on State Rt. 14. The fee is $5 and there is no potable water. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 0 WATER SPORTS - None HIKING Link Trail #963 (foot and horse) - 8 miles McIntyre Trail #966 (foot and horse) - 9 miles Both trails access the Rawah Wilderness. FISHING Brook trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Camp Dick VISIT DATE: 05/20/2000 UPDATE DATE: 4/12/2014 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: Boulder NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Nederland RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: From Nederland, CO, take State Rt. 72 north 16.8 miles to Peaceful Valley/Camp Dick sign. Turn left at sign onto narrow, paved road and go 0.9 miles into campground GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 8,650 ft. The campground is located along the Middle St. Vrain Creek in a grassy meadow. One small loop is away from the creek in a stand of conifers. Many camping sites border the creek which can be heard throughout the campground. Most of the camping sites have delightful views of the surrounding mountains. The tent-only sites are all walk-in. Tie-down clasps are provided on each tent pad. The campground is located near a former Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) and logging camp. Firewood is available from the host for a fee. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 16 through November 23 - weather dependent NOTE: Potable water available May 27 through September 30. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $19 per day - single $38 per day - oversize sites Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 4 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 36 Total Sites: 40 Tent Pads: Yes Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 40 No. Grilles on Sites: 40 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 1 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 13' X 35' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel - interior road is paved. There is an RV waste station, no water, at the Texaco gas station at the intersection of Glenwood and US Rt. 36/28th St. in Boulder, CO. 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 Middle St. Vrain #910 (foot, mountain bike & OHV) - 9 miles (access to Indian Peaks Wilderness); OHVs and mountain bikes limited to first 4 miles. Buchanan Pass Trail (foot and mountain bike) - 6 miles FISHING Brown, Rainbow and Cutthroat trout - wheelchair friendly apron on the creek.

CAMPGROUND NAME: Chambers Lake VISIT DATE: 05/25/2000 UPDATE DATE: 4/12/2014 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: Canyon Lakes NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Rustic RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: From Rustic, CO, take State Rt. 14 west 20.8 miles to campground sign (Forest Rt. 216). Turn right onto Rt. 216 and go 0.7 miles to campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 9,200 ft. The campground is composed of three unnamed loops. Camping sites 1 through 20 are in a densely wooded loop while the remaining sites are in less dense woods with many overlooking Chambers Lake. Sites 44 through 51 are walk-in tent sites separate from the combined sites (tent and RV). Several of these sites also overlook the lake. All of the camping sites are located among Lodgepole pines and other conifers. The campground is convenient to the Neota, Comanche Peak and Rawah Wildernesses. There is also an amphitheater. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open June 27 through September 28 NOTE: Potable water available May 27 through September 30. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $20 per day - single $40 per day - double or large sites Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 8 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 43 Total Sites: 51 Tent Pads: Yes Open Sites: No Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 51 No. Grilles on Sites: 51 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 0 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 13' X 46' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel; interior road is paved. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: Yes 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: Chambers Lake is 254 acres and is a no-wake lake. Water level drops as summer progresses. HIKING - No Comments: Convenient to the Blue Lake Trail #959 (foot) - 7.2 miles. Provides access to the Rawah Wilderness and its network of trails. FISHING Cutthroat, Rainbow and Lake trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Dowdy Lake VISIT DATE: 05/31/2000 UPDATE DATE: 4/12/2014 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: Canyon Lakes NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Red Feather Lakes RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: In Red Feather Lakes, CO, take Prairie Divide Rd. south 0.7 miles to County Rt. 74E/Redfeathers Lake Rd. Turn left onto Rt. 74E and go 1 mile to Dowdy Recreation Area sign (Dowdy Rd.). Turn left at sign onto Dowdy Rd. and go 0.8 miles to campground. NOTE: Last 0.2 miles are gravel. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 8,100 ft. The campground, located along the shores of Dowdy Lake, is composed of five loops - A through E, among Ponderosa pines, other conifers and boulders. Some camping sites overlook the lake, while others are along the shore. Gas and limited groceries are available nearby. The sites are spacious with minimal privacy. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year:Yes Seasonal Comments: Services provided May 22 through September 28 NOTE: Potable water available May 27 through September 26 RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $20 per day $6 per day charge for electric hookups. NOTE: Golden Age/Access Passport discount does not apply to electric hookup surcharge. Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 10 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 52 Total Sites: 62 Tent Pads: Yes Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 62 No. Grilles on Sites: 62 RV INFORMATION No. Full Hookups (includes waste): 0 No. Water and Electric Only: 0 No. Water Only: 0 No. Electric Only: 50 No. RV Pull Throughs: 0 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 13' X 40' 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): 3 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: There is no water on Loops A and D and one hand pump is located on Loop E. WATER SPORTS Lake: Yes Swimming (provided): No Sailing: No Boat Ramp: Yes Boat Carry Down Access: Yes Power Boating: Yes Boating (no power): Yes Water Skiing: No Rafting (whitewater): No Kayaking (whitewater): No Comments: Dowdy Lake is 115 acres and is a wakeless lake. HIKING Margaret Trail (foot, horse and mountain bike) - 4 miles FISHING Brown, Brook, Cutthroat and Lake trout.

CAMPGROUND NAME: Dutch George VISIT DATE: 05/24/2000 UPDATE DATE: 4/12/2014 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: Canyon Lakes NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Rustic RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Rustic, CO, take State Rt. 14 east 9.9 miles to campground sign. Turn right at sign into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 6,500 ft. The campground, among Cottonwoods, stretches along the north shore of the Cache La Poudre Wild and Scenic River. Camping sites are in the open with most sites on the river's bank. Tents must be placed on hard surfaces, not grass. The tent pads include tie-downs. It is convenient to the Cache La Poudre Wilderness. Firewood is available for a fee from the host. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 22 through September 28 NOTE: Potable water available May 27. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $19 per day - single $38 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): 20 Total Sites: 20 Tent Pads: Yes Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: No Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 20 No. Grilles on Sites: 20 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 4 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 13' X 50' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel - paved interior road. 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 Comments: One spigot is a hand pump. WATER SPORTS Lake: No Swimming (provided): No Sailing: No Boat Ramp: No Boat Carry Down Access: Yes Power Boating: No Boating (no power): Yes Water Skiing: No Rafting (whitewater): Yes Kayaking (whitewater): Yes Comments: Kayaking and rafting on the Cache La Poudre Wild and Scenic River. HIKING Campground Trail (foot) - 0.3 miles FISHING Brown, Cutthroat and Rainbow trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Jacks Gulch VISIT DATE: 05/23/2000 UPDATE DATE: 4/12/2014 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: Canyon Lakes NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Rustic RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Rustic, CO take State Rt. 14 east 5.1 miles to Pingree Park (County Rt. 63E) sign. Turn right onto Pingree Rd. (County Rt. 63E) and go 6.3 miles to campground sign. Turn right into campground. NOTE: Pingree Rd. is a two-lane dirt and gravel road with some long steep grades and sharp curves. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 8,100 ft. The campground is composed of four sections - Columbine Loop, Yarrow Loop, Paintbrush (an equestrian section) and a group camping section (which is not included in the author's research). The Columbine Loop includes camping sites with electric hookups and a walk-in tent section. Yarrow Loop has no electric hookups but its parking aprons can accommodate any size RV. Paintbrush also has no electric hookups; each parking apron is a pull- through and each has a good size corral. The campground is located midway between Cache La Poudre and Comanche Peak Wildernesses. The camping sites are tucked into Ponderosa pine and Aspen with grassy meadows scattered throughout. The sites are well separated providing good privacy. This is a very diversified campground with its variety of camping experiences that include trails for horses, foot and OHVs. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 22 through November 16 NOTE: Potable water available May 27 through September 30. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $20 per day - no hookups $6 per day surcharge for electric $31 per day - equestrian sites (no hookups) NOTE: Golden Age/Access Passport discount does not apply to electric hookup surcharge. Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 5 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 59 Total Sites: 64 Tent Pads: Yes Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: Yes No. Tables on Sites: 64 No. Grilles on Sites: 64 RV INFORMATION No. Full Hookups (includes waste): 0 No. Water and Electric Only: 0 No. Water Only: 0 No. Electric Only: 20 No. RV Pull Throughs: 18 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 14.5' X 48' 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): 6 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: One spigot is a hand pump. WATER SPORTS - None HIKING Campground Loop Trail (foot - interpretive) - 0.7 miles Connector trail - 1 mile (provides access to Little Beaver Creek Trail and the Comanche Peak Wilderness (foot and horse). FISHING - No

CAMPGROUND NAME: Kelly Flats VISIT DATE: 05/24/2000 UPDATE DATE: 4/12/2014 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: Canyon Lakes NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Rustic RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Rustic, CO, take State Rt. 14 east 6.1 miles to mile marker 97. Turn right into campground. NOTE: The campground sign is not visible from State Rt. 14. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 6,600 ft. The campground, located on the northern boundary of the Cache La Poudre Wilderness, straddles Cache La Poudre Wild and Scenic River with most camping sites alongside the river. The sounds of rushing water can be heard throughout the campground. Camping sites 7 through 12 are on a dead-end spur - RVs not permitted. Most tent sites are walk-ins and tucked in among young Aspen and a few Ponderosa pines. A few camping sites have a "V" shape relationship - good for family or small group gathering. Tents are permitted on hard surfaces only, not on grass. Firewood is available from the host for a fee. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 22 through September 28 RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $20 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 11 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 18 Total Sites: 29 Tent Pads: Yes Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: No Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 29 No. Grilles on Sites: 29 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 4 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 13.5' X 44' 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): 4 No. Threaded: 0 WATER SPORTS Lake: No Swimming (provided): No Sailing: No Boat Ramp: No Boat Carry Down Access: Yes Power Boating: No Boating (no power): Yes Water Skiing: No Rafting (whitewater): Yes Kayaking (whitewater): Yes Comments: Rafting and kayaking available on the Cache La Poudre Wild and Scenic River. HIKING Campground trail (foot and mountain bike, wheelchair friendly) - 1 mile FISHING Brown, Rainbow and Cutthroat trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Kelly-Dahl VISIT DATE: 05/20/2000 UPDATE DATE: 4/12/2014 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: Boulder NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Nederland RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: From Nederland, CO, take State Rt. 119/72 south 1.5 miles to where Rt. 72 bears left. Continue straight on Rt. 119 for 0.7 miles to campground sign. Turn left into the campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 8,600 ft. The campground is composed of several loops meandering along a mountainside. Most camping sites are nestled among a nice mixture of conifers and Aspen trees. Camping sites 1 through 21, with a narrow interior road, are well suited for tents. Sites 22 through 46, located mostly in Lodgepole pines, are better for RVs. The understory is grass and rock. Firewood is available from the host for a fee. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 16 through September 28 NOTE: Potable water available May 27. 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): 42 Total Sites: 45 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 45 No. Grilles on Sites: 45 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 0 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 13' X 35' Comments: The parking aprons are dirt and gravel. There are two RV waste stations. One is at the Texaco gas station at the intersection of Glenwood and US Rt. 36/28th St. in Boulder, CO. There is no water and no fee. The second is at Reverend's Ridge campground in the Golden Gate Canyon State Park, 8 miles south on State Rt. 119. The fee is $4 and there is potable water. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: Yes No. Water Spigots (non-site): 7 No. Threaded: 0 WATER SPORTS - None HIKING - No FISHING - No

CAMPGROUND NAME: Long Draw VISIT DATE: 05/25/2000 UPDATE DATE: 4/12/2014 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: Canyon Lakes NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Rustic RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Rustic, CO, take State Rt. 14 west 22.6 miles to Long Draw Rd. Turn left at sign onto Long Draw Rd. (gravel) and go 8.9 miles to campground sign. Turn left into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 10,030 ft. The campground, located on the edge of the Comanche Peak Wilderness, is a single loop in a nice mixture of Lodgepole pine, Douglas fir and a few other conifers. Some sites include a bench along with the usual picnic table and fire ring/grille. The campground is convenient to the Neota Wilderness, Rocky Mountain National Park for hiking and Long Draw Reservoir for fishing (0.9 miles from campground). Although densely wooded, sites are close together providing minimal privacy. The campground is very picturesque and is an excellent location for wildlife viewing - moose, Elk and deer. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open July 3 through November 16 - weather dependent RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $16 per day - single $32 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): 23 Total Sites: 23 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 23 No. Grilles on Sites: 23 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 0 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 16' X 39' 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 Comments: Fish and canoe at the 242-acre Long Draw Reservoir. No motors are permitted and it is 0.9 miles from the campground. HIKING Corral Creek Trail #944 (foot) - provides access to the Rocky Mountain National Park and Comanche Peak Wilderness FISHING - No Comments: Cutthroat in the nearby Long Draw Reservoir, 0.9 miles from the campground.

CAMPGROUND NAME: Meeker Park Overflow VISIT DATE: 05/20/2000 UPDATE DATE: 4/12/2014 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: Boulder NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Estes Park RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Estes Park, CO, take State Rt. 7 south 6.8 miles to the Meeker Park Picnic Area and Roosevelt National Forest signs. At the Roosevelt National Forest sign, turn right into the campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 8,440 ft. The campground, adjacent to State Rt. 7 and convenient to the Wild Basin area of the Rocky Mountain National Park, is located in a thinned stand of conifers. The campground serves primarily as overflow to nearby campgrounds with informal camping sites scattered throughout. Camping sites 15 and above are on dead-end spurs with no turn-around. With the exception of pop-up tents, RVs are not recommend in these higher numbered sites. The campground is popular for hikers and climbers. Visit the Saint Malo Retreat where there is a very picturesque stone church - a short distance north on Rt. 7. The popular town of Estes Park is also convenient to the campground. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open June 20 through September 1 RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $11 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 17 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 11 Total Sites: 28 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 0 No. Grilles on Sites: 28 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 0 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: N/A Comments: The parking aprons are mostly irregularly shaped and dirt. The interior road is rough and narrow in places. Only small RVs are recommended. There is an RV waste station at the Texaco gas station at the intersection of Glenwood and US Rt. 36/28th St. in Boulder, CO. There is no water and no 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 Comments: Porta-poties are provided during the season. WATER SPORTS - None HIKING - No FISHING - No

CAMPGROUND NAME: Mountain Park VISIT DATE: 05/24/2000 UPDATE DATE: 4/12/2014 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: Canyon Lakes NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Rustic RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: From Rustic, CO, take State Rt. 14 east 8 miles to campground sign. Turn right at sign and cross a single-lane bridge into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 6,650 ft. The campground is composed of four loops - McConnell, Crown, Comanche and Bear. Ponderosa pine is the dominant tree. The McConnell and Bear loops have electric hookups and are well above the Cache La Poudre Wild and Scenic River. The Crown and Comanche loops have no electric hookups and stretch out along the river bank. The campground is convenient to the Cache La Poudre Wilderness. Tents are permitted on hardened surfaces only, not grass. Firewood is available from the host for a fee. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 22 through September 28 NOTE: Potable water available May 27. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $20 per day - single $40 per day - double $6 per day charge for electric hookups. NOTE: Golden Age/Access Passport discount does not apply to electric hookup surcharge. Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 52 Total Sites: 52 Tent Pads: Yes Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 52 No. Grilles on Sites: 52 RV INFORMATION No. Full Hookups (includes waste): 0 No. Water and Electric Only: 0 No. Water Only: 0 No. Electric Only: 31 No. RV Pull Throughs: 5 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 13' X 49' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: Yes Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: Yes No. Water Spigots (non-site): 5 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: The showers are wheelchair friendly and coin-operated. WATER SPORTS Lake: No Swimming (provided): No Sailing: No Boat Ramp: No Boat Carry Down Access: Yes Power Boating: No Boating (no power): Yes Water Skiing: No Rafting (whitewater): Yes Kayaking (whitewater): Yes Comments: Rafting and kayaking available on the Cache La Poudre Wild and Scenic River. HIKING Mt. McConnel Trail (foot) - 4.2 miles William R. Kreutzer National Recreation Trail (foot) - 2.2 miles FISHING Brown, Cutthroat and Rainbow trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Narrows VISIT DATE: 05/24/2000 UPDATE DATE: 4/12/2014 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: Canyon Lakes NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Rustic RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: From Rustic, CO, take State Rt. 14 east 11 miles to campground sign. Turn right into combined (RV/tent) section or continue another 0.1 miles to the tent only section. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 6,400 ft. The campground, located just north of the Cache La Poudre Wilderness, is composed of two sections along the Cache La Poudre Wild and Scenic River. Each section has its own entrance, 0.1 miles apart. The first section is a grassy open meadow and very RV friendly with camping sites along the river's bank. The second section is for walk-in tent campers only with camping sites tucked in among Ponderosa pines and scattered small boulders. This section enjoys a very attractive location. Tents must be placed on hard surfaces only, not grass. The tent pads include tie-downs. The river can be heard throughout the campground. The campground is located just west of the geological feature called the "Narrows" - a narrow cleft where the river has cut through rock walls. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 22 through September 28 NOTE: Potable water available May 27. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $19 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 7 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 6 Total Sites: 13 Tent Pads: Yes 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: 13' X 45' 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): 2 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: The water spigots are hand pumps. WATER SPORTS Lake: No Swimming (provided): No Sailing: No Boat Ramp: No Boat Carry Down Access: Yes Power Boating: No Boating (no power): Yes Water Skiing: No Rafting (whitewater): Yes Kayaking (whitewater): Yes Comments: Kayaking and rafting on the Cache La Poudre Wild and Scenic River. HIKING Campground trail (foot) - 0.5 miles FISHING Brown, Cutthroat and Rainbow trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Olive Ridge VISIT DATE: 05/20/2000 UPDATE DATE: 4/12/2014 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: Boulder NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Estes Park RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: From Estes Park, CO, take State Rt. 7 south 9.4 miles to Olive Ridge sign. At sign, turn right onto County Rt. 84 and an immediate left, following sign to campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 8,350 ft. The campground is composed of three loops - Sneezeweed, Pika and Dipper. It is located among mature Ponderosa pine and some young Aspen. The campground is convenient to the popular town of Estes Park and the Wild Basin area of the Rocky Mountain National Park. Also, consider visiting the Saint Malo Retreat where there is a very picturesque stone church - a short distance north on Rt. 7. Firewood is available from the host for a fee. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 16 through September 28 NOTE: Potable water available May 27 through September 26. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $19 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 52 Total Sites: 52 Tent Pads: Yes Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 52 No. Grilles on Sites: 52 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 0 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 16' X 34' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel and dirt. The interior road is narrow. A RV waste station, no water, is available at the Texaco gas station at the intersection of Glenwood and US Rt. 36/28th St. in Boulder, CO. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: Yes No. Water Spigots (non-site): 8 No. Threaded: 0 WATER SPORTS - None HIKING - No FISHING - No

CAMPGROUND NAME: Pawnee VISIT DATE: 05/19/2000 UPDATE DATE: 4/12/2014 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: Boulder NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Nederland RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Nederland, CO, take State Rt. 72 north 10.9 miles to Brainard Lake Recreation Area sign. Turn left onto Forest Rt. 112 and go 5 miles to campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 10,400 ft. The campground, located 0.25 miles from Brainard Lake, is composed of three loops among mature spruce and a few fir trees. The campground is very scenic and popular - reservations are suggested. It is convenient to the Indian Peaks Wilderness. The nights get quite chilly. Campground is in the Brainard Lake Recreation Area, campers must also pay day-use fee. NOTE: Because of high snow levels, the authors did not survey this campground. All information is provided by the Boulder Ranger District Office. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open June 27 through September 14 NOTE: Campground may be closed in 2013 for renovations: call ranger district office for status. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $19 per day - single $38 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): 54 Total Sites: 54 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: No Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 54 No. Grilles on Sites: 54 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 2 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 10.5' X 45' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel; interior road is paved. A RV waste station, no water, is available at the Texaco gas station at the intersection of Glenwood and US Rt. 36/28th St. in Boulder, CO. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 8 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: The water spigots are hand pumps. WATER SPORTS Lake: Yes Swimming (provided): No Sailing: No Boat Ramp: No Boat Carry Down Access: No Power Boating: No Boating (no power): Yes Water Skiing: No Rafting (whitewater): No Kayaking (whitewater): No Comments: Brainard Lake (popular for canoeing) is 25 acres. HIKING - No Comments: Nearby trailheads provide access to extensive network of trails in the Indian Peaks Wilderness - foot and horse. Also nearby is the Sour Dough Trail (foot, horse & mountain bike - 19 miles (links Peaceful Valley, Camp Dick and Rainbow Lakes campgrounds). FISHING Brown, Rainbow and Cutthroat trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Peaceful Valley VISIT DATE: 05/20/2000 UPDATE DATE: 4/12/2014 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: Boulder NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Nederland RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: From Nederland, CO, take State Rt. 72 north 16.8 miles to Peaceful Valley/Camp Dick sign. Turn left at sign onto narrow, paved road and go 0.2 miles into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 8,500 ft. The campground stretches along the Middle St. Vrain Creek with most sites actually on the banks of the creek. A small loop at the campground's entrance is an excellent location for a family gathering. This is a sweet little campground with a tranquil feel. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 16 through November 23 - weather dependent RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $19 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 6 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 11 Total Sites: 17 Tent Pads: Yes Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 17 No. Grilles on Sites: 17 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 0 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 12.5' X 49' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel - interior road is paved. A RV waste station, no water, is available at the Texaco gas station at the intersection of Glenwood and US Rt. 36/28th St. in Boulder, CO. 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 Middle St. Vrain Trail #910 (foot, horse & mountain bike) - 9 miles Provides access to Indian Peaks Wilderness and a network of trails. FISHING Brown, Rainbow and Cutthroat trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Rainbow Lakes VISIT DATE: 05/20/2000 UPDATE DATE: 4/12/2014 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: Boulder NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Nederland RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Nederland, CO, take State Rt. 72 north 6.1 miles to University of Colorado Mountain Research Station sign (Forest Rt. 298). Turn left at sign onto Rt. 298 (dirt and gravel) and go 7 miles to campground sign. Turn right into campground. NOTE: Forest Rt. 298 is not well maintained. It is not recommended for RVs. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 10,000 ft. This pack it in/pack it out campground, least developed in the area, is composed of three loops. It is located in a stand of Lodgepole pine, spruce and Douglas fir and provides access to the Indian Peaks Wilderness. Staying at this campground provides a wilderness-like experience without all the inconveniences of actually camping in the wilderness. The campground is pack it in, pack it out. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. NOTE: Because of heavy snow in the area, the authors did not visit the campground. All information is provided by the Boulder Ranger District Office. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open June 20 through September 28 RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $13 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: 1 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 10.5' X 20' Comments: The parking aprons are dirt and the interior road is narrow. A RV waste station, no water, is available at the Texaco gas station at the intersection of Glenwood and US Rt. 36/28th St. in Boulder, CO. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 0 WATER SPORTS Lake: Yes Swimming (provided): No Sailing: No Boat Ramp: No Boat Carry Down Access: No Power Boating: No Boating (no power): Yes Water Skiing: No Rafting (whitewater): No Kayaking (whitewater): No Comments: Series of beaver and moraine-made lakes of various (small) sizes. HIKING Rainbow Lake Trail (foot) - 1 mile Arapaho Glacier Trail #905 (foot) - 6 miles Trails provide access to the Indian Peaks Wilderness network of trails. FISHING Brown, Rainbow and Cutthroat trout.

CAMPGROUND NAME: Sleeping Elephant VISIT DATE: 05/25/2000 UPDATE DATE: 4/12/2014 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: Canyon Lakes NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Rustic RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Rustic, CO, take State Rt. 14 west 12.5 miles to campground sign. Turn right into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 7,800 ft. The campground, located alongside State Rt. 14, is a figure 8 configuration. Although the campground is dotted with juniper, Aspen and sage, all camping sites are in the open. The Sleeping Elephant rock formation and Cache La Poudre Wild and Scenic River are directly across the campground and State Rt. 14. The rock formation really does look like a sleeping elephant. The understory is grass and the river can be heard throughout the campground. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 22 through September 28 NOTE: Potable water available May 27. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $15 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 5 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 10 Total Sites: 15 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 15 No. Grilles on Sites: 15 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 0 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 13' X 26' Comments: The parking aprons are grass and 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 Comment: The water spigot is a hand pump. WATER SPORTS - None HIKING - No FISHING - No

CAMPGROUND NAME: Tom Bennett VISIT DATE: 05/28/2000 UPDATE DATE: 4/12/2014 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: Canyon Lakes NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Rustic RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Rustic, CO take State Rt. 14 east 5.1 miles to Pingree Park (County Rt. 63E) sign. Turn right onto Pingree Rd. (County Rt. 63E) and go 12.1 miles to an intersection (County Rt. 44H). Continue straight onto Rt. 44H and go 3.6 miles to campground sign (Forest Rt. 145). Turn right onto Rt. 145 (narrow and dirt) into campground. NOTE: Pingree Rd. is a two-lane dirt and gravel road with some long steep grades and sharp curves. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 8,600 ft. The campground, tightly configured stretches out along the South Fork of the Poudre River among Lodgepole pines and other conifers. It has a definite wilderness feel and is convenient for hikes into the Comanche Peak Wilderness and Rocky Mountain National Park. The campground is pack it in, pack it out. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 22 through October 19 RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $13 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 4 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 8 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: 12' X 24' Comments: The parking aprons are dirt and grass. For RVs, nothing larger than a pop-up tent trailer is recommended. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 0 WATER SPORTS - None HIKING Emmaline Lake Trail #354 (foot and horse) - 5 miles This trail provides access to a large network of trails in and around the Rocky Mountain National Park and Comanche Peak Wilderness. FISHING Brook trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Tunnel VISIT DATE: 05/26/2000 UPDATE DATE: 4/12/2014 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: Canyon Lakes NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Rustic RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Rustic, CO, take State Rt. 14 west 20.5 miles to County Rt. 103. Turn right onto Rt. 103 (dirt) and go 6.5 miles to campground sign. Turn left into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 8,600 ft. The campground, located on the edge of the Rawah Wilderness, stretches alongside the Laramie River in a thick stand of Lodgepole pines. The sites are close together with some adjacent to or overlooking the river. The campground is a good location for hikers to explore the wilderness. Moose are frequent visitors to the campground. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open June 27 through October 19 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): 47 Total Sites: 47 Tent Pads: Yes Open Sites: No Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 47 No. Grilles on Sites: 47 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 8 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 14' X 41' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel and dirt. There is an RV waste station, no potable water, available for a fee at the Poudre River Resort in Poudre City, 18.5 miles east on State Rt. 14. 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 West Branch Trailhead (foot and horse) with access to a network of trails in the Rowah Wilderness. FISHING Brook trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: West Lake VISIT DATE: 05/31/2000 UPDATE DATE: 4/12/2014 STATE: Colorado REGION: Rocky Mountain RANGER DISTRICT: Canyon Lakes NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Red Feather Lakes RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 DIRECTIONS: In Red Feather Lakes, CO, take Prairie Divide Rd. south 0.7 miles to County Rt. 74E/Redfeather Lakes Rd. Turn left onto County Rt. 74E and go 1.4 miles to West Lake campground sign. Turn left at sign into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 8,200 ft. The campground, located adjacent to West Lake, is comprised of Ponderosa pine, lodgepole and spruce trees. Some camp sites overlook the lake and many have views of the mountain peaks in the Rocky Mountain National Park. There is good separation between sites providing some privacy. All tent sites are walk- ins and private. The Rocky Mountain National Park is a good day trip from the campground. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 22 through September 28 RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $20 per day plus $6 per day surcharge for hookups NOTE: The Golden Age/Access passport discount does not apply to the surcharge. Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 5 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 30 Total Sites: 35 Tent Pads: Yes Open Sites: No Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 35 No. Grilles on Sites: 35 RV INFORMATION No. Full Hookups (includes waste): 0 No. Water and Electric Only: 0 No. Water Only: 0 No. Electric Only: 30 No. RV Pull Throughs: 6 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 13' 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): 5 No. Threaded: 5 WATER SPORTS Lake: Yes Swimming (provided): No Sailing: No Boat Ramp: Yes Boat Carry Down Access: Yes Power Boating: No Boating (no power): Yes Water Skiing: No Rafting (whitewater): No Kayaking (whitewater): No Comments: West Lake is 25 acres. The boat ramp is primitive. HIKING Westlake Trail (foot and mountain bike) - 1.5 miles FISHING Rainbow and Lake trout




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