Description

Do you consider yourself a purveyor of adventures? Then you best gather the crew and head to Spillway Campground. Hugging the South Platte River, this prime spot offers gorgeous views of the surrounding wild and is watched over by spruce and ponderosa pine. Its neighbors with Eleven Mile Canyon, which was cut by the river back in the day. Tape up your pinkies and get to climbing up the rocky cliffs or grab your rods and throw a line in the sparkling river—whatever your wolf pack is out for, the prey you seek is here!
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers, RVs
23 sites
Up to 8 guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
Potable water available
Picnic table available

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Biking
Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Horseback riding
Paddling
Off-roading (OHV)
Climbing
Snow sports
Swimming
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Spillway Campground.

Forest
Waterfall
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Hipcamper Alicia
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March 12th, 2017

Know how to river fish or you won't catch anything. Fishermen there are serious about fishing, so I suggest keeping the kids on the quieter side during the day. Riverside campground, which isnt as far into the canyon is better for families.

Park
Pike National Forest
State
Colorado
Country
United States
Phone Number
719-553-1400
Directions
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Official Website
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Coordinates
38.905° N, 105.466° W
Unknown price
Tent Only: 13 Sites
(Up to 8 people per site)
Unknown price
Tent / RV / Trailer: 10 Sites
(Up to 8 people per site)

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