Description

While not suited for the RV-savvy among us, Kirk Lake Campground is embellished with well-equipped campsite, totting toilets and drinking water. And the only thing stopping you from experiencing the hiking trails that snake through the campground is, ironically enough, Mother Nature herself; the campground stays open from May till the access roads are snowed-in during the Continue reading...
While not suited for the RV-savvy among us, Kirk Lake Campground is embellished with well-equipped campsite, totting toilets and drinking water. And the only thing stopping you from experiencing the hiking trails that snake through the campground is, ironically enough, Mother Nature herself; the campground stays open from May till the access roads are snowed-in during the winter months.
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans
No. of sites
5
RV details
Not specified
RV hookups
None
Access
Park at listing
Group sizes
Up to people per site
Fires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Picnic table available
Forest
Waterfall
Beach
Cave
Desert
Hot spring
Lake
Redwoods
River, stream or creek
Swimming hole
Biking
Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Horseback riding
Paddling
OHV
Climbing
Snow sports
Swimming
Wildlife watching
Wind sports
Surfing
Whitewater paddling
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The vibe at Kite Lake Campground

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Hipcamper Jody
Jody S.
didn't provide a recommendation.
October 16th, 2015

The road to kite lake is long and rough. I made it in a compact car, but it was tricky. The worst part is right before the campground. Once you're there, its beautiful, but cold, so be prepared! Its name is Kite Lake because it looks like a kite on a string from way above. You can bag three 14ers from this site; Mt. Lincoln, Mt. Democrat, and Mt. Cameron. Mount Bross is also a 14er, but it is currently on private property, so you are asked to please respect those rules. The powers that be are currently trying to gain access to the mountain and having people trespass isn't making it any easier.

Kite Lake in late July. Beautiful wildflowers in late July.
Hipcamper Gracie K.
recommends this listing.
August 30th, 2018
Park
Pike National Forest
State
Colorado
Phone Number
719-553-1400
Directions
View on Google Maps
Official Website
View Website
Coordinates
39.329° N, 106.129° W
$12/night
Tent / Van: 5 Sites
(Up to people per site)