Description

Life is all about gives and takes. For instance, at Heaton Bay Campground, there may not be much shade, but because of it, you get spectacular views of the reservoir and mountain ranges all around. With 26.8 miles of shoreline, the Dillon Reservoir boasts the most downright picturesque lake hang for fishing and boating. For the landlubbers--the Old Dillion Reservoir Trail is a favorite. Strike a pose in front of the Tenmile Range or the Continental Divide. Short and simple, this trail offers an easy way to #findyourselfoutside.
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers, RVs
66 sites
Up to 10 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
Wind sports
Off-roading (OHV)
Snow sports
Swimming
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Heaton Bay Campground.

Cave
Forest
Hot spring
Lake
River, stream, or...
Swimming hole
Waterfall
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The vibe at Heaton Bay Campground

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Hipcamper Scott
Scott D.
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February 12th, 2017

Heaton Bay made my first Colorado camping experience as good as it gets! Super simple and based on honor code. We had a very relaxing time this summer enjoying what the beautiful mountains had to offer.

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Hipcamper Alicia
Alicia G.
recommends this listing.
August 4th, 2017

Great spot to stay while biking the trail around Lake Dillon!

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May 28th, 2018
Hipcamper Mackenzie B.
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January 29th, 2018
Hipcamper Scott D.
recommends this listing.
February 12th, 2017
Park
White River National Forest
State
Colorado
Country
United States
Phone Number
(970) 945-2521
Directions
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Official Website
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Coordinates
39.603° N, 106.076° W
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Tent Only: 2 Sites
(Up to 10 people per site)
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RV / Trailer: 15 Sites
(Up to 10 people per site)
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Tent / RV / Trailer: 49 Sites
(Up to 10 people per site)

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