Decided to go camping last minute only to find all the campgrounds full? Only open when the Alpine Lake basin is full, this spot is a life saver for all you spontaneous weekend-warriors out there. Located two miles West of Lake Alpine, the Lodgepole Overflow is a large, flat area with plenty of wide open spaces to help soothe the Dixie Chick in us all. Lake Alpine will be awaiting you with plenty of swimming, hiking, fishing, biking, and people watching options to help fill all your naturey needs.
Offered near the campground.
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