DAVENPORT CAMPGROUND

Type: Camping – Canon City CO Phone:  Email (If available):  Description:  Overview Davenport Campground was one of the first Forest Service campgrounds, and is near the now-abandoned Squirrel Creek Campground, the very first Forest Service campground in the country. In 2010, Davenport was rebuilt to evoke the original 1920s design. Adirondack shelters and a common cooking shelter with stone fireplaces were built and […]

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PURGATOIRE CAMPGROUND

Type: Camping – CANON CITY CO Phone: 719-269-8500 Email (If available):  Description:  Overview Purgatoire Campground is nestled near the headwaters of the Purgatoire River in the beautiful Culebra Range of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains. The primitive campground is laid out on two loops. One is a large grassy meadow with sites that accommodate equestrian campers and one that is wooded with aspen and […]

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MINGUS RANCH

Type: Camping – CANON CITY CO Phone:  Email (If available):  Description:  Overview Mingus Ranch is a cabin where guests can step back in time and feel like theyre staying on an early 20th century homestead. The cabin was built in 1908 and was operated by the same family for six decades before it became a Forest Service property. In collaboration with the Frontier […]

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PONDEROSA GROUP – LAKE ISABEL

Type: Camping – CANON CITY CO Phone: 719-269-8500 Email (If available):  Description:  Overview Ponderosa Group Campground, located near the sparkling 40-acre Lake Isabel, beckons large groups for picnicking and camping in the Lake Isabel Recreation Area. The campground accommodates 61-120 guests for day-use ($150 day use fee) and 60 guests for overnight camping. Visitors can enjoy entertainment like volleyball and horseshoes, or head to […]

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LAKE ISABEL CABIN

Type: Camping – CANON CITY CO Phone: (719) 489-3370 Email (If available):  Description:  Overview Lake Isabel Cabin is ideal for guests who wish to experience camping in the Pike and San Isabel National Forest, yet sleep in a bed with a roof overhead. The modern cabin is full-service and can accommodate up to six guests, with convenient access to Lake Isabel, just three minutes […]

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SPRUCE GROUP – LAKE ISABEL

Type: Camping – Canon City CO Phone: 719-269-8500 Email (If available):  Description:  Overview Spruce Group Campground, located in the Lake Isabel Recreation Area, is a great place to bring groups for picnicking and camping on the scenic Lake Isabel. The campground accommodates 50 guests for day-use and 40 guests for overnight camping. Some RVs can fit in the paved parking area for added convenience. […]

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ST CHARLES CAMPGROUND – LAKE ISABEL

Type: Camping – Canon City CO Phone: 719-269-8500 Email (If available):  Description:  Overview Nestled among aspen and tall Douglas fir trees, St. Charles Campground is in a quiet part of the Lake Isabel Recreation Area. Located on the banks of St. Charles Creek, the campground is popular with campers who enjoy the sounds of water tumbling through the shaded boulders. Natural Features: The campground […]

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SOUTHSIDE CAMPGROUND – LAKE ISABEL

Type: Camping – Canon City CO Phone: (719) 269-8500 Email (If available):  Description:  Overview Southside Campground is a small RV facility situated in the Wet Mountains by Lake Isabel. The popular recreation area offers a selection of hiking trails and great fishing and paddle boating on Lake Isabel. Lake Isabel was built by the Civilian Conservation Corps in the late 1930s, for the purpose […]

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LA VISTA CAMPGROUND – LAKE ISABEL

Type: Camping – Canon City CO Phone: 719-269-8500 Email (If available):  Description:  Overview La Vista Campground is situated in a meadow overlooking the west side of the 40-acre Lake Isabel. It is set along the Frontier Pathways and Historic Byway in the Wet Mountains along one of the Colorado Birding Trails. Lake Isabel is one of the few lakes in Colorado developed purely for […]

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