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Big Turkey Campground, Front Range, Colorado

   

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AMENITIES:
Restrooms
Tap Water

There are of course restrooms at this campground, and primitive campgrounds such as Big Turkey Campground can be tough to get to, but they are beautiful. At Big Turkey Campground you can get a more delightful wilderness experience than you would get at a more civilized campground. It is really charming here at this primitive campground, and water hookups are available here. There's so much to do at Big Turkey Campground including hiking, playing golf, swimming, whitewater paddling, and fishing, so it's impossible to get bored.
Pack your tent and sleeping bag and head out on the road; Big Turkey Campground, Colorado is
 
    a wonderful place for getting out.
Amenities and facilities are few in primitive campgrounds such as this one. The great choice of local attractions, and such a great variety of outdoors recreation will without doubt have you
 coming back over and over. Several people stay at this campground for the purpose of being in close proximity to Pike National Forest.
Camping in Colorado is such an enjoyable thing to do. Big Turkey Campground is a very popular campground among people of Sedalia.
There's so much to do in close proximity to Big Turkey Campground; you always have a wonderful time when you're here. The Cheeseman Reservoir to Deckers section has a span of 5.8 miles; you find this run of whitewater on South Platte River. It's a class IV run. The Cheeseman Reservoir to Deckers section of South Platte River is advised for raft paddlers of medium familiarity. Whitewater rapids are perilous occurrences,
 
so you ought to check conditions in advance of a trip. Going for a hike on the Longwater Trail is always a great adventure, and you'll find a scenic lake called Cheesman Lake.  

Country Lodge, Woodland Park

13 miles away
  
The Eagle Fire Lodge & Cabins, Woodland Park

14 miles away
  
Pikes Peak Paradise Bed & Brea, Woodland Park

14 miles away
  
J.P. McGills Hotel And Casino, Cripple Creek

18 miles away


Other campgrounds near Big Turkey Campground, Front Range, Colorado:

   Trail Creek Campground, Teller County, 3 miles away
      
   Wildhorn, Divide, 4 miles away
      
   Painted Rocks - Pike National Forest, Pueblo, 5 miles away
      
   Wigwam Campground, Jefferson County, 7 miles away
      
   Lone Rock - Pike National Forest, Pueblo, 7 miles away
      
   Alpine Lakes Resort, Divide, 8 miles away
      
   Golden Bell Camp & Conference, Divide, 8 miles away
      
   Spruce Grove Campground, Jefferson County, 9 miles away
      
   Molly Gulch Campground, Jefferson County, 9 miles away
      
   Pike - San Isabel - Colorado, Woodland Park, 9 miles away
      

Paddling Rivers Near Big Turkey Campground, Front Range, Colorado:

   South Platte River, Jefferson County, 7 miles away
      Class IV - 5.8 miles long (Cheeseman Reservoir to Deckers)

   South Platte River, Jefferson/ Douglas County, 7 miles away
      Class I-III - 12 miles long (Deckers to confluence with North Fork)

   South Platte River, Park County, 11 miles away
      Class V+ - 7.3 miles long (Lake George to Cheesman Reservoir)

   South Platte River - North Fork, Jefferson County, 16 miles away
      Class III-IV - 7 miles long (Buffalo Creek to South Platte)

   South Platte River, Jefferson/ Douglas County, 16 miles away
      Class III-IV - 1 miles long (Confluence to Strontia Springs Reservoir)


Public Lands near Big Turkey Campground, Front Range, Colorado:

   Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument, Florissant - CO, 13 miles away
      
   Rocky Mountain National Park, Estes Park - CO, 69 miles away
      
   Pike National Forest, Colorado, 8 miles away

   Mueller State Park, Colorado, 12 miles away

   Roxborough State Park, Colorado, 20 miles away

   Eleven Mile State Park, Colorado, 23 miles away

   Chatfield Lake State Recreation Area, Colorado, 25 miles away


Trails near Big Turkey Campground, Front Range, Colorado:

   Phantom Creek Trail, Teller County, 4 miles away

   Rule Creek Trail, Teller County, 6 miles away

   Rule Ridge Trail, Teller County, 7 miles away

   Longwater Trail, Park County, 9 miles away

   South Manitou Park Trail, Douglas County, 10 miles away

   Missouri Gulch Trail, Douglas County, 11 miles away

   Long Hollow Trail, Douglas County, 11 miles away


Golf Courses Near Big Turkey Campground, Front Range, Colorado:

   Shining Mountain Golf Club, Woodland Park, 12 miles away

   Perry Park Country Club, Larkspur, 18 miles away


Lakes Near Big Turkey Campground, Front Range, Colorado:

   Cheesman Lake, Jefferson County, 6 miles away

   Wellington Lake, Jefferson County, 14 miles away

   North Catamount Reservoir, Teller County, 16 miles away


Current weather conditions at Big Turkey Campground, Front Range, Colorado
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Local climate location: CHEESMAN 3 miles away


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