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Crater Lake Campground, Front Range, Colorado

   

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It's a backcountry area inside the Indian Peaks Wilderness and it takes hours to hike there. Its at 10,000 feet and snowpacked until late July; its very cold at night. Permits are required and no campfires are allowed. The Isabelle Glacier Trail is miles away and Wheeler Basin is 10+ miles. Says Elaine

You can experience nature at its greatest at primtive campgrounds like these. This is a primitive camp ground which obviously means that there are a small number of services. Getting to a primitive campground such as Crater Lake Campground may be somewhat tough, but it's well worth it. The natural loveliness at this primitive campground is pleasant. So many fun things in
 
    close proximity to Crater Lake Campground, and it unquestionably is a glorious campground. Loads of folks pick this campground when going to Surprise Beach. Crater Lake Campground is situated in the Front Range.
Spending too much
 time inside got you down, Don't fret; Crater Lake Campground in Colorado is a glorious pick. Some activities here at Crater Lake Campground are swimming, fishing, playing golf, hiking, and whitewater paddling, so running out of fun things to do won’t happen.
All the great local attractions nearby and such a great variety of outdoors recreation are good incentives to come. While going to this region in Colorado it's a glorious idea to go camping too.

30% of the 680 acres of skiing territory at Eldora consist of black and red runs. But there are great runs for little ones and learners as well; 70% of the runs are blue and green. Eldora, the nearby ski resort has an elevation difference
 
of 1,600 feet; this ski resort has 12 great ski lifts, and 26 feet of good snow every winter covering its 53 runs. If by chance you like whitewater, there is the Gun Shy to Jasper Creek portion, a category V whitewater segment on Boulder Creek, 2.  

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Other campgrounds near Crater Lake Campground, Front Range, Colorado:

   Indian Peaks Wilderness - Crater Lake, Winter Park, 0 miles away
      
   Pawnee Lake Campground, Grand County, 1 miles away
      
   Shelter Rock Campground, Grand County, 3 miles away
      
   Indian Peaks Wilderness - Gourd Lake, Allenspark, 3 miles away
      
   Indian Peaks Wilderness - Blue Lake, Allenspark, 3 miles away
      
   Indian Peaks Wilderness - Lake Isabelle, Boulder, 3 miles away
      
   Indian Peaks Wilderness - Caribou Lake, Winter Park, 4 miles away
      
   Indian Peaks Wilderness - Columbine Lake, Winter Park, 4 miles away
      
   Indian Peaks Wilderness - Jasper Lake, Allenspark, 4 miles away
      
   Indian Peaks Wilderness - Coney Lake, Allenspark, 4 miles away
      

Marinas near Crater Lake Campground, Front Range, Colorado:

   Boater's Choice, Grand Lake, 14 miles away

   Headwaters Marina, Grand Lake, 14 miles away

   Beacon Landing Marina, Grand Lake, 15 miles away

   Trail Ridge Marina, Grand Lake, 15 miles away

   Shadow Mountain Marina and RV, Grand Lake, 15 miles away


Paddling Rivers Near Crater Lake Campground, Front Range, Colorado:

   Boulder Creek, Boulder County, 7 miles away
      Class V - 2.5 miles long (Gun Shy to Jasper Creek)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Adventures in Whitewater, Grand County, 12 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Whitewater Outfitter - Mad Adventures, Grand County, 12 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Saint Vrain Creek - North, Boulder County, 12 miles away
      Class V+ - 13 miles long (Peak to Peak Highway to Buttonrock Preserve)

   Fraser River, Grand County, 13 miles away
      Class III-IV - 9.4 miles long (Tabernash to Granby)


Public Lands near Crater Lake Campground, Front Range, Colorado:

   Rocky Mountain National Park, Estes Park - CO, 18 miles away
      
   Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument, Florissant - CO, 69 miles away
      
   Golden Gate Canyon State Park, Colorado, 22 miles away

   Eldorado State Park, Colorado, 25 miles away

   Arapaho National Forest, Colorado, 31 miles away

   Roosevelt National Forest, Colorado, 33 miles away


Trails near Crater Lake Campground, Front Range, Colorado:

   Cascade Trail, Grand County, 1 miles away

   Arapaho Pass Trail, Grand County, 2 miles away

   Isabelle Glacier Trail, Boulder County, 3 miles away

   Gourd Lake Trail, Grand County, 3 miles away

   Buchanan Pass Trail, Boulder County, 3 miles away

   Pawnee Pass Trail, Boulder County, 4 miles away

   Columbine Lake Trail, Grand County, 4 miles away


Beaches Near Crater Lake Campground, Front Range, Colorado:

   Surprise Beach, Grand County, 13 miles away


Golf Courses Near Crater Lake Campground, Front Range, Colorado:

   Pole Creek Golf Club, Fraser, 14 miles away

   Grand Lake Golf Course, Grand Lake, 15 miles away

   SolVista Golf Club, Granby, 17 miles away

   Grand Elk Golf Course, Granby, 19 miles away

   Estes Valley Recreation District Estes Park Golf Club, Estes Park, 19 miles away


Lakes Near Crater Lake Campground, Front Range, Colorado:

   Lake Dorothy, Boulder County, 4 miles away

   Watanga Lake, Grand County, 7 miles away

   Yankee Doodle Lake, Boulder County, 7 miles away

   Left Hand Reservoir, Boulder County, 7 miles away

   Jenny Lake, Boulder County, 8 miles away


Current weather conditions at Crater Lake Campground, Front Range, Colorado
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Local climate location: GRAND LAKE 10 miles away


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