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Campgrounds & Backcountry Camping
Campgrounds & Backcountry Camping

​​​Reverend's Ridge​

​Capacity: 97 sites. Each site is limited to a maximum of 6 people.

Map: View the Reverend's Ridge Campground map.

Fifty-nine of the 97 campsites at Reverend's Ridge have electrical hookups. Each pedestal has 20, 30, and 50 amp capability. Rooftop camping/ camping in you vehicle is allowed only at RV/electric sites (1-59) and not at tent sites (60-97).

Reverend's Ridge Pricing

For pricing information, see the Fees page​.

Reverend's Ridge office is located off of Gap Road. The office is open seven days a week from Memorial Day weekend through September 30. Phone: 303-642-3856.​

  • Some facilities are closed during cold weather months. 

​​​​​​​​Aspen Meadows

Capacity: 35 sites

MapView the Aspen Meadows Campground map.

Aspen Meadows features 35 basic, tent-only campsites. Facilities include a water pump, vault toilets, and designated campsites with table, fire rings, and high use tent pads. Rooftop camping/camping in your vehicle is not allowed at any site in Aspen Meadows.

There are two water sources in Aspen Meadows Campground. One hand pump is located near site # 31, and one "jug filler" at Meadow Loop site #8. Please bring extra water containers to minimize trips to the hydrants.​

Aspen Meadows Pricing

For pricing information, see the Fees page​.

Equestrian Facilities

Sites 15 and 16 will accommodate horses.​

Campers have the option of tethering, cobbling, or erecting a temporary corral for their horses. There is room to park a traditional horse trailer at both of these sites, but not a combination horse trailer/rv. 

Please call the park for specific information.

Campground Closed for the Winter

This campground closes in mid-October and typically opens in mid-May depending on weather conditions.​


Capacity: 4 shelters and 20 tent sites. All are walk-in (approx 1-3 miles) and do not accommodate vehicles.

Map: View the backcountry ​camping map.

Reservation Required. Backcountry camping reservations must be made ahead of time. Reservations can be made by calling 1-800-244-5613.

To ensure safety, NO fires are allowed in the backcountry.


There are four backcountry shelters. These three-sided structures, which are built in the Appalachian trail-hut tradition, have roofs and wood floors. Each hut can sleep up to six people without a tent.

Tent Sites

There are 20 backcountry tent sites open year-round. Many of these sites are located in large, scenic meadows and are surrounded by 10,000 foot peaks. Each site is limited to a maximum of 6 people. 

Shelter & Tent Site Pricing

For pricing information, see the Fees page​.​