This Lakeside Campground In Colorado Will Be Your New Favorite Destination

When it comes to camping, there is no better place to be than Colorado! (Just ask the thousands and thousands of out-of-staters who visit every year for this reason alone.) If you are ready to pitch a tent in the most unforgettable of places, we recommend checking out this lakeside Colorado campground that is sure to be your new favorite destination:

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Located north of beautiful Buena Vista lies the crystal clear waters of Twin Lakes and its nearby (and aptly named) Lakeview Campground. Featuring spacious campsites with their own tables, BBQ grills, and fire rings—as well as designated sites for RV hookups—the Lakeside Campground is truly the gem of the region thanks to both its beautiful surroundings and killer views of the nearby lakes. In addition to just its location and built-in scenery, Lakeview Campground also offers a number of different amenities like epic swimming and fishing opportunities, as well as access to one of the prettiest hikes in the state!

Lakeview Campground is located within The Pike and San Isabel National Forests & Cimarron and Comanche National Grasslands via County Rd 24 (Leadville). Nightly rates for the Lakeview Campground begin at $19 and can be reserved on Recreation.gov’s website.

For even more epic camping opportunities, check out These 11 Rustic Spots In Colorado That Are Extraordinary For Camping.