Camping Near Eldorado Canyon State Park
While there is no camping in Eldorado Canyon, there are plenty of nearby places to camp. Please remember that this Park closes at sunset.
Colorado State Parks
Golden Gate Canyon State Park - From Eldorado Springs, Golden Gate Canyon is located 30 miles south on SH 93, off Golden Gate Canyon Road. Tent camping is offered from May - October. Backcountry camping is available year-round. Two yurts and five cabins are available by reservation only. Golden Gate boasts 97 camping sites with shower and laundry facilities and some universally accessible sites and 35 primitive camping sites for a truly unique experience. For more information on the park, please call (303) 582-3707.
St. Vrain State Park - Located near Longmont, off SH 119 and County Road 7, St. Vrain is 30 miles from Eldorado Canyon State Park. For more information please call (303) 678-9402.
Camping Reservations for all Colorado State Parks can be made by calling 1-800-678-CAMP.
U.S. Forest Service Campgrounds
The first three of the following campgrounds are open from May 15 - September 15. Sites can be reserved for $8-$17 a night by calling 1(877) 444-6777 or online at www.reserveusa.com. For more information about the campgrounds, call (303) 444-6600.
Boulder County Fairground
The Fairgrounds are located in southwest Longmont at the corner of Hover and Nelson and offers full-service campsites with electric hook-ups and showers. At an elevation of 5,000 feet, there are 92 sites ranging from $15—$25 with tables, toilets and water. The area is open year- round. Reservations can be made by calling (303) 678-1525.