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Vega State Park

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Great camping experience

Not crowded. We used a pet friendly cabin, great bunks, typical camping cabin. Able to bring my... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2018
JRHhn
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Evergreen, Colorado
My favorite local Colorado State Park

The Grand Mesa is a wonderful place to "get away" from the heat of summer in the Grand Valley where... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2018
Sandra H
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At an elevation of 8,000 feet, Vega State Park’s high-mountain lake sits in a beautiful montane meadow on the northeast edge of Grand Mesa National Forest in Western Colorado. Vega is great year round for birding, hiking among the changing aspen...more
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15247 North 6/10 Road, Collbran, CO 81624
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Reviewed 26 September 2018

Not crowded. We used a pet friendly cabin, great bunks, typical camping cabin. Able to bring my cpap machine as had electricity! Beautiful scenery!

Thank JRHhn
Reviewed 1 September 2018

The Grand Mesa is a wonderful place to "get away" from the heat of summer in the Grand Valley where I live. Vega State Park is only an hour away and is perfect for the type of camping my husband and I enjoy. The Early...More

Thank Sandra H
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We stayed in the Aspen Grove campground. Some sites had shade built over the tables, ours did not. I'm not sure why some do and others don't. We definitely could have used shade. It was very hot in July. Swimming is not allowed in the...More

Thank Chad W
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is a nice lake not far out of the town of Collbran Colorado, we stopped by to do some fishing, eating and some sightseeing. The lake was pretty quiet and the fish were biting, not to mention we were able to bring a dinner...More

Thank StuM210
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Spent the weekend with my best friend in one of the five rental cabins. This is probably the easiest "roughin' it" camping you could do. No kitchen or bathroom but running water available nearly at the front door and an outhouse conveniently located. Inside they...More

1  Thank cjs52017
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Beautiful, peaceful, wild life, clean, a good place to get back to nature. The photos do not do this place justice. Wonderful surprize.

Thank Periodictraveler_7
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Big lake with lots of camping, bathrooms everywhere, fishing, Ice fishing in winter, boating, water sports, hunting and cabins you can buy very close to lake. I like it up there and I'm looking to buy a cabin. Be aware that there is no cell...More

1  Thank K A
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Not close to any main highway or larger towns so bring any supplies you need. The drive from Grand Junction takes you through part of the Grand Mesa scenic byway. Agree with past posters that it is a small park for mostly camping, fishing and...More

1  Thank BDU50
Reviewed 3 December 2015

Not much to do... way to many four wheelers and dirt bikes, and unless your in a campground no place to camp, cant get away from anyone..

3  Thank 700yummy35
Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

We have not camped at this state park yet but plan to do so next year. We have been to this park three times to bird watch around the lake. There are lots of places to pull off the road and look for birds either...More

1  Thank Japotter
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