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Collegiate Peaks Campground

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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor27%
  • Terrible9%
  • 26 Jul. 2017
    “Once great campground gone downhill”
  • 12 Jul. 2016
    “Don't count on walk-up sites... questionable reservations...”
State Highway 306, Buena Vista, CO See on map
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

Stayed at this campground many times over the years and it was very nice. After my last visit I will not use this campground again. The camp sites where trashy, the vault toilets were not swept out and had not been pumped out for quite...More

1  Thank fidocamper
Reviewed 13 July 2016

I arrived at 2:30 p.m. on a recent Friday, and although there were allegedly 14 walk-up sites available as of the previous day, ALL of them were tagged as reserved, even though only 3-4 had gear there. So that means that 10-11 parties arrived, paid...More

Thank Rsette
Reviewed 24 September 2015

My 15 y/o son and I really enjoyed our 2-night stay here in Aug 2015. There were lots of sites to choose from & it's a bit more remote than some of the others nearby, yet still close to BV and many things to do...More

Thank jschalla
Reviewed 13 September 2015

We did not reserve a campsite, but had no problem finding a spot and setting up. The facilities were clean, campsite was beautiful and most importantly, close to the trailhead for Mt. Yale. We had a great time and would for sure go back to...More

1  Thank kailaintheworld
Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

If you are considering this campground there are definitely pros and cons. It is ideally located to several trailheads into the national forest. But the campground has problems. When we were camping in August of 2015 one (of two) water pumps was broken. So one...More

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Number of rooms
56
Location
United States > Colorado > Chaffee County > Buena Vista
Number of rooms
56
Location
United States > Colorado > Chaffee County > Buena Vista
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"We were in site #7 which was large & good. Primo site appears to be #G which is right next to the creek..."
jschalla
23 Sep. 2015
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"Reservations are encouraged."
LT_Arkansas
6 Aug. 2015
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