South West


Free Fishing Weekend! Enjoy a free fishing weekend on June 2nd and 3rd. Free fishing weekends in Colorado mean that you do not need a license to fish! So dust off your fishing gear and get out there and go fishing! Don’t have any fishing gear? No problem! Ask a […]

Free Fishing Weekend June 2nd and 3rd


The government shutdown National Parks once again. What does this mean for the your planned trip? It means that you should definitely contact the offices of the park to see if they are even open. It was stated by the National Park Service that they were going to try to […]

Government Shutdown National Parks



Get free admission to Colorado State Parks on Veterans Day, November 11th. This applies to all veteran and active duty military members, military reserve, as well as the National Guard.  Get out there and enjoy this warm fall weather! Here is the official announcement from the Colorado Parks and Wildlife […]

Free Admission – Colorado State Parks – Veterans Day


Big Effleston Lake on the Grand Mesa will have all fishing limits lifted. This is in preparation of lake repairs. The fish will not survive the draining so they need to be caught and kept. Use this opportunity to stock up on tasty trout! CPW Press Release | Big Eggleston […]

Fishing Limits Lifted on Big Eggleston Lake



Colorado Fish Stocking Report
Here at CampOutColorado.com, we want to provide you with as many tools as we can to make your camping experience better.  Use this Colorado fish stocking report as a guide. Find out what lakes have been freshly stocked with fish in Colorado. This may help you decide between Colorado’s many […]

2015 Fish Stocking Report Archive




Crater Lake and Maroon Bells Campgrounds have been closed to overnight camping due to bear activity in the area. There have been too many human and bear conflicts which has prompted Colorado Division of Wildlife to close these areas for safety. This bear problems at Crater Lake and Maroon Bells are […]

Crater Lake and Maroon Bells Campgrounds Closed Due to Bear ...