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Holiday Camping Gift Guide Looking for a great gift idea for the outdoorsy types in your life? Look no further than our 2016 holiday camping gift guide! Here is a list of great gifts for any outdoor enthusiast. These gifts range from small, personal gifts to the big awesome toys […]

2016 Holiday Camping Gift Guide


Camping season begins Memorial Day weekend. If you are an avid camper, you may have already been out this year. Many of the campgrounds in Colorado are open year round. Most campgrounds do not accept reservations during the off season, but that doesn’t mean you can’t go camping in them. Just […]

Camping Season Begins Memorial Day Weekend



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With another season of camping upon us, it’s a great time to have a Top Ten Camping Rules list for the responsible camper. It’s our job as outdoor enthusiasts to be respectful of the natural beauty we enjoy. Humans have a very significant impact on their environment, and campers should […]

Top Ten Camping Rules of a Responsible Camper


Topo maps are now available on the USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) website for free! Topo maps are detailed topographical maps of an area that show the contours of the terrain. These maps also include roads, waterways, territory boundaries, and much more. The topo maps available are a fantastic resource for anyone that […]

Free USGS Topo Maps Available



Every Kid in a Park Program Opportunity Every Kid in a Park is a great new program that has been introduced to try to get as many kids into Federal Parks as possible. This is specifically geared towards 4th graders to give them free access to Federal Parks. The Every Kid […]

Every Kid in a Park Program


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 ...



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Use these Memorial Day Camping Top Ten Trip Tips to have a great weekend camping. The Memorial Day Weekend camping trips are almost here. Everyone is gearing up for camping during Memorial Day Weekend in their favorite campsites and campgrounds. It’s important to keep a few things in mind when heading out […]

Memorial Day Camping Top Ten Trip Tips


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Bear encounters when camping can be dangerous. One fact that all campers in Colorado have to face when out camping is that we are sharing these areas with many different species of wildlife. Most will leave campers alone and many won’t be seen when you are camping since we tend […]

Camping with Bears in Colorado