Backcountry Campsites

List of Backcountry Campsites

Backcountry camping is permitted in designated places in the Park.  A $20 permit is required, and advance reservations are recommended in the summertime.  Visit the Backcountry Offices at Beaver Meadows Visitor Center, or Kawuneeche Visitor Center.

Region 3 - North of Estes Park

Silvanmere Campsites (2)  North Boundary Trail, North Fork Trail (5.6 mi.)

Lost Lake Campsites (4)  North Boundary Trail, North Fork Trail (9.7 mi.)

Kettle Tarm Campsites (2)  North Fork Trail (4.9 mi.)

Sugarloaf Campsite (1)  North Boundary Trail, North Fork Trail (8.2 mi.)

Stormy Peaks Campsites (2 + 1 group)  North Fork Trail (11 mi.), from Pingree Park (5 mi.)

Lost Falls Campsites (2)  North Fork Trail, North Boundary Trail (6.7 mi.)

Stormy Peaks South Campsite (1)  North Fork Trail (8.6 mi.), from Pingree Park (7.4 mi.)

Aspen Meadow Group Campsite (1)  North Fork Trail (5.9 mi.), North Boundary Trail

McGregor Mountain Campsites (2)  Black Canyon (4.5 mi.), Cow Creek (3.5 mi.)

Halfway Campsites (2)  North Fork Trail (5.6 mi.), North Boundary Trail

Rabbit Ears Campsites (1)  Black Canyon (4.9 mi.), Cow Creek (1.4 mi.)

Bighorn Mountain Campsite (1 stock/group)  Black Canyon (6.5 mi.), Lawn Lake (7.8 mi.)

Peregrine Campsite (1) Black Canyon (4.6 mi.), Cow Creek (2 mi.)

Lost Meadow Campsites (2 + 1 stock/group)  North Fork Trail (8.4 mi.), North Boundary Trail

Happily Lost Campsite (1)  North Fork Trail (6.2 mi.), North Boundary Trail

Boundary Creek Campsites (2)  North Fork Trail (4.6 mi.), North Boundary Trail