Chalk Lake Campground

Pike-San Isabel National Forests & Cimarron and Comanche National Grasslands

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Chalk Creek Dr. Nathrop, CO 81236 719-539-3591 719-545-8737 Reservations: 877-444-6777 Official Website

GPS: 38.7126, -106.2338

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Overview of Chalk Lake Campground

Number of Sites 18

Pad Type gravel

Reservations yes

Open Seasonally May-Sept.

Elevation 8,727 ft / 2,659 m

Max Stay 14

Tent Camping Yes

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To ask questions of the owner or manager please contact the campground directly. 719.539.3591

samharlow asked on 1/30/2021

Does anyone know if it is free to camp at Chalk Lake Campground during the off season?

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Reviews of Chalk Lake Campground 3 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Overall Rating
Site Quality

Cell Phone Coverage

Verizon 4G
Confirmed by 2 Users
Last reported 9/12/2022
1 review
“Overall Good Experience Quiet”

Reviewed 9/12/2022

Days stayed: 2
Site Number: 10
Overall Rating

While there was a bar LTE on my Verizon service my phone wouldn’t connect reliably. Tried a small booster as well without any luck. Enjoyed the creek and nearby hot springs, great location.

Site Quality

Duke On Patrol would stay here again

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Loving Every Mile
Loving Every Mile
Livingston, TX
Grand Design 303RLS
Ford F250 Superduty 4X4
760 reviews
“Nice camping for tents and small trailers”

Reviewed 5/27/2021

Nightly rate: $22
Days stayed: 0
Site Number: 0
Overall Rating

Drive through the campground to scout for future trips. Well maintained campground with level sites and picnic tables. Potable water available and 2 bathrooms. Sunny location. Most sites are most suitable for tents or small rigs. Interesting "walk in" trailer sites also, but not for a rig much larger than 24 feet. Poor Verizo... more

Site Quality
Verizon 4G

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Dennis F
Dennis F
25' Outdoors RV 22FQS
Ram 1500
13 reviews
“Well maintained and a good choice close to Buena Vista”

Reviewed 10/16/2020

Nightly rate: $22
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: 17
Overall Rating

The campsite was perfect for a short stay. No litter and the vault toilet was well kept. Was fun exploring the creek.

Site Quality

Dennis F would stay here again

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  • dry camping
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
  • restrooms: vault
  • trash
  • water available
  • pets
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