Rainbow Lakes Campground

Roosevelt National Forest

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County Road 116 Nederland, CO 80466 303-541-2500 970-295-6600 Official Website

GPS: 40.0104, -105.5702

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Overview of Rainbow Lakes Campground

Number of Sites 16

Pad Type dirt

Open Seasonally mid-June - mid-Sept.

Elevation 9,940 ft / 3,029 m

Max Stay 14

Tent Camping Yes

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Q&A - Ask the Community about Rainbow Lakes Campground

To ask questions of the owner or manager please contact the campground directly. 303-541-2500

uruth asked on 7/26/2023

Can you have a fire at this campsite? Is there a creek or any kind of body of water? How far away do you have to go t...

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Voni asked on 1/16/2020

Can you camp with a 30 ft RV here?

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Reviews of Rainbow Lakes Campground 6 people have reviewed this location.

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  • dry camping
  • recreation trail
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
  • group sites
  • restrooms: flush
  • trash
  • pets
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Ruby Gulch Dispersed Camping

Might be OK if you have high clearance

- RT

Buckingham Campground

Very small and tents only. This is actually the 4th of July trailhead

- C&C

Gordon Gulch Designated Dispersed Campsites

Site 10 the best! Lower number sites really bad

- camper-870289

Peak to Peak RV Park

no water, no electricity

- Rich H

Pawnee Campground

Make sure you buy a day use pass for the days your are camping if you want to drive to a trailhead and park

- Lonnie & Joi

West Magnolia Designated Dispersed Campsites

Gorgeous but near impossible to get a spot

- camper-870289

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