Ridgway State Park

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Elk Ridge Campground Rd
Ridgway, CO 81432
970-626-5822
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GPS: 38.2144, -107.7339

Last Price Paid: $28
Number of Sites: 283
Pad Type: asphalt
Reservations: Yes
Elevation: 7047 ft
Tent Camping: Yes

15 people have reviewed this location.

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Lovin Livin RVin
OR
24 Lance 1985
2000 Chevy Silverado 1500
19 reviews
Nightly rate: $28
Days stayed: 5

Lovin Livin RVin would stay here again

“As good as it gets!”

Reviewed Apr 18, 2018

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This state park is top notch! The water is currently off in the lower campground due to possible freezing in the forecast. The top loops are $24 and the bottom loops are $28 because they include a sewer hookup. The bottom loops are in closer proximity to the river for fishing access. Two negatives: 7 per day entry fee for CO state... more

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TheSterlingSpaceship
CO
25 Airstream International Sterling
2005 Chevrolet 2500 Silverado
1 review
Nightly rate: $24
Days stayed: 3
Site Number: 106 D loop

TheSterlingSpaceship would stay here again

“Well-maintained, beautiful state park”

Reviewed Mar 12, 2018

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We loved our stay at Ridgway SP! They're located just 45 min outside Telluride and 5 min from the town of Ridgway. It was fully operational, well-maintained, space between the sites and surrounded by beautiful mountain views. They only have one loop open in the winter and we were one of just a couple campers. Each site has two picnic t... more

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Justbreezinalong
Albuquerque, NM
26 Airstream Flying Cloud
20 reviews
Nightly rate: $26
Days stayed: 10
Site Number: 85
“Cutthroat Heaven”

Reviewed Jan 14, 2018

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We’ve stayed at the main campground, as well as the Paco Camground. Both are excellent. If you love flyfishing (as we do), the Paco is the way to go. Nestled alongside the Umcompahgre River, there’s 2 miles of C&R Gold Medal Trout water. The campsites are spacious, clean, and offer full hook ups. It’s not too far to Ridgway for supplie... more

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Bill & Jeri RV Tr...
Palm Coast, FL
2013 Ford F150 Platinum 4x4, 3.5 Ecoboost, Max tow package; 2016 Keystone Bullet 269RLS travel trailer
37 reviews
Nightly rate: $26
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: 23

Bill & Jeri RV Travels would stay here again

“Beautiful Campground! Loved it!”

Reviewed Aug 23, 2017

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We spent one night here on our way home to Florida from Alaska. This park is just a few miles up highway 550 north of Ridgeway, CO. While it is close to 550 there was very little highway noise. The ranger who checked us in was great. He asked me if I was a veteran and when I showed him my VA medical card he handed us a pass good for... more

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Two Lanes of Freedom

35 Heartland Bighorn
14 reviews
Nightly rate: $26
Days stayed: 5
Site Number: 101

Two Lanes of Freedom would stay here again

“Nice campground with beautiful lake.”

Reviewed Jul 25, 2017

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We enjoyed our stay at Ridgway State Park. We camped in the Elk Ridge section D loop. Lots of easy pull-through sites. There was electric hookups at our site with shared water. Shared water being a place where you can fill your tank. Our site was on the right side of the one way road and our friends camped on the left. They had to pul... more

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Nathan @ Wand'rly

14 Volkswagen Bus, Champagne Edition, Riviera Campwagen
290 reviews
Nightly rate: $26
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: 148

Nathan @ Wand'rly would stay here again

“Breaking the law, breaking the law...”

Reviewed Jul 09, 2017

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Plenty has been said about this lovely little slice of state park that left me so regretful for staying at an RV park in town when we had a craving for an electrical hookup the night before. We dug the lay of the land here (and have been having so much fun in the national forest) that we decided to stay here another night anyway. You c... more

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Gone Again Flanagans
McKinney, TX
33 Jayco JayFlight 28BHS
2016 Toyota Tundra TRD Pro
37 reviews
Nightly rate: $30
Days stayed: 6

Gone Again Flanagans would stay here again

“State Park with nice amenities”

Reviewed Jul 05, 2017

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We stayed at Pa-Co-Chu-Puk portion of the Ridgway State Park. While close to the highway, this section is in a low spot behind the damn. There is a nice restroom and laundry facility onsite. Spots are large, but surrounded by high grass (protected). The chipmunks and deer are fun to watch in the mornings and evenings. Plenty of room to... more

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JennGrover
Pittsburgh, PA
16 Little Guy T@b
2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland 3.6L
25 reviews
Nightly rate: $30
Days stayed: 2

JennGrover would stay here again

“Reservations Are Recommended in the Summer and om Weekends”

Reviewed Jan 04, 2017

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This was my second stay at this wonderful Colorado State Park, in the Pa-Co-Chu-Puk area. These are full hook-up, concrete sites. The sites are level and spacious. There is not a lot of privacy, due to the terrain, but there is plenty of space so you do not feel you are in your neighbors' business. The fees for Full Hook Ups are $30... more

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Van-Tramp
Longmont, CO
27 Airstream International
198 reviews
Nightly rate: $26
Days stayed: 5

Van-Tramp would stay here again

“A beuatiful state park”

Reviewed Sep 21, 2016

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We stayed up top (Elk Ridge) which is a large expansive campground with some pretty nice views. All the amenities you can think of, plus some nice trails. The swim beach was closed down as the water level was very low late in the season. They allow dogs off leash in the day-use area (1 mile south of the campground entrance). You can... more

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Life Rebooted

36 Tiffin Allegro Open Road 36LA
2014 Honda CR-V
177 reviews
Nightly rate: $26
Days stayed: 9
“Beautiful campground in a great location but un-level sites, poor showers, and mice made our stay difficult”

Reviewed Aug 21, 2016

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There are three sections at Ridgway, each quite different. Elk Ridge is quite high up and heavily wooded. Dakota Terraces is at lower elevation and mostly grass and small shrubs. Pa-Co-Chu-Puk is a few miles away and is very close to the highway, but has full hookups (the others only have 30A electric). We stayed at both Elk Ridge and ... more

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Ridgway State Park RV Trip - Everlong Journey

Ridgway State Park RV Trip Posted on June 18, 2012 June 12, 2013 – June 17, 2012 And we’re off….. Driving d...

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Ridgway State Park

Pa Co Chu Puk Loop Date of Travel: June 9-13, 2016 Total Cost Per Night: $30 (plus $5/day entrance fee) Address: 28555 US-550, Ridgway, CO 81432 Site: 259HA (Full Hookup) Elevation: 7047′       Well,...

Hookups:
  • 30 Amp
  • 20 Amp
  • water
  • sewer
  • Full Hookups
Recreation:
  • boat ramp
  • fishing
  • picnic area
  • swimming beach
  • volleyball
Site Amenities:
  • big rig
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
  • pull thru
Facilities:
  • cabins
  • dump station
  • group sites
  • laundry
  • restrooms: flush
  • showers
  • trash
  • water available
Pets:
  • pets

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