Rocky Mountain National Park Glacier Basin Campground
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Address: Estes Park, Colorado 80517
GPS: 40.32917, -105.59333
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Local Directions: Take Highway 36 west from Estes Park, CO or Highway 34 east from Grand Lake, CO. Off the main park road take the Bear Lake Road, which is near the Beaver Meadows Entrance Station, and follow the signs to the campground. Glacier Basin Campground in approximately 9 miles from Estes Park and 5 miles from the Beaver Meadows Entrance Station.

Contact Information
Local Phone: 1-970-586-1419

May 22 to Sep 8

65 RV Sites, 149 Tent Sites, 13 Group Sites, 149 No Hookup

Daily Rates: $20.00
Payment Methods: American Express, MasterCard, VISA

Facilities & Services
Dump Station

Fishing, Hiking

Max RV Length 35 ft
Glacier Basin Campground is closed until further notice due to flooding.

Glacier Basin Campground is located in Rocky Mountain National Park adjacent to Estes Park, Colorado. It is near the Beaver Meadows Entrance on Highway 36 and is an ideal location to base your stay in the park. There is a shuttle bus stop in the campground and the campground is located across the street from Park & Ride, the park's main shuttle system hub. The shuttle system provides access to many park trailheads throughout the Bear Lake cooridor and to the town of Estes Park.

A separate park entrance fee of $20 per private vehicle applies. This fee covers entrance to the park for the date of purchase and the next 6 days.

If using a Golden Age or Golden Access Passport or Interagency Senior or Access Pass for a camping fee discount, the pass must be presented upon check-in.
Total Sites149
RV Sites65
Tent Sites149
Group Sites13
Max RV Length35 ft
No Hookup (149)
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Camping in Rocky Mountain National Park is limited to 7 days from June 1 through September 30

Pets allowed, but when outside of a vehicle or camping unit, they must be leashed on a lead no longer than 6'. Pets cannot be left unattended in vehicles or campsites. Pets are not allowed on trails. Please clean up after your pet.

Quiet Hours
Quiet hours are from 10:00P.M. to 6:00A.M. Generator Hours are 7:30A.M.-10:00AM. and 4:00P.M. to 8:30P.M. External Generators must be quiet. C Loop is a Generator Free area.

One RV or One RV and one towed vehicle or Tent Trailer/Trailer and one vehicle, and/or two Tents allowed per site.
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