Published in Colorado Parent Magazine, Ultimate Guide to Summer 2020 Edition
In our pre-kid lives, many Coloradans have memories of spontaneously packing the car and heading to the mountains to find any available spot to make camp. It was part of the adventure! But the addition of tiny humans paired with our state’s ever-growing population often means that families with a “We’ll just take whatever’s open” mentality often end up with no campsite at all.
We don’t want your only exposure to wildlife to be the epic tantrum that’s happening in your car as you drive past already-booked sites. Here’s a list of eight of the top family campground options around the state, and when to reserve them.