Camp at Moraine Park

Colorado Moraine Park Campground

Added by Ryan Mckinney

Moraine Park is campground in Rocky Mountain National Park with easy access to multiple hiking trails. 

Moraine Park Campground is the only year-round campground at Rocky Mountain National Park. During the summer there are 244 reservable campsites and 77 first come first serve during the winter. Large numbers of elk gather in Moraine Park during the rut (September-October) and it's a popular wildlife viewing location. The cost per campsite is $14 during the winter and $20 during the summer.

You can book your site on recreation.gov

Get more info on winter camping here: https://www.theoutbound.com/co...

Pack List

  • Tent
  • Sleeping Bag
  • Sleeping Pad
  • Lantern
  • Firewood
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Camping, Chillin

Skill Level:

Beginner

Season:

Year Round

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Features:

Bathrooms
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
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8 months ago

Great place for camp!

Beautiful campground in RMNP. Even though the campground was full, it was still quiet. Camped in the A loop which provided nice mountain views from our site.

8 months ago

8 months ago

Go for a site along the outside

A beautiful campground that can get super busy in the summer. Take the time to plan your trip early and go for a site far from the entrance and along the outside and you won't be disturbed by anything other than the elks bugle-ing too loudly in the meadows below you.

8 months ago

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