Thank you for visiting!  We are Denver’s staycation destination!  Our campground is privately owned and offers a mountain camping experience within an hour of the Denver metro area.  Elevation 9,230.

Do you want to get away, but your kids have a soccer game?  No problem.  Come and set up camp, head out to the game and come back to enjoy the rest of your weekend in the fresh mountain air.

What does our campground offer that others do not?  Convenience.  Location, location, location.  We are only 20 minutes from Golden and 10 minutes from the casinos of Central City and Black Hawk.

Do you want to go fishing or hiking?  No problem. Golden Gate Canyon State Park is three miles away.  Spend the day hiking or fishing and come back to Base Camp at Golden Gate Canyon to enjoy the rest of your evening.

Do your kids like to swim? No problem.  The Gilpin County Community Center is across the street and features a pool with a water slide.

Do you like to gamble?  No problem.  Gamble your brains out at the local casinos and end the evening under the stars while you enjoy the fresh mountain air.

Do you like to ride?  No problem.  We are conveniently located next to the Peak to Peak Scenic Byway.  Take a day trip over to Estes Park and back.  This is one of the most beautiful rides our state has to offer.

Are you a hunter looking to bag some big game in Area 38?  No problem.  Welcome Hunters!  Why drive back and forth when you can rent one of our cabins and stay in the area?

Do you like baseball and softball?  No problem.  Our campground is right next to the baseball and softball fields.  Take in a free game or two during your visit.

Are you thirsty?  No problem.  Our convenience store offers a wide variety of beverages.

Are you thirsty for something with a little more kick?  No problem.  We have a liquor store on site.  Visit Pickle Liquors and stock up today!

Do you need to do some laundry?  No problem.  Our laundry room has been remodeled.

Do you need some propane?  No problem.  We can fill propane tanks on site.

Are you running low on gas? No problem.  We have unleaded and diesel available at our pumps.


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