Locations, Communities, Park and Land Management
Colorado Outdoor Recreation Areas
- National Park Service – Colorado Parks
- National Park Service – Rocky Mountain National Park
- Colorado State Parks
- USDA Forest Service – Arapahoe & Roosevelt National Forests, Pawnee National Grassland
- Boulder Mountainbike Alliance Trails
- Boulder Open Space & Mountain Parks Trails Open to Bikes
- Near Winter Park, CO (Campground info, Area biking info)
- Moab, Utah
Boulder Outdoor Center has an online guide to flatwater boating areas that includes notes on some of these places:
- Pit D
- Boulder Reservoir
- Gross Reservoir (Boulder Outdoor Center, Rocky Mountain Sea Kayak Club – Gross Reservoir)
- Horsetooth Reservoir
- Lake Dillon
- Lake Granby
- Boyd Lake in Loveland
- Aurora Res
Camping on America’s Public Lands (from Go RVing)
National Park Service offers 29,000 campsites in 440 campgrounds. Many in-park RV campgrounds have limited or no hookups, but are set in breathtaking surroundings. To find out more or to reserve a site, visit http://www.nps.gov/index.htm or http://www.reserveamerica.com/marketing.do?goto=nrrsgeneralrules.html.
America’s 7,800 State Parks can be found in all 50 states and boast more than 221-thousand campsites. You’re sure to find a park that’s close enough to home for spur-of-the-moment RV getaway where you can discover local natural wonders. To find a State Park near you, visit http://www.americasstateparks.org/Find-A-Park.
National Forest Service has more than 4,300 campgrounds in its 155 forests. To locate a national forest near you or to make reservations to camp in a national forest, visit http://www.forestcamping.com/ or http://www.reserveamerica.com/marketing.do?goto=nrrsgeneralrules.html.
Bureau of Land Management Recreation Sites
The Bureau of Land Management oversees 264 million acres of scenic outdoor recreation sites in the western United States, including Alaska. For camping and recreation area information, visit www.blm.gov or http://www.reserveamerica.com/marketing.do?goto=nrrsgeneralrules.html.
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Projects
There are campgrounds in 2,375 parks located mostly near lakes created through Corps projects. For information, log on to http://www.usace.army.mil/CECW/Operations/Pages/Recreation.aspx or http://www.reserveamerica.com/marketing.do?goto=nrrsgeneralrules.html.
National Wildlife Refuges