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Address: 21843 Stoney Pass Rd, Bailey, CO
Phone Number: 3038385496
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Beautiful lake but campground needs work.

After securing a reservation 6 months in advance, we were informed the day before our arrival that the campsite we chose was recently determined not to be on the property. Bummer... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Cologirl425
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Denver, Colorado
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Bailey, Colorado
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went in June 2016 and this is the last time unless changes are made. Have a long bumper pull trailer so only certain sites are suitable, went on a Monday afternoon and entire camp was nearly empty but since we didn't reserve online, they could only rent a few certain campsites. Got one of the few that were suitable for... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After securing a reservation 6 months in advance, we were informed the day before our arrival that the campsite we chose was recently determined not to be on the property. Bummer, We were given another site which was nice but not as spacious nor secluded as we had hoped. The camp check in was smooth and the office staff were... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

It is a beautiful man-made place. Fishing without a permit is ok as its "private land". It was loud and full of several events while we where there, so not as secluded as we would have liked. Fairly easy for family though... But the toilet facilities need an upgrade. The waterfall isn't that impressive, but the boulders at the base... More 

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Thank Benjamin M
Denver, Colorado
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

The camp sites are close together and traffic, on the extremely dusty roads, is high. The boundaries of the individual campsites are not marked. This is a problem because the Park Rangers do not understand this and fully understand their power to the point abuse and harassment. They will make you move your tent and will not listen to paying... More 

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Thank dgbruns
Denver, CO
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

I have camped at Wellington lake since 1995 and over the years up till the longtime caretaker left it was a great place to visit. Still beautiful, but the toilets are not well maintained and one day was out of tp. The biggest reason this got just an average review is that there was NO POTABLE WATER and no indication... More 

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Thank Debziadax
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

To be fair we didn't stay here because there we no sights available once we finally arrived @7 on a Friday night. We left Manitou Springs just before 5 and made a brief stop at Jimmy John's in Woodland park on the way. Google maps says 1 hrs. 40 mins. but it actually takes much longer. We towed a small... More 

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Thank Amy B
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

I was able to book an early summer family camping trip to this popular camping spot. So glad I did! We went for just a night, knowing the weekends get busy. One cautionary note: watch out for campsite next to the "public use" spaces. You quickly end up with a lot of people wandering over. I did appreciate the management... More 

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Thank EvergreenCOmom
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170 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

Our little family just loves the castle mountain area. the lovely hiking trail behind the campground ends at a great little waterfall. the kids always love playing in the water.

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Thank Nicole H
Denver, Colorado
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

Beautiful place that, sadly, is poorly maintained. Sites are pretty close together and if your neighbors are loud, you'll know! No electricity, no grills. Nasty latrines. I think this place gets a lot of traffic given it's gorgeous location but it desperately needs TLC. It makes me sad that other campers don't clean up discards--wrappers, plastic bags, fishing lines--but the... More 

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Bailey, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

So glad management must have heard enough horror stories about the person at the front desk in 2014. We live within 15 miles and go here normally 3 times a year but after the horrible person at the front desk in 2014 we were done with Wellington. Found out they have a new person on the front desk s we... More 

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