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Jackson Lake State Park

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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A Real Issue with FLIES!

Typical camp sites and amenities, but it's completely undermined by dawn to dusk battle with flies... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2017
mtnmanclp
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Red Feather Lakes, Colorado
RV camping, just okay

Camped for 2 nights in a 31 foot travel trailer. It was okay. We stayed in the Northview area. The... read more

Reviewed April 17, 2017
Thomas M
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This park is an "Oasis in the Plains," for swimming, boating, fishing and waterskiing. But that's not all... Jackson Lake is ranked one of the "Top 15 Park Beaches" by Reserve America. Anglers, boaters, or naturalists realizing there’s too much fun...more
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26363 County Road 3, Orchard, CO 80649-9625
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Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

We visited the Dunes group site with our American Heritage Girls Troop. When you book you pay for all 18 campsites. This is awesome for groups with young children. Very easy to see if someone doesn't belong in the area. (We never had an issue)...More

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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

We just got home from 2 nights at the campground. What a great time. We went with a large group and had 4 sites total for all of us. We had a boat and jetski too. Water was warm. We could walk down to the...More

1  Thank gwengweed
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

I almost didn’t go because of the other reviews on this site; I’m so glad we didn’t listen. From the moment we arrived it was a pleasant experience. There was no smell or flies like the other posts said. The vault toilet was clean and...More

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Tyler S, Manager at Jackson Lake State Park, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2018

Thank you for your review Lauren. We strive to make every visit pleasant and enjoyable for our park visitors. Thank you for taking the time to give your honest feedback. See you next time!

Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

I cannot believe this is open! We went for a day trip to the swim beach with our kiddos. We lasted 15 minutes and we were covered in red ants and surrounded by dead fish. There is trash everywhere and the smell is horrific. We...More

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Reviewed October 2, 2017

Typical camp sites and amenities, but it's completely undermined by dawn to dusk battle with flies. Been this way every time we've been to Jackson Lake (4). Doesn't seem to matter the time of year? Perhaps they are attracted by the smelly sewage holding tanks...More

Thank mtnmanclp
Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

Camped for 2 nights in a 31 foot travel trailer. It was okay. We stayed in the Northview area. The sites were nice and relatively level. Not very good access to the the water. The mosquitos were nasty at night and had to basically stay...More

1  Thank Thomas M
Reviewed October 26, 2016

We broke in our new truck and camper here. It was about what I'd expected really being long time Colo residents. This isn't much of a kids place however. I would say this is more for fishing and boating. Lots of huge carp in the...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

We camped here over Labor Day weekend. We like the spots in the loops because they are pretty big for our group of 20+. This park has flushing toilets and quarter operated showers. I like coming here because the drive is short if you are...More

1  Thank mrstraveler35
Reviewed August 8, 2016

Went to enjoy the day there.. Soon as you walked up you can smell the oder the went to the "BEACH AREA" there were so man dead fish along the shore. Some were even bones have ben there for along time so many flies very...More

3  Thank happymom2017
Reviewed July 31, 2016

A group of of us went to Jackson lake for the weekend and we really enjoyed our site. We rented 4 sites and the area was clean and full of shade. The visitor center kept our little ones busy with activities and movies. The area...More

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Miguel R
April 5, 2018|
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Hemos almacenado más de 5 millones de peces este año.
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