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Lightner Creek Campground

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1567 County Road 207 (Lightner Creek Rd.), Durango, CO 81301-7700 See on map
Pets Allowed
Golf course
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Reviewed October 23, 2018

A great campground in a fabulous setting! Lovely owners who couldn’t have gone further our of their way to be accommodating. The spaces were larger than most campgrounds we stayed at on our journey. We stayed 2 nights and would have stayed longer had we...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank leslielekich
Reviewed October 2, 2018

The camp spot was adequate and there were trees. The restrooms were dated but clean and working. Even though we were told we are parking by the creek it had been dried up from about the time we reserved but they did not tell us....More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Julie_Bulie2014
Response from Marti L, Owner at Lightner Creek CampgroundResponded October 4, 2018

Thank you for your input Julie. We will strive to better serve our guests.

Reviewed September 26, 2018

We picked this campground, because we were looking for shade and closer to Durango than the place we stayed in Bayfield. We are ecstatic that we found this place! The new owner, as of December 2107, takes great pride in her campground. She is working...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Charlie & Wendy P
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

We visited Lightner Creek for 4 days. Absolutely , loved it . Quiet and tucked away in a box canyon and close to Durango. Park was clean and well kept. Dog friendly. My puppy was sad to leave all the new friends she made. Owners...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

Lightner Creek Campground is a serene, wooded paradise near the end of a county road five miles west of thriving Durango, Colorado. It is lovely and carefully maintained and offers some paved sites with small grassy separations and other sites that are gravel. Almost every...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Larry P
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United States > Colorado > Durango
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Moriah N
September 21, 2018|
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Response from Bailey L | Property representative |
Hi, yes, unfortunately all of the southwest Colorado is in a drought. But this is a great time of the year to see the leaves change! We are in a beautiful box that is forrested, and we are right next to the perins peak... More
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"pull thru 48 - 56 are excellent, some of the back ins offer privacy like 12 - 18"
Sep 26, 2018
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"sites on southern boundary (electric only spots) are prone to adjacent property generator noise, dogs."
Aug 15, 2018
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"Wifi is only at the office/laundry area"
Jul 20, 2018
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"They have host that will walk your dog, deliver food to you, or even give you a ride into town. Rick and..."
Jul 19, 2017
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