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LATHROP STATE PARK, CO

Nestled in the shadow of the legendary Spanish Peaks, which tower over the park, Lathrop State Park's gentle climate, clear air, beautiful campsites, excellent fishing, water skiing and great views of the nearby mountain ranges lure Colorado travelers and other visitors to the...

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Alerts and Important Information
  • In addition to the camping fee, an entrance fee is required at all state parks!
  • Pets must be leashed at all times. Pets are not permitted at the swim beach or ski beach areas.
  • Water hydrants are located througout the campground to fill tanks, but there are no individual water hookups at each site.
  • Shade may be naturally provided by trees and other vegetation or by man made shade shelter. Please call the park for specific details.

    In the Pinon campground, sites that have tent pads, they are:
  • A loop: 23, 26, 34, 37
  • B loop: 45, 50, 51, 59
  • C loop: 63, 67, 73, 75, 76
  • D Loop: 79, 86, 87, 90, 93, 98, 101

    Lathrop State Park has electric sites available year-round first come, first serve at the Park.
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    PINON A Loop > 40 FT. ELECTRIC 6 45 Pull-Through
    Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    PINON A Loop > 40 FT. ELECTRIC 6 53 Back-In
    Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    PINON A Loop > 40 FT. ELECTRIC 6 40 Pull-Through
    Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    PINON A Loop > 40 FT. ELECTRIC 6 40 Pull-Through
    Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    PINON A Loop > 40 FT. ELECTRIC 6 55 Pull-Through
    Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    PINON A Loop > 40 FT. ELECTRIC 6 35 Pull-Through
    Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    PINON A Loop > 40 FT. ELECTRIC 6 50 Pull-Through
    Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    PINON A Loop > 40 FT. ELECTRIC 6 45 Pull-Through
    Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    PINON A Loop > 40 FT. ELECTRIC 6 70 Pull-Through
    Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    PINON A Loop > 40 FT. ELECTRIC 6 50 Back-In
    Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    PINON A Loop > 40 FT. ELECTRIC 6 50 Pull-Through
    Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    PINON A Loop > 40 FT. ELECTRIC 6 52 Back-In
    Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    PINON A Loop > 40 FT. ELECTRIC 6 35 Pull-Through
    Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    PINON A Loop <= 40 FT. ELECTRIC 6 55 Back-In
    Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    PINON A Loop > 40 FT. ELECTRIC 6 48 Pull-Through
    Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    PINON A Loop > 40 FT. ELECTRIC 6 40 Back-In
    Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    PINON A Loop > 40 FT. ELECTRIC 6 25 Pull-Through
    Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    PINON A Loop > 40 FT. ELECTRIC 6 50 Back-In
    Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    PINON A Loop > 40 FT. ELECTRIC 6 50 Pull-Through
    Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    PINON A Loop > 40 FT. ELECTRIC 6 45 Pull-Through
    Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    PINON B Loop > 40 FT. ELECTRIC 6 55 Pull-Through
    Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    PINON B Loop > 40 FT. ELECTRIC 6 30 Pull-Through
    Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    PINON B Loop > 40 FT. ELECTRIC 6 50 Pull-Through
    Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    PINON B Loop > 40 FT. ELECTRIC 6 35 Pull-Through
    Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    PINON B Loop > 40 FT. ELECTRIC 6 35 Pull-Through
    Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    Footnotes: (applicable only where specifically marked above)
    ** Arrival dates earlier than the online-reservation-window may also be available at the campground.
    *** Some sites may be available only from the campground on a first-come-first-served basis.
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    Overview

    Description

    Nestled in the shadow of the legendary Spanish Peaks, which tower over the park, Lathrop State Park's gentle climate, clear air, beautiful campsites, excellent fishing, water skiing and great views of the nearby mountain ranges lure Colorado travelers and other visitors to the state for regular visits to this remarkable area. The state's first state park, Lathrop State Park is 1,594 acres of recreational enjoyment. The park has two lakes, Martin Lake and Horseshoe Lake, which offer a variety of boating and angler opportunities. The park has 103 campsites accommodating motor homes, trailers and tents.

    Booking Window
    Sun Jul 27 2014 - Sat Jan 24 2015

    Reservations must be made 3 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 Month(s) in advance.

    Season Dates

    Season Schedule

    Park Season Start End
    Peak Fri May 16 2014 Mon Sep 15 2014
    Services and Amenities
    Within Facility
    • ADA Access
    • ADA Fish. Access
    • Amphitheater
    • Beach (Swimming)
    • Beach House
    • Biking
    • Bird Watching
    • Boat Launch
    • Boat Ramp
    • Boating
    • Camper Services Bldg
    • Comfort Station
    • Dump Station
    • Firewood Available
    • Fishing
    • Fishing Licenses Sold
    • Group Campground
    • Group Picnic Area
    • Hiking
    • Hunting
    • Interpretitive Programs
    • Jet Skiing
    • Natural Shade
    • Nature Study Exhibits
    • Parking
    • Photography
    • Picnic Tables
    • Picnicking
    • Playground
    • Proximity To Camp Serv.
    • Sailing And Sailboarding
    • Showers
    • Snow Shoeing
    • Swimming
    • Visitor Center
    • Water Skiing
    • Wildlife Watching Opportunity
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    Getting There
    Three miles west of Walsenburg on Hwy 160, on the north side of the road.
    Contact Information

    Mailing Address:

    LATHROP STATE PARK
    70 COUNTY RD.502
    WALSENBURG  CO  81089

    Phone Number:

    Information:  (719)738-2376
    Additional Information