Platte River

23048-23088 South Platte River Road Sedalia Colorado 80135 US

This campground has 10 campsites for TENT CAMPING ONLY at an elevation of 6,400 feet. Full service camping begins May 1 and continues until the weekend after Labor Day weekend in September.

Reservation Information
This campsite is strictly first-come, first-served basis.
Campground Information
$16.00 fee per site for overnight camping. Two (2) vehicles per site are included in the camping fee. $6.00 for a third vehicle.
$6.00 day use fee if not camping overnight.
Fees are payable by cash, check or money order. Self servicing fee tube is available.
Golden Age and Golden Access Cardholder: 50% discount off the camping fee only.

REMEMBER! You must be in a designated campground to stay overnight. Fires are permitted ONLY in the campgrounds, no fires are allowed in the picnic areas. NO SHOOTING ALLOWED! Much of the property along the river is privately owned. Please respect the posted signs.

Additional, the following restrictions apply to this campground:

  • Maximum 8 persons per site: 2 tents and 2 vehicles.
  • Dogs must be leashed at all times.
  • No discharge of firearms or fireworks.
  • Only licensed vehicles can operate inside campground.
Camping & Recreation

Open: 05/20/16 – 09/06/16

Check in: 2 pm
Check out: 12 pm (noon)
Quiet hours: 10 pm to 6 am


Services & Facilities

No Water available.  Vault toilet available.


From Denver:
Take U.S. Highway 285 to Pine Junction. Take south on Jefferson County Road 126 and drive for approximately 25 miles to Douglas County 67 at Deckers. Campground is located 3 miles north of Deckers on right hand side and 8 miles from Pine Creek road going down from Sedalia.

From Sedalia:
Take U.S. Highway 67 from Sedalia to Sprucewood. Stay on 67 South (straight) until you reach pavement at the South Platte River. Go 1 mile south. Campground is on  left hand side.