Lakeview campground is directly across the road from Twin Lakes. Charming place and the VW bus burrito stand met our lunch needs. And I'd like to apologize for my barking dogs (they are not campers), but it was peaceful. Open They do both reservations and luckily for us, some first come first serve. The pad consisted of crushed gravel and was relatively level. We are here for the grueling Leadville 100 mountain bike race. 300 W. Congress St. Photo: … There are also vault toilets, potable water, and trash collection points around the campground. Firewood can also be purchased on-site for $6.00. This is a large NFS campground, above Twin Lakes Reservoir and close to the many boondocking spots in the area. Even if you are camping at White Star, there is still a $10 charge to dump. Of the 65 campsites, nine have electrical hookups and can accommodate RVs up to 45-feet. The rates are $18.00 per night, plus a $6.00 electrical fee if applicable. I found a great spot overlooking Twin Lakes. Hwy 82 and driving over the Independence Pass to Aspen is a day trip destination. 711 14th Avenue, Suite D Please use a JavaScript enabled browser in order to access the full functionality of this site. This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of, Having no prior knowledge of whether or not AT&T had cell service up here, except for their unreliable online map, we took a chance and struck out. Now with a consistent three to four bars we can ... Map Information, Forest Service Home | | | Recreation Customer Service Standards | |, Plug-Ins | FOIA | Accessibility Statement | Privacy Policy | Important Notices | Information Quality, Each site will hold a few tents. They take very good care of this campground. The sites were fairly spaced out. Lakeview Campground, with wonderful views of the Twin Lakes Reservoir, offers a large space with options for tent, RV and group camping. Drive south to Sonoita, then continue on AZ 83 approximately 25 miles to Parker Canyon Lake. You have visibility to Mt. Turn south and travel 10 miles to Parker Canyon Lake. Fantastic views. From Tucson, drive east on Interstate 10 to the State Route 83 exit. The valley floor is broad, flat and dotted with sagebrush. Eight days here at $13 per night with no hookups, no shower rooms, vault toilets, and scattered potable water spigots that are basically useless to me. Sign up to receive our weekly newsletter packed with the best adventure guides, travel ideas, news, and articles. I had no idea Lakeview was such a great place to camp. Single site: $20. The Twin Lakes Lodge provided a decent meal on another occasion. more. I usually like to camp in dispersed areas, but I came here with my mom for an actual campground and I highly recommend this place. by dhdvt Covid-19 Status: This park has been confirmed as Properly Licensed Motorbikes may be used only for entering or leaving campgrounds. Boating (10 hp motor limit). If this list sounds like poetry to your ears, then head on over to Lakeview Campground located on the Taylor Park reservoir. Please select a reason for flagging this item: © 2020 Campendium Inc. All rights reserved. Mt. 5700 N. Sabino Canyon Rd. Either a short 100 yd. Be the first to add a video for Lakeview Campground! Lakeview Campground is located on Taylor Park Reservoir, at an elevation of 9,400 feet. You can keep driving up over Independence Pass and go to Aspen, or go up north and hit Leadville. It’s about protecting what sustains us. Weekends do get a little noisy. All rights reserved. Located about 29 miles north of Buena Vista, Colorado, the campground attracts plenty of hikers looking to explore nearby nature and backpacking trails in the Mount Massive Wilderness. Of the 65 campsites, nine have electrical hookups and can accommodate RVs up to 45-feet. This campground is accessible to persons with disabilities. This large, heavily-used campground is a great base camp for exploring this area, be it fishing in the reservoir, climbing the 14,000-foot peaks or just enjoying the views.