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Ridgway State Park

28555 Highway 550, Ridgway, CO 81432-9104
+1 970-626-5822
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Fabulous spot for a wedding....

I didn't come for camping or outdoor activities (although after visiting the park, I DEFINITELY... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2016
Greg T
,
Tsaile, AZ
Beautiful and well kept State Park.

The RV site was open, great views and lots of hiking and running areas for the dogs. Close to... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2016
Andre33343
,
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Park that has a little bit of everything, from camping and boating to hiking and fishing.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“swim beach” (10 reviews)
“full hookups” (7 reviews)
“the river” (14 reviews)
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LOCATION
28555 Highway 550, Ridgway, CO 81432-9104
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+1 970-626-5822
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

I didn't come for camping or outdoor activities (although after visiting the park, I DEFINITELY want to return!), a friend of mine was having her wedding there. I wasn't involved in the planning, which I'm certain was considerable, but everything went without a hitch. The...More

Thank Greg T
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Reviewed 21 September 2016

The RV site was open, great views and lots of hiking and running areas for the dogs. Close to Ridgway for food supplies etc. Half hour drive to Ouray (love this beautiful mountain town) and 45 minutes to Telluride (didn't visit this time due to...More

2  Thank Andre33343
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Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Although the walk in caming area was beautiful, & we had a good time. The next morning wasent so fun the camp host accused us of not paying. She made me feel defensive, and i had to explain. My husband and I left the camping...More

Thank Kevin S
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is our second time at Ridgway State Park. The sites are well spaced, and tiered, so people behind may be higher than you. The southwest side of the campground is way above the reservoir, so some sites have great views of either the valley...More

Thank Penny D
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Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Very clean...well maintained..feeling of never ending peace..bathroom were nicely clean..the lake view and the scenic view is to see..will strongly recommend to vist and stay at least for one night!

Thank johnnylance826
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Reviewed 26 August 2016

The friendly staff does a nice job keeping the park clean. There is a 'beach' for kids to play, with showers available. The views of the mountains are breathtaking.

Thank Faye R
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Reviewed 10 August 2016

would like more trees... sites were great otherwise... .pay showers were not to our liking since the water was lukewarm! Clean restrooms and showers!

Thank Beverly S
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Reviewed 1 August 2016

This is one of the most popular Colorado State Parks, so I would suggest having a reservation or getting there early in the day to snag a spot. Thankfully, we arrived at 10:00 without a reservation (during the week) and were able to get a...More

Thank Chris L
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

We didn't get to camp here, just drove through for the day and went to the lake. The campsites look great with nice views of the lake. And there is a Surprising little rock beach with AWESOME playground nearby. My kids are 4 and 1.......More

Thank Lindsey54
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

Loads of amenities. Load of campers. We prefer camping where we are in the woods or more secluded. This is NOT that sort of camping. However, it was incredibly clean, well maintained and quiet. Def. not a place for a loud group. It was very...More

Thank Susanne R
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brennapayne
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Response from Susan S | Reviewed this property |
it's about 6800 feet.
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Diane D
21 December 2017|
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Response from Tom4628 | Reviewed this property |
Over-the-Air TV was marginal, and would most likely be best in the upper part of the Elk Ridge camping area. We watched Redbox DVD movies instead.
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Charissa S
27 July 2017|
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Response from B0bK | Reviewed this property |
Yes t is a grill you can use charcoal. Bob K
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