Stumpy Meadows and Ponderosa Campgrounds
Eldorado National Forest / Georgetown Ranger District
Approx. Open/Close Dates: End of April to Late October
Approx. Hours/Week/Couple: 20 (Host)
Available Utilities: W, S
# of Host Sites: 1
# of Campsites: 40; boat ramp / 18
# of Restrooms: 2 vault, 4 toilets
Elevation: 4400 feet
The Area Manager cares for the campground and a host couple or single is hired to care for sites at the boat ramp and Ponderosa Campground.
The campground is located about 18 miles east of Georgetown on Route 63, next to the clear, cold waters of the Stumpy Meadows Reservoir. The campground is situated in a conifer forest, with access to bike trails and great Rainbow and German Brown trout fishing.