Looking to get away from it all? We can help with that!
Just as Weld County’s size accommodates those who prefer urban and rural lifestyles, there are also plenty of spots for people to enjoy the fun, peace and relaxation camping provides.
Whether it’s a night taking in the views at St. Vrain State Park or enjoying the serenity of 193,000 acres on the Pawnee National Grassland in the northern part of our county, turning a day trip into an overnight trip is a great way to take in the beauty of Weld County and make your outdoor trips even more memorable.
Ready for your next great adventure? Check out the options below to learn more!
This charming campground is part of the U.S. Forest Service and sits near the Pawnee National Grasslands. Ten sites are included in this campground and are open to RV and tent campers with picnic tables and fire rings at each site. To learn more about this site, please visit the fs.usda.gov webpage.
Camping at St. Vrain State Park provides a quick escape from the daily hustle and bustle. A total of 87 campsites spread across eight campgrounds are equipped for camper and tent camping. All campsites are within easy walking distance to fishing, kayaking, bird watching or just enjoying the trails. Reservations are required. Please visit the Colorado State Park website at cpw.state.co.us for more information.
The Missile Site Park is great opportunity to step back into the Cold War Era of national defense. The former nuclear warhead equipped Atlas E site was constructed in 1961. The host military base for the Atlas E program’s command and control was located at Francis E. Warren Air Force Base in Cheyenne, Wyoming. There were a total of four Atlas E sites in Weld County. This particular missile site was deactivated in 1965 and was turned over to Weld County. The Missile Site Park is located between Greeley, Windsor, and Loveland on 10611 Spur 257, Greeley, CO. Learn more at weldgov.com.
From May through October, the Missile Site Park offers tours, a campground and an RV dump.
The Platte River Fort is a unique site in northern Colorado and offers camping (and glamping) near the South Platte River east of the city of Greeley, and offers campers enjoy an incredible view of breathtaking Colorado sunsets. To learn more about this venue, please visit their website at platteriverfort.com.