Meridian features 18 non-reservable first come first serve campsites perched at an elevation of 9013.0ft within the state of Colorado. High altitude campgrounds like this one can get very cold at night, even during the warm summer months. Remember to pack accordingly.

Campers can expect temps to be reaching 13.2 today, with light snow and wind gusts up to 7.18mph.








Campers will find numerous amenities here such as toilets, clean potable drinking water, along with a multitude of activities.

Nearby Weather

Area Activities

The surrounding area offers outdoor enthusiasts an opportunity to enjoy some time to relax at local picnicking hotspots, hiking at various nearby trailheads, fishing in area rivers and streams, hunting in the wilderness, biking numerous surrounding trails, and the simple pleasure of being outside.

Area River Conditions

USGS Gauge Streamflow Gauge Height Elevation
Arkansas River At Parkdale, Co.
Sept. 30, 2019, 7:45 p.m.
302 cfs 2 ft 5719 ft
Arkansas River At Canon City, Co.
Feb. 26, 2020, 3:15 a.m.
502 cfs 6 ft 5352 ft
St. Vrain Creek At Lyons, Co.
Feb. 26, 2020, 3:15 a.m.
11 cfs 3 ft 5305 ft
Grand River Ditch At La Poudre Pass, Co.
Feb. 26, 2020, 2:45 a.m.
-999 cfs 0 ft 10170 ft
Left Hand Creek Near Boulder, Co.
Oct. 25, 2019, 12:15 p.m.
6 cfs 0 ft 5752 ft
Leavenworth Creek @ Mouth Nr Georgetown, Co
Nov. 15, 2019, 1 a.m.
4 cfs 4 ft 9300 ft

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Timber Creek - Rocky Mountain National Park
Boyd Lake State Park
Aspenglen - Rocky Mountain National Park
Carter Lake - South Side Campgrounds
Glacier Basin - Rocky Mountain National Park
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