Platte River features 10 non-reservable first come first serve campsites perched at an elevation of 6333.0ft within the state of Colorado.

Campers can expect temps to be reaching 18.82 today, with light snow and wind gusts up to 11.65mph.








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, hunting in the wilderness, fishing in area rivers and streams, biking numerous surrounding trails, and the simple pleasure of being outside.

Area River Conditions

USGS Gauge Streamflow Gauge Height Elevation
St Vrain Cr Blw Boulder Cr At Hwy 119 Nr Longmont
Feb. 26, 2020, 3 a.m.
123 cfs 10 ft 4853 ft
Boulder Creek At Mouth, Near Longmont, Co.
Feb. 26, 2020, 2 a.m.
68 cfs 10 ft 4860 ft
Left Hand Creek Near Boulder, Co.
Oct. 25, 2019, 12:15 p.m.
6 cfs 0 ft 5752 ft
Left Hand Creek At Hover Road Near Longmont
Feb. 26, 2020, 3:10 a.m.
4 cfs 6 ft 4986 ft
Big Thompson River At Loveland, Co.
Feb. 26, 2020, 1:30 a.m.
16 cfs 1 ft 4909 ft

Recommended Camping

Blue Lake
Greenhorn Meadows Park
Yucca - Lathrop State Park
Pinon - Lathrop State Park
Pinyon Flats - Sand Dunes National Monument
Monument Lake Park