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Lightner Creek Campground

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About

Nestled in a protected box canyon surrounded by high cliffs of Douglas fir and Ponderosa Pine. LIGHTNER CREEK CAMPGROUND comprises 27 acres complete with a seasonal mountain stream that makes the perfect setting for nature lovers of all ages. The campground is family-owned and operated by outdoor enthusiasts and we enjoy sharing our passion for camping and the great outdoors. Whether you plan on sitting back and listening to the sounds of the surrounding nature, hiking the Dry Fork Trails of Perins Wilderness State Park, or visiting any of the other local attractions, the LIGHTNER CREEK CAMPGROUND experience is postcard perfect.

    Activities

  • Bocce Ball
  • Shuffleboard
  • Pickleball
  • Horseshoes
  • Volleyball

    Features

  • Dump Station
  • Pavilion
  • Propane Fills
  • General Store
  • Dog Park

Location

1567 County Road 207

Durango, Colorado 81301


Things to know

Check-in: 1:00 PM

Check-out: 11:00 AM

Rules

To ensure our campground meet your needs, please read the policies before completing a reservation. By purchasing a reservation with Lightner Creek Campground and Cabins, you are agreeing to the Terms and Conditions. TERMS & CONDITIONS FOR YOUR RESERVATION & DEPOSIT DEPOSIT = Payment for your entire stay + Tax + $2.00 online non-refundable booking fee (if applicable). There are no refunds on or after the day of booking. Please carefully read our cancellation policy. 3 NIGHT MINIMUM STAY FOR THESE HOLIDAY WEEKENDS: MEMORIAL DAY: May 27- May 31 JULY 4TH: July 1 - July 5 LABOR DAY: September 2 – September 6 Reservations for Labor Day Week be limited and must be done via phone. During this time period, a noise ordinance is in effect in our canyon. Motorcycles or trikes be prohibited on the property during the 4 Corners Rally. ONE TYPE OF CAMPING EQUIPMENT PER SITE + TOW VEHICLE. Extra equipment must be approved by management prior to arrival and incur a $10.00 night fee. Extra equipment not be allowed to be parked at your site and be kept in a designated storage area, which is limited and requires reserving space in advance. All campsites and cabins: No more than 6 persons per site (Tiny Home for Two: max 2 persons) (Mountain Shacks: max 4 persons), All campsites and rentals units are non-smoking. Rates for sites include up to 6 persons for free! Pets are welcome and free! Lightner Creek is a beautiful, serene seasonal creek that winds through our park. Water in the creek depends on Mother Nature. The site rate remains the same, whether there is water in the creek or not. While each park attempts to accommodate your exact spot request, the on-site manager has the ultimate decision for spot placement.

Cancellation Policy

CANCELLATION POLICY: Spot2Nite booking fees are non-refundable. You must cancel your reservations before the arrival day. Credit for the amount paid (not including the non-refundable booking fee of $2.00 if applicable) be applied to your account for a future stay, this credit expire at the end of the following camping season on our last day in September. You must reschedule for a stay either during the current camping season (May-September) or during next year’s camping season (May-September). There are no refunds on or after the booking day. If you don’t check in on the arrival day and fail to notify the campground of a delayed arrival [due to car trouble, etc.] your reservation automatically become voided the next day. The campground reserves the right to cancel a reservation for any reason it is unsafe to operate; i.e. a campsite out of order, inclement weather, disasters, etc. The cancellation policy is in effect no matter who the cancellation is implemented by. CHANGING DATES: If you would like to change dates drop days from your original reservation, you must make changes to your reservations before the arrival day. Reservations not be adjusted on after the arrival day. Changes be made based on availability. If you shorten your stay by dropping days from your reservation, a credit for the amount paid (not including the non-refundable booking fee of $2.00 if applicable) be applied to your account for a future stay, this credit expire at the end of the following camping season on our last day in September. You must reschedule for a stay either during the current camping season (May-September) or during next year’s camping season (May-September). There are no refunds on or after the booking day.