Sleeping Elephant campground is located about 42.5 miles west of Highway 287 on Highway 14 at an elevation of 7,800 feet. The campground is situated in an open aspen stand against the north wall of Poudre Canyon. There are 15 sites in the campground. Twelve are suitable for RV camping and three are more suitable for tents. Many of the sites are in open areas with some wooded sites offering aspen and juniper for shade. Each site has a picnic table and fire ring or grate. The maximum vehicle length that can be accommodated is 20 feet.
|15 sites||Maximum spur length of 20 feet|
|Drinking water||Next to stream or lake|
|Two restrooms||Disabled facilities|
|No reservations||Elevation: 7,800 feet|
Canyon Lakes Ranger District: 970-295-6700
Take Highway 287 north from Fort Collins to Laporte. Continue on Highway 287 to Highway 14. Travel west on 14 for 42.5 miles to the campground. The campground is on the right side of the highway.
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