Lake Capote Recreation Area


Open Friday and Saturday Nights Only

After September 2, 2018, the campground will be open Friday and Saturday nights only for the rest of the season.

Campground Rates

General Public
Tent Sites$18$108N/A
RV Sites$25$150$600
SUIT Tribal Members
Tent SitesFreeFreeN/A
RV Sites$10$60$200

Rates for Extended Stays
Book 5 sites for 1 night10% Discount
Book 5 sites for 2 nights15% Discount
Book 5 sites for 3 nights20% Discount

Campground Amenities

  • 10 RV sites, each RV site is equipped with: 30 amp electric, potable water connection, fire-ring, and picnic table
  • 30 “primitive” camping sites (each site is equipped with tent site, fire ring, and picnic table)
  • Bathhouse including public toilets, sinks, and showers (unlimited hot water is part of your permit purchase!!)
  • Potable water is accessible throughout the campground
  • Centrally located “dump” station for RV grey/black water
  • Centrally located potable water fill station for RVs
  • Spacious and well shaded sites (RVs and Campers)

Campground Rules

  1. Visitors must check in at Bait Shop or purchase a permit from the self-permitting-station (front of Bait Shop)
  2. No alcohol or illegal drug use is allowed. (The Southern Ute Indian reservation is a “dry” reservation)
  3. No firearms or hunting are allowed within the facilitys’ boundaries (marked)
  4. No vehicles are allowed off-road
  5. Fires are only allowed in established fire pits
  6. Pets MUST be on a leash
  7. Quiet Hours:  9:00 p.m. to 9:00 a.m.
  8. Only 2 vehicles are allowed per permit and camping site