Manitou Springs, Colorado

Pikes Peak RV Park

Manitou Springs, Colorado



Manitou Springs, Colorado
Phone: (719) 685-9459

Sites: 55
Recent Rate: $35 7/2015

Latitude: 38.8568702630353
Longitude: -104.900014400482

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Campground Overview
  • Pull-thru Sites Pull-thru Sites no
  • Big Rig Access Big Rig Access yes
  • Tent Camping Tent Camping no
  • Restrooms (Plumbed) Restrooms (Plumbed) yes
  • Pit Toilets Pit Toilets no
  • Showers Showers yes
  • $0.00 Shower Fee Shower Fee 0.00
  • Laundry Facilities Laundry Facilities yes
  • $1.50 Laundry Fee Laundry Fee 1.50
  • Dump Station Dump Station no
  • $0.00 Dump Station Fee Dump Station Fee 0.00
  • Propane Available Propane Available no
  • Firewood Available Firewood Available no
  • Cabins / Cottages / Yurts Cabins / Cottages / Yurts no
  • Water Spigot Water Spigot no
  • Picnic Shelter Picnic Shelter no
  • RV Wash RV Wash no
  • $0.00 RV Wash Fee RV Wash Fee 0.00
  • Corral Corral no
  • Landing Strip Landing Strip no
  • Overflow Parking Overflow Parking yes
Hookups & Connectivity
  • Electric (30 AMP) Electric (30 AMP) yes
  • Electric (50 AMP) Electric (50 AMP) yes
  • Water Water yes
  • Sewer Sewer yes
  • WiFi WiFi yes
  • $0.00 WiFi Fee WiFi Fee 0.00
  • Cellular Phone Service Cellular Phone Service yes
  • Cellular Phone Providers Cellular Phone Providers
  • Cable or Satellite TV Hookup Cable or Satellite TV Hookup no
  • Phone Phone no
  • Central Modem Central Modem yes
Amenities
  • Pets Allowed Pets Allowed yes
  • 0 Maximum Pet Size (lbs.) Maximum Pet Size (lbs.) 0
  • Pool Access Pool Access no
  • Family Friendly Family Friendly yes
  • Playground Playground ?
  • Pet Area Pet Area ?
  • yes-stream Waterfront Waterfront yes-stream
  • Clubhouse Clubhouse ?
  • Camp Store Camp Store ?
  • Cafe / Snack Bar Cafe / Snack Bar ?
  • Business Center Business Center ?
  • Group Camping Group Camping ?
  • Meeting Rooms Meeting Rooms ?
  • Group Kitchen Group Kitchen ?
  • Banquet Facilities Banquet Facilities ?
  • Concierge Services Concierge Services ?
Recreation
  • Walking Trail(s) Walking Trail(s) yes
  • Recreation Room Recreation Room ?
  • Gym/Workout Facilities Gym/Workout Facilities ?
  • Beach Access Beach Access ?
  • Boat Ramp Boat Ramp ?
  • Marina Marina ?
  • Boat Rentals Boat Rentals ?
  • Fishing Fishing ?
  • Golfing Golfing ?
  • Bike Path(s) Bike Path(s) yes
  • Bike Rentals Bike Rentals ?
  • Hiking Hiking yes
  • Spa Spa ?
  • Horseshoe Pit Horseshoe Pit ?
  • Volley Ball Volley Ball ?
  • Sports Field Sports Field ?
  • Arcade Games Arcade Games ?
  • Live Entertainment Live Entertainment ?
  • Amphitheatre Amphitheatre ?
  • Putt Putt Mini-Golf Putt Putt Mini-Golf ?
  • Billiards Billiards ?
  • Ping Pong Ping Pong ?
  • Lake Lake ?
  • Pond Pond ?
  • River River ?
  • Creek Creek yes
  • Ocean Ocean ?
  • Water Park Water Park ?
  • Casino Casino ?

Review Details

Ratings overview

59 Reviews

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Bluesbirdy

Review Count: 20
States Visited: 5
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: July, 2015 - $35.00
Overall Rating:      

Small park in town with narrow back-in sites. Don't worry, the guidance you get when backing-in is excellent!
Friendly staff checking you in. Clean showers and (small) restrooms. Six washers and dryers, standard pricing. Park is well maintained, clean and quit.
One big disadvantage: the park has no Wi-Fi. Maybe that is of less importance when you are an US-citizen with 3G/4G or hotspot-connection, but as a visitor from outside the USA you are more or less committed to Wi-Fi to escape the ridiculous roaming charges. Unfortunately, we booked for a week after reading the Apr 2015 review on this website, stating there was perfect Wi-Fi installed, but there isn't!
We had, however, a very pleasant stay and there are numerous free Wi-Fi connections available in town, which is a five minutes' drive away by free shuttle bus (every 20 - 25 minutes).
One tip for the staff: pretend to like your guests also on day of departure... We camped at Pikes Peak RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

Tips for other Campers:

Go and visit 'Paint Mines Interpretive Park'.

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joronallen

Review Count: 7
States Visited: 5
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: July, 2015 - $38.00
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great location for seeing the area. they have free shuttle buses that stop right beside the campground, great service from the city. It did have tight spots, very doable, not lots of room for truck when unhooked, but worked fine. Staff was great. We camped at Pikes Peak RV Park in a Travel Trailer.

Tips for other Campers:

take the shuttle to Manitou springs, taste all the spring water, was fun!

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LoneWolf

Review Count: 57
States Visited: 16
Helpful Reviews: 5

Date of Stay: May, 2015 - $37.00
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I was hesitant to stay since all sites are back-in, but, with the assistance of the owner, the experience was almost as easy as a pull-through. (Don't try it without him.) Park is immaculate, staff is friendly and helpful (they make you feel like family). Entire park is gravel, sites are level, but a little narrow, especially for multiple slides. If you like the look or sound of water, the creek side sites are great. Some park puddles during hard rain, but good drainage after. Good utilities (30 and 50 amp); high water pressure (use a regulator). AT&T worked fine. Antenna TV provided excellent reception. Dog walk area, and in-park gate to city park and walking trails. Laundry not open until 10 AM (to allow morning showers). This is the closest RV park to Manitou Springs attractions: Garden of the Gods, Pikes Peak Cog Railway, Cliff Dwellings, Cave of the Winds. No campfires, no Wi-Fi, 40' rigs maximum, but if you want a quiet, pleasant, safe, comfortable base to sightsee, this is it. We camped at Pikes Peak RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

Tips for other Campers:

Go see the Royal Gorge Bridge in Canon City an hour south.

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Gary_K

Review Count: 4
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: April, 2015 - $35.00
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This is not a large park and that... IS what makes it so special!

The Owners are the warmest and most helpful people that you will ever meet. They give a 100% effort from the time of your arrival to your departure to make sure that your stay is a good one! The other guests staying in the park were happy and very friendly. We planned to stay a week but ended up staying two weeks because we were so comfortable there.

The Wifi (always a concern since I build and maintain websites) was excellent and water pressure was good at around 50 psi. The laundry, showers, and restrooms were always clean and secure.

The location puts you within walking distance to Manitou Springs Historic area, walking trails, the Cog Railway, Garden of the God's and many other attractions. Of course the view is magnificent as you are viewing Pike's Peak from your window each day.

I wouldn't hesitate to recommend this park to anyone...and we will return again! We camped at Pikes Peak RV Park in a Motorhome.

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sesicsailr

Review Count: 9
States Visited: 8
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: July, 2014 - $38.00
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Extremely attentive owners. Great help in backing into very narrow spaces. Couldn't open awnings. No WiFi and very little water pressure, but everything clean, neat, and easy to hookup. Great location close to Manatou Springs and Pikes Peak. We camped at Pikes Peak RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

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Thedogsma

Review Count: 52
States Visited: 11
Helpful Reviews: 4

Date of Stay: October, 2013 - $30.00
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Friendly and helpful staff. Small sites but park wasn't busy. We were given a site behind a retaining wall which kept the road noise down. Next to city park for dog walking and close to good pizza joint. We camped at Pikes Peak RV Park in a Motorhome.

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ThreeTravellingBlondes

Review Count: 12
States Visited: 8
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: September, 2013 - $32.00
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Convenient for a weekend trip around Pike's Peak and surrounding areas. Tight spaces, but great parking assistance from staff, who were waiting at the door as we rolled in. While being situated next to (read: one foot away from) a fast-running creek was interesting and tolerable for a weekend, it would not be my choice again as safety with a dog and kid on board is primary. Overall, attentive and friendly staff, efficient Wi-Fi at the site, and polite neighbors made for an excellent brief stay. At times, an overwhelming dump-tank smell wafting around made outside relaxing a bit tainted. With the recent flash flooding in Colorado, I'll admit the sound of the rushing creek wasn't quite as calming as it might have been pre-flood. We camped at Pikes Peak RV Park in a Travel Trailer.

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Ruckmanite

Review Count: 7
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: September, 2013 - $35.00
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The owners really make this a nice park. We were here during the flooding of another park in September and had to change our plans to Manitou, and the owners of this park were very nice. Only complaint is it is a bit close to Hwy 24, so it can be a bit noisy at night in our Pop up, but all in all would HIGHLY recommend. We camped at Pikes Peak RV Park in a Travel Trailer.

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MovinOnDownTheRoad

Review Count: 48
States Visited: 21
Helpful Reviews: 3

Date of Stay: July, 2013 - $39.00
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The staff make this campground an outstanding place to stay while visiting the Colorado Springs area. It’s close to town and the cog railway. The restrooms are spotless. The Wi-Fi was excellent. The only drawback is that the sites are very tight for a big rig and many sites are not good if you want to use satellite. Local TV works fine. All in all this is a very good RV park. We would stay here again. We camped at Pikes Peak RV Park in a Motorhome.

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The Bruce Family

Review Count: 6
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: June, 2013 - $44.00
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The owners of this facility are very nice. We arrived late, but host was watching for us and was ready to assist me with backing into my slot. The bathrooms and shower facilities are clean and roomy. This campground is located in the city of Manitou Springs and convenient to all the shopping and attractions. We would stay here again. We camped at Pikes Peak RV Park in a Motorhome.

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Monaco Bob

Review Count: 29
States Visited: 8
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: June, 2013 - $38.00
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As other have stated, the owners and staff are exceptional. Our 40'er barely fit and with 4 slides out it was very tight. However, considering the sparkling restrooms, flawless utilities, closeness to downtown Manitou Springs and other attractions, we would definitely stay here again. We camped at Pikes Peak RV Park in a Motorhome.

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Ray Wiltshire

Review Count: 15
States Visited: 8
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: May, 2013 - $28.00
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A very friendly park where all the staff are willing to help. Within walking distance of the town, but also within a few paces of the bus stop. Clean and very well maintained. We would definitely stay here again. We camped at Pikes Peak RV Park in a Motorhome.

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Mike & Marilyn

Review Count: 2
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: April, 2013 - $30.00
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We stayed three nights and are so thankful we found it on RV Park Reviews website. The owner, was a delight and so accommodating. The park is located close to shopping, dining, and to Pike's Peak Cog Railway. Our space backed up to a nice creek, and we found the little noise from the road fronting the park little or no problem at all. We've been on the road for three weeks now, and this is the nicest park at which we've stayed. Highly recommend. We camped at Pikes Peak RV Park in a Travel Trailer.

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squeek33

Review Count: 30
States Visited: 12
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: September, 2012 - $32.00
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The park is immaculately clean and everything worked as expected. Only about 1 mile from Manitou Springs. The park was very noisy with sirens, motorcycles, helicopters and 5:40am dumpster collections. The city trail which run behind the park offered opportunity to view all sorts of wildlife from deer & squirrels to sleeping vagrants & druggies. The sites were tight so exiting the motor home without hitting the car with our door was challenging. Water pressure could fluctuate up to 80-85 PSI so we filled our tank and ran off the pump. We will stay somewhere else next time. We camped at Pikes Peak RV Park in a Motorhome.

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afletch

Review Count: 55
States Visited: 17
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: September, 2012 - $39.00
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Nice little CG but the sites are very tight for a big rig. It is borderline to even call it "big-rig friendly" as the tow-vehicle parking is limited. They have overflow parking which is good but this is just a very small CG. However, the owners do a very good job and the place is clean as a whistle. The location is good, only 1 mile from town and maybe two to the cog RxR. TV, satellite, Wi-Fi, cell service are all good. Be careful with the water pressure, it was 70-80psi the whole time. The city park next door was nice for walking the dog, though there was a drunk sleeping on a bench one morning. There are lots of "those" types in and around Manitou Springs. Though there were lots of really nice folks too. If you like Middle Eastern food check out Sahara Cafe. We loved the falafel. We camped at Pikes Peak RV Park in a Motorhome.

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