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2015 KOA Directory

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Colorado Use the ICON KEY on the FRONT COVER FLAP 40 50 69 115 25 ® Colorado Springs Pueblo Pikes Peak Arkansas River Salida COTOPAXI Canon City Royal Gorge 16 25 Exit 132A Fort Carson Exit 132 COLORADO SPRINGS ® To Pueblo B a n d l e y D r 6 Cotopaxi/Arkansas River A stay at this KOA puts you on one of the most popular stretches of the Arkansas River for fl y-fi shing, kayaking and whitewater rafting. The fi rst weekend in April, the campground hosts the annual Royal Gorge Anglers fl y-fi shing school. From mid- April through mid-May, an amazing caddis hatch produces incredible dry-fl y action. Arkansas River Tours can put you on a raft on tame stretches of water near KOA or take you for a wild ride through Royal Gorge, 23 miles east. Swimming, hayrides, a game room and mini golf keep kids smiling. Everyone will love the art shed and craft classes. Enjoy the deluxe sites (overlooking and near the river) with concrete patios, fi re rings and patio furniture, or the deluxe tent site with its own deck overlooking the river. Or stay in the Loma Linda Motel (duplexes with private baths, some with kitchenettes). You're near the old mining town of Cripple Creek and Royal Gorge Route excursion train. Pool: Memorial Wknd–Labor Day Wknd. Max pull thru: 65 ft. Your hosts: James, Amy and Thunder Burnham. On US Hwy 50: 35 mi W of Canon City, 23 mi E of Salida, 1.5 mi E of Cotopaxi. April 3 — October 31 koa.com/camp/cotopaxi RESERVATIONS 800-562-2686 • INFO 719-275-9308 21435 US Highway 50, Cotopaxi, CO 81223 5 Cortez/Mesa Verde The towering fl at-topped ridge of Mesa Verde National Park rises less than 15 minutes away from this KOA near the four corners where Colorado, New Mexico, Arizona and Utah meet. After visiting the 700-year-old clif dwellings in the park's canyon walls, return to your own high desert oasis. Swim in the heated pool or round up a game of basketball or horseshoes. Enjoy the 1-mile walking trail around Denny Lake (with fi shing along the trail) and the 3-acre enclosed dog park. If you want a taste of Native American life, stay overnight in one of the campground's tepees. Stock up on supplies and souvenirs in the grocery store and gift shop. Take a day trip to Utah's Monument Valley, the setting for several of John Wayne's most famous Westerns. In addition to Mesa Verde, Native American life is chronicled at Hovenweep National Monument and the Anasazi Heritage Center. Pool: Memorial Wknd–Labor Day Wknd. Max pull thru: 80 ft. Hwy 160 on east side of Cortez. If using GPS navigation, please enter Bernshaw Inc. for name. April 1 — October 15 koa.com/camp/cortez RESERVATIONS 800-562-3901 • INFO 970-565-9301 27432 East Highway 160, Cortez, CO 81321 4 Colorado Springs Imagine waking up to the beautiful view of Pikes Peak (14,115 feet above sea level), the most visited mountain in North America. Visit Garden of the Gods, Cave of the Winds (try the Bat-a-Pult ride!) and other area attractions. Stay in a fully equipped Cabin, pitch a tent or pull into an RV site (including extra-large sites). If you are planning a rally or family reunion, this KOA has a hall for those scrumptious potlucks, or have them catered by the staf . During the summer, enjoy a dip in the heated pool or relax in the hot tub. Don't feel like cooking? Try the pancakes for breakfast and a homemade pizza or hamburgers for dinner. Pets will have a great time being with their families, meeting new dogs, running in the dog park or trying out the agility park. There are three horse corrals for your larger pets. With so many things to do at KOA and in the area, you will want to stay as long as you can! The campground staf looks forward to seeing you. Pool: May 15–Sept. 15. Max pull thru: 80 ft. Your Hosts: Mike & Belinda Daly. From S on I-25: Exit 132, S on frontage road (Bandley Dr). From N on I-25: Exit 132A. OPEN ALL YEAR koa.com/camp/colorado-springs RESERVATIONS 800-562-8609 • INFO 719-382-7575 8100 Bandley Drive, Fountain, CO 80817 160 160 491 160 491 491 145 Mesa Verde Gallup Grand Canyon CORTEZ 8 mi. Dolores Moab Durango ® Royal Gorge

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