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May 11, 2016
Hey all,

I've got a WFR recert in Golden this weekend. I live in the Springs so it'd be a rough commute for three days. I was hoping to park my car somewhere for a couple nights (Friday and Saturday night to be specific) where I won't be harassed and can sleep semi soundly. Thanks for the beta!!
From Colorado Springs, CO
Joined Jul 21, 2012
100 points
May 11, 2016
Looks like there is a Walmart right in the area, can always park overnight in their lot. Andrewww
From Concord, NH
Joined Mar 19, 2014
110 points
May 11, 2016
We found some cutty BLM land somewhere west of Golden, but it wasn't easy. I'd go for Walmart/stealth sleep poacher style if I were you. simplyput
Joined Nov 30, 2013
0 points
May 11, 2016
I slept a summer in the dinosaur lots on i70 (in my truck). No problems. If you're not into that Feel free to sleep in your car in my driveway in Denver. 20 minutes to Golden. Kevin Nicastro
From Denver, Co
Joined Aug 17, 2011
10 points
May 12, 2016
2 decent spots:
Clear Creek RV Park. It's right along the river in central Golden, within walking distance to Washington St. Nothing fancy, but it'd work!

Or Bear Creek Lake Park campground. Right off c470 and Morrison. 10 minute drive to downtown Golden.

Hope this helps!
Kirsten KDog
Joined Jun 25, 2010
0 points
May 12, 2016
If you don't mind a mile walk, you can camp for free in White Ranch Open Space Jon Banks
From Denver, CO
Joined Nov 1, 2013
85 points
May 14, 2016
Clear Creek RV Park only allows legit RVs. I tried camping in my car at a friends spot who lives there, and they asked us to leave the next day. They weren't dicks, just the rules. Dan Cooksey
From Colorado Springs
Joined Jan 7, 2014
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