Ways to Play

Every spring through fall there are so many ways to play at Jellystone Park™ Larkspur that you just can’t do it all! It’s even hard just figuring out what to do first!

In the winter time, our activities are held on an as-requested basis. Be sure to talk to the front desk so we can help you plan your visit!

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Ways to Play: Self-Guided Activities

There is so much outdoor fun at Jellystone Park™ to do whenever you want! Each activity can be a fun, family time!

Swimming

Closed for the season
Our heated pool is open from 10 AM to 8 PM in the summer season. It is a great place to swim with a cabana and sunbathing areas.

****Our pool is undergoing renovations this spring. Our target date for opening the pool is Memorial Day weekend. Just in case the construction is delayed, please don’t plan your whole experience around the pool. We’d hate for you to be disappointed. We’re sorry for the potential inconvenience and we will certainly try to have the pool up and running!****

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Jumping Pillow

Open (weather permitting)
Fly into the sky on our jumping pillow! It’s a 30′ x 60′ inflated pillow of fun.

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Hiking

Open
There are several miles of trails for outdoor fun at Jellystone Park™ Larkspur. Pick up a map at the Ranger Station. Bring a camera and turn your hike into a photo safari.

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Disc Golf

Closed Permanently

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Gem Mine

Closed for the season
The gem mining sluice is located on the south side of the Ranger Station. For a small price you can buy a bag of mine tailings and try to hit the motherlode!

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Playground

Open
In addition to two play structures, there is a gaga ball pit, a sand area and spider web to play on.

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Basketball & Volleyball

Open
There is a basketball court and a sand volleyball court by the playground. There is also a small-sized basketball hoop, too. Equipment can be checked out from the Ranger Station.

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Horseshoes

Open
The horseshoe pit is located by the upper pavilion. Equipment can be checked out from the Ranger Station.

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Pancakes!

Closed for the season
Every day from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day and on weekends in the Spring & Fall, we serve an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast for $3.50. It’s a great way to enjoy a campground meal without doing dishes!

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Dino Dig Fossil Sand Box

Closed for the season
The Dino Dig Fossil Sand Box is a great play for little ones to dig in the sand and discovered buried fossils.

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Geocaching

Closed for the season
There are eleven private geocache sites on the campground. Rent one of our GPS’s or use your own to find them. Geocoordinates can be picked up at the Ranger Station.

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Clay Working

Open
One of the original pioneer uses of this land was as a clay mine. Even today, clay can be found and fashioned into adobe bricks or figurines.

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Ways to Play: Ranger-Led Activities

Our rangers are ready to make your visit great with all kinds of ways to play at Jellystone Park™. Be sure to check the schedule to see what’s going on during your stay! Most activities will end after 10/31 and start again in the spring

Sunday is a quiet day at Jellystone Park™. Monday – Thursday have activities available at regular intervals. On Friday & Saturday there is more going on than you can possibly do! Come back again and again to enjoy the same fun or something different each time.

Yogi Bear & BooBoo

Hibernating!
Yogi Bear™ & BooBoo™usually make an appearance at the flag raising at 9 AM and the flag lowering at 4:30 PM. This is a great time to get a hug and have your picture taken with them. In the summertime, the two bears often sneak out during the day for other activities.

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“Hey”-rides

Closed for the season
Every weekend there are opportunities to tour the campground on our hay wagon. It’s a great way to see Jellystone Park™ and spend time with family!

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Crafts

Closed for the season
Coloring, cutting and gluing are great fun when Yogi Bear™ is involved. Our crafts are designed to be both fun and educational for our little ones! Some crafts do have a materials fee.

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Candy Bar Bingo

Closed for the season
What is a visit to Jellystone Park™ without playing a game of candy bar bingo? Join us for the fun! You can bring a candy bar or buy one when you come.

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Cindy’s Movie Theater

Closed for the season
Imagine watching a movie outside at night on a big screen at the Cindy Bear™ Movie Theater. Each weekend in the summer, we show a movie at the upper pavilion while people enjoy the great summer night. We also show movies on selected evenings in the caboose.

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Classes

Classes are over for the season and will resume in the spring

Archery Basics

Closed for the season
Participants will learn the basics of archery – stance, arm position, aiming and shooting. There will also be time for shooting arrows at our targets on the range. Cost is $10 per person. Ages 8 years old and up.

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Geocaching Orientation

Closed for the season
In this introduction, you will learn the history of geocaching, basic use of a GPS and beginning techniques for finding caches. You will also get to find our two practice geocaches. Suitable for all ages.

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Pie Iron Cooking

Closed for the season
Learn how to make simple, fun, kid-friendly treats and meals over your campfire using a simple pie iron!

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Dutch Oven Cooking

Closed for the season
Discover the fun of cooking at your campsite using a dutch oven! Learn the basics and get some hints on more advanced cooking possibilities!

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Please Remember: Not all activities occur every day. Be sure to check the campground schedule to see what is planned during your stay!

Jellystone Park™ in Larkspur is the most family-friendly, pet-friendly place in Colorado! We’re the RV park and campground half-way between Denver and Colorado Springs (just north of Monument and south of Castle Rock). It’s the perfect campground to see the best that Colorado has to offer!

Welcome to Jellystone Park™ Larkspur

Jellystone Park™ Larkspur is a Yogi Bear™ themed, family-oriented, pet-friendly private RV park and campground. Located half-way between Denver and Colorado Springs (north of Monument and south of Castle Rock) we have easy access to the best Colorado has to offer! In addition to our many guest activities, our 100 acres are also home to the Colorado Pumpkin Patch in the fall and the Illumination Light Show in the winter.
 
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650 Sky View Ln
Larkspur, CO 80118
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