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Chief Hosa Campground

At an altitude of 7,700 feet, Chief Hosa campground opened in 1918 as “America’s first motor-camping area.” The campground spans 58 acres within the 2,400 acres of the City of Denver’s Genesee Mountain Park, which is home to a city-owned bison herd and provides a unique opportunity to view these animals in a natural habitat.

27661 Genesee Drive
Golden, CO 80401
(303) 526-1324

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Jefferson County Open Space Camping

Get out and enjoy the Jeffco Open Space System Adobe PDF Icon, which covers more than 53,000 acres, includes 28 regional parks and boasts a trail system that spans 227 miles. Access maps, trail mileage, history and recreation options on our park pages.