John Martin Reservoir Colorado

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Sometimes called a sapphire on the plains, John Martin is a peaceful paradise in which people play, birds flock and wildlife roams. The park is close to … See more


4.0/5 · 38 reviews
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Jun 21, 2023
This place is disgusting. After paying to reserve a campsite, one is also asked to pay another ‘park pass’ fee. The bathrooms are FILTHY. And after paying your camp site see and park pass fee, you al… Full review by amienjim
Jul 3, 2022
Needs to be made handicap friendly! My husband is a wounded vet and couldnt hardly do anything due to the amount of rocks, lack of accessabilty to any walkable shore. One boat ramp open due to low wa… Full review by ladykalous
Jun 24, 2022
The campgrounds are shady, large, and we'll distanced. Shore fishing is a bust. Playground for the kids is good. If you plan to use the token "swim beach", don't. It's tiny, covered in algae, stagnan… Full review by 504casieh
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Can I bring my razor to ride at john martin
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