Local Area Attractions
Narrow gauge railroad was constructed in 1880. The tunnel cuts through the continental divide. Elevation is 11,523 ft.
Our campground has all grass, large sites in a country setting, with lots of flowers. We are friendly and helpful and go the extra mile to make it as clean as possible. The Gunnison area has so much to do that people will stay another day or make plans to come back. Best area in Colorado!
Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Monument
Spectacular canyon with 2700 ft. walls.
Lake City, Crested Butte and Tin Cup
Visit these historic towns.
Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory
The Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory is located north of Crested Butte in the ghost town of Gothic. The laboratory offers public seminars and nature hikes.
Curecanti National Recreational Area
Located just nine miles west of Gunnison, recreation abounds at Curecanti. Hike, swim, picnic, boat or fish.
20 circle tours
There are 20 self-guided tours of area. The tours include ghost towns, scenic drives and more.