East Elk Creek Campground

East Elk Creek campground pavilion
East Elk Creek campground pavilion

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East Elk Creek is a group campsite that can accommodate a total of 50 people. The site is located 16.5 miles west of Gunnison near milemarker 141 just north of U.S. Highway 50. The campsites are located under large cottonwood trees and space is available for tents or medium-size RVs. There are fire rings. Some tables are located under large cottonwood trees.

Approximate Open Dates: mid-August to mid-October
Sites: 1 group site
Accessible Sites: no
Water: yes, mid-August to mid-September
Flush Toilets: no
Vault Toilets: yes
Tables & Fire Grates: yes
Picnic Shelter: yes
Elevation: 7535 feet

East Elk Creek Picnic Shelter
Picnic Shelter

Reservation Information
Reservations are required for East Elk Campground and must be made at least 3 days in advance.

Group Site $53.00


Last updated: April 11, 2023

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

102 Elk Creek
Gunnison, CO 81230


970 641-2337 x205

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