Lake Fork Campground

Lake Fork Campground

Lake Fork Campground is located 27 miles west of Gunnison on CO Highway 92 near the intersection with U.S. Highway 50 on the shore of Blue Mesa Reservoir. All types of camping from tents to large RVs can be accommodated at Lake Fork. The campground is paved except for the tent walk-in sites.

Approximate Open Dates: April to mid-October
Sites: 90
Accessible Sites: yes
Water: yes, mid-May to mid-September
Flush Toilets: yes, mid-May to mid-September
Vault Toilets: yes
Electric Hookups: no
Dump Station: yes
Showers: yes, mid-May to mid-September *
Tables & Fire Grates: yes
Visitor Center: no
Ranger Programs: no
Marina: yes, mid-May to early September
Restaurant: no
Boat Ramp: yes
Fish Cleaning Station: yes, mid-May to mid-September
Elevation: 7580 feet

* Showers are operated by our concessioner and are not included in camping fees.


Lake Fork Campground Map (pdf)

Lower Section $16.00 per night ($8.00 per night with Interagency Senior/Access Pass)
Upper & Middle Sections $16.00 per night, plus $3.00 for reservation ($8.00 per night with Interagency Senior/Access Pass, plus $3.00 per night for reservation)


Reservation Information

The upper and middle sections of the campground can be reserved. Reservations must be made at least 1 day in advance.

Last updated: April 29, 2021

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Mailing Address:

102 Elk Creek
Gunnison, CO 81230


(970) 641-2337 x205

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