Ponderosa Campground

Ponderosa Campground is located at the northwest end of the Soap Creek Arm of Blue Mesa Reservoir. From U.S. Highway 50, follow CO Highway 92 1/2 mile past Blue Mesa Dam to Soap Creek Road. Proceed 7 miles north on the gravel Soap Creek Road.

Tents and medium sized RVs can be accommodated at Ponderosa. All sites are first-come first-served.

Note: During dry conditions, the first 7 miles of Soap Creek Road are passable to trailers and RVs. Rain can make the Soap Creek Road hazardous or impassable.

Approximate Open Dates: May to mid-October
Sites: 28
Accessible Sites: no
Water: yes, mid-May to mid-September
Flush Toilets: no
Vault Toilets: yes
Tables & Fire Grates: yes
Boat Ramp: yes
Horse Corral: yes
Fish Cleaning Station: no


Ponderosa Campground Map (pdf) »

 

Fees
All Sites $16.00 per night ($8.00 per night with Interagency Senior/Access Pass)

Last updated: September 5, 2017

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

102 Elk Creek
Gunnison, CO 81230

Phone:

(970) 641-2337 x205

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