East Elk Creek Group Campsite

East Elk Creek Group Campsite

The East Elk Creek Group Campsite location is in Gunnison, Colorado
81230. This page provides detailed contact information for this campground location including the campground phone number, office hours, reservation information and driving directions.

If you have any questions about the East Elk Creek Group Campsite facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.

23935 Hwy 50


Phone number


Campground information Gunnison, Colorado


Invite family and friends to East Elk for an active group camping experience surrounded by rugged and stark mountains. The campground is perched on the tranquil East Elk Creek, which allows for water activities without the commotion of the reservoir. Enjoy time picnicking, kayaking, fishing or exploring wildlife.


The campground is set just off of the windsurfing area in the Cebolla Basin. It’s an ideal location for avid windsurfers. It’s also great for canoeing and hiking.

Try the Dillon Pinnacles Trail for the nearest hiking trail.


This is a group campsite accommodating a minimum of 9 people up to a maiximum 50 people. Boat ramp and inspection station are less than a mile away at Elk Creek.

Natural Features

East Elk Creek sits at an altitude of 7,800 feet, just off the Blue Mesa Reservoir in Curecanti National Recreation Area.

The reservoir is surrounded by scenic mountains and is home to the largest population of Kokanee land locked salmon in the state of Colorado.

The other two reservoirs in the recreation area, Crystal Reservoir and Morrow Point Reservoir, are surrounded by high rising cliffs.

Nearby Attractions

Spend an hour and a half on a pontoon that floats down the Morrow Point Reservoir. The tour is ranger-guided and highlights the history of the Black Canyon. Find more tour information here.

Frequently Asked Questions About 23935 Hwy 50 Gunnison, CO

How do I make a reservation with East Elk Creek Group Campsite?

To make reservations at East Elk Creek Group Campsite, you can call the office at 970-641-2337.

Where is East Elk Creek Group Campsite located?

The East Elk Creek Group Campsite is located at 23935 Hwy 50 in Gunnison,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.

Does East Elk Creek Group Campsite have tent or RV camping?

East Elk Creek Group Campsite offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at 970-641-2337 to make sure things haven’t changed.

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