GUNNISON COUNTRY

AREA ATTRACTIONS

Blue Mesa Ranch tends to be dominated by the lake, but it is surrounded by some the most spectacular Rocky Mountain beauty to be found anywhere.

Black Canyon National Park is to the west, the West Elk Mountains to the north,‍‍‍ the San Juan's to the south, and so much more everywhere in between! Blue Mesa Ranch makes the perfect base camp to go out and and fall in love with our mountains and valleys.

RV DEALER GIFT‍

Colorado is one of the most spectacular and scenic areas of anywhere in the world. Naturally Colorado has an amazing collection of national parks and monuments, recreation areas and state parks. Blue Mesa Recreational Ranch is centrally located to a number of great National Parks and Monuments, all within an easy driving distance. Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park is very nearby and may be the most spectacular of all our parks, with the narrow gorge and steep canyon walls.

Mesa Verde National Park offers a glimpse back into history and the amazing cultures that once inhabitated this area.

Located right next to Grand Junction is the Colorado National Monument , which offers the first taste of southern Utah with red rock formations.

An often over-looked park is the Great Sand Dunes National Park. These are some of the largest sand d‍‍‍unes in North American, being created by just the right location of mountains and strong winds. An amazing and fun park to visit!

‍‍‍Black Canyon Ov‍‍‍erlook

‍‍‍‍‍‍‍‍‍Mesa Verde NP‍‍‍

Colorado National Monument

Great Sand Dunes National Park

‍‍‍Nation‍‍‍al Parks

The Black Canyon of the Gunnison

"Your Base Camp

For Adventure"

CITY OF GUNNISON

Gunnison is nearest community to Blue Mesa Recreational Ranch. This is the place to come for groceries, gas and other supplies. The downtown area is thriving with restaurants, galleries and boutique shops. It is also home to Western State Colorado University.‍‍‍

  • Gunnison Valley Observatory
  • Hartman Rocks Rec Area
  • Pioneer Museum
  • Jorgensen Park
  • Regional Airport

CRESTED BUTTE

‍‍‍Crested Butte historical roots are still visible in this cool mountain town at the north end of Gunnison Valley. Home to the Crested Butte Ski Area this area is known for excellent winter skiing and summer outdoor activities. It is only about an hour from our resort and a nice way to spend a summer afternoon.‍‍‍

TAYLOR RESERVOIR

Taylor Reservoir offers a great place for fishing and boating. It is an easy drive from our resort and goes through the very scenic Talyor Canyon. Lots to do in the area and scenic loop drives‍‍‍ back to Gunnison.‍‍‍

Great Summer Events

Gunnison Cattleman's Day Rodeo‍‍‍‍‍‍ - Early July. Enjoy a real Old West Rodeo! More Info

Crested Butte Arts Festival‍‍‍ - Early Aug. One of the best arts festivals in Colorado! More Info

Crested Butte Wildflower Festival‍‍‍‍‍‍ - Early July. Workshops and activities for the wildflower lover. More Info

EXPLORING

No matter what direction you go in from Blue Mesa Ranch you will find plenty of incredible mountain country to explore. ‍‍‍Whether you are hiking, on horseback, 4-wheeling and ATV you will not be disappointed!

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‍‍‍Blue Mesa Recreational Ranch    

Gunnison, Colorado

Blue Mesa Recreational Ranch
27601 West Highway 50, Gunniso‍‍‍n, CO 81230
OPEN MAY 1 TO OCT 15
(970) 642-4150  -  (970) 641-7461 FAX

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Hours: Monday-Friday: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.  
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