Blue Mesa Outpost

940 Cove Rd., Gunnison, CO, 81230

Welcome to Blue Mesa Outpost, overlooking the largest body of water in Colorado! Each of our accommodations envelope you with gorgeous views of Blue Mesa Reservoir and the surrounding Rocky Mountains of Gunnison, Colorado. 10 of our RV sites are pull through and face the reservoir or mesa. They're 25 feet wide, ranging in length from 75 to 80 feet. Our four to six person, one bedroom cabins, and tent sites, each overlook the reservoir. We now offer propane fills and bottle exchanges on site for your convenience!  

Last Updated: 02/09/2021

RV Sites

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Full Hook Up - 30/50 Amps $42.00 $280.00 $950.00 See More
Cabin Site

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Cabin ( 6 person cabin) $135.00 $945.00
Cabins (4 Person Cabin ) $115.00 $805.00

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Tent Site $25.00 $175.00


Check-In / Check-Out: Check-in after 3:00PM and check-out before 11:00AM. The office is open 8:00AM-8:00PM. Please ask in advance if you need additional time. We will accommodate you if possible. Quiet Time: 10:00PM - 8:00AM. Speed Limit: The Speed limit within the Park is 5 MPH. ATV use is restricted. Please see office for details. The safety of our guests walking throughout the park is of the utmost importance. BBQ Grills: Grills are by each cabin. Please bring your own charcoal and lighter fluid. If you forget, we stock these items in the office store. Children: We have no age restrictions, and welcome guests of all ages. Do not leave your children unattended. Children under 12 are not permitted in the game room or on the swing set without supervision. You are responsible for your children and any damage they may cause to Blue Mesa Outpost’s property and other campers’ property. Entertainment: There are TVs with Blu-ray/DVD players in each cabin. We have DVDs in the office for you to borrow. We have satellite internet, so streaming may not be possible, depending on amount of traffic. The game room is open from 8:00AM - 10:00PM. Please turn off the lights and close the door when you leave. In the game room, we have a selection of board games, a pool table, a shuffle board table, and vintage arcade games. We also have a Little Free Library where you’re encouraged to leave a book/take a book. For outdoor activities, we have a small playground and horseshoe pit. Fires: Fire pits are available at each RV site & cabin. If authorities issue a fire ban, campers must adhere to it. Do not move fire pits or grills. Please burn only wood, charcoal, or propane (as appropriate). All fires must be attended at all times, and campfires must be contained to designated areas. Fires must be extinguished before you retire for the night. No fireworks allowed at any time. Hanging/Tying Items: Do not hang any items from or tie any items to trees or cabin porches. Minimum/Maximum Stays: Cabins require a minimum two night stay for holiday weekends and weekends in June/July. There is no maximum stay. Storage: Extended storage is available for cars, boats, RVs or ATVs. Please inquire at the office. Parking and storage facilities are not fenced or locked; usage at your own risk. Blue Mesa Outpost does not accept responsibility for loss or damage. The storage area is off limits unless you are parking there. Housekeeping: There is no housekeeping during your stay. Bedding, bath & hand towels, and wash cloths are provided, along with a starter supply of dish soap, paper towels, and garbage bags. If you need additional items, the office store is well stocked. We appreciate you leaving the cabins clean and tidy. Rags and spray cleaner are under the sink, and a broom & mop are behind the bathroom door. Please leave your RV and tent sites clean. A trush dumpster and recycling are available in the RV area, and trash cans are available throughout the park to dispose of bagged waste. Payment: Full payment is taken at the time of reservation. If a reservation is cancelled 14 days or more in advance of stay, a 100% refund will be issued. If a reservation is cancelled 7-13 days in advance of stay, a 50% refund will be issued. If a reservation is cancelled 6 days or less in advance of stay, there will not be any refund. However, you may reschedule at no additional cost during the same season if bookings are available. The Reserve America reservation fee is not refundable. Cash or card (Visa, MasterCard, Discover) only. No checks. Parking: There is parking for 1 vehicle per cabin or tent site & 1 RV and 1 chase vehicle per RV site. Vehicles must fit within site. No boats, tents, or additional vehicles allowed at sites. Overflow parking is available for visitors, boats, additional vehicles, or ATVs at no charge during your stay. Please inquire in advance. Parking and storage facilities are not fenced or locked; usage is at your own risk. Blue Mesa Outpost does not accept responsibility for loss or damage. No parking on roadways (10 minute loading and unloading permitted). Guests: No more than 4 or 6 people over the age of 2 may sleep in the cabins based on the agreement. Visitors must check in with the office for parking arrangements and a pass. You are responsible for your guests’ behavior. Pets: Maximum of two pets per cabin, RV, and tent site. Pets in cabins must be kept off all furniture, or a minimum cleaning fee of $25.00 may be imposed. Dogs must be leashed and attended by a human at all times. Pet waste must be picked up and disposed of immediately. Pets may not be left unattended in cabins or tents. Pet owner/camper on the reservation is responsible for the cost and liability of any and all damages animal causes to property and person. No tying pets to stakes, fence posts, trees, RVs, cabins, etc. No pets in game room, office, or laundry room. Animal vaccinations and licenses must be up to date. Blue Mesa Outpost is not responsible for accidents, injuries, or losses of any kind while you are on its property. Ownership reserves the right to change or add regulations, and to change the location of your cabin, RV, or tent site. Management also reserves the right to immediately evict without refund any guest who violates campground policies or guidelines, including, but not limited to the above. By entering Blue Mesa Outpost and paying to stay at the campground, you agree to all terms, policies, guidelines, and conditions.

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Laundry Facilities

Picnic Table

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Gravel Roads

Fire Ring / Grill

Pets Allowed

RV Hookup

Back-in RV Sites

Community BBQ/Grill

Fire Pit

General Store

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Propane Refilling Station

Pull-Thru RV Sites


Slide Outs


Trash Service


Scenic Drives


Wildlife Viewing


Big Rig Friendly

Family Friendly

Pet Friendly


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940 Cove Rd., Gunnison, CO, 81230
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The reservoir boasts some of the best trout and salmon fishing in Colorado, and Blue Mesa Outpost is located just one mile from boat ramps. We're at 940 Cove Road, Gunnison, Colorado 81230. That's just 25 miles west of downtown Gunnison, and 35 miles east of Montrose. We're off Highway 50, between mile markers 131 and 132.

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