Blue Mesa Recreational Ranch


27601 US-50




(970) 642-4150

Open From May 1 to October 1

Open / close dates for swimming pools and other amenities are weather and usage dependent.

Nowhere is the awesome beauty of the Rocky Mountains’ western slope more magnificently defined in nature as in the Curecanti National Recreation Area, home of Blue Mesa Recreational Ranch. At an elevation of 7,500 ft., the resort is just a “stone’s throw” from the waters of Blue Mesa Reservoir. This 26-mile long lake, with its 96 miles of shoreline, is Colorado’s largest and longest lake. Its setting — an eroded volcanic landscape — gives it a distinctly unique quality. For fishing enthusiasts,

Facilities / Amenities: The resort’s clubhouse has an indoor swimming pool, sauna, and spa. The resort also offers adult clubhouse with outdoor swimming pool, family center, horses and horseback riding, hiking, fishing, boating, horseshoes, shuffleboard, a children’s fishing pond, a playground, TV, miniature golf, and laundry, dump station, ATV rentals and trails.

High-Use Seasonal Period: June 15 through September 15

Sites: 267 Full / 50 Partial

Maximum Electrical: 30 amps

Maximum RV Length: 40 ft.

Check in: 2 PM to 5 PM Check out: 11 AM



For expanded driving directions click on directions link in resort callout.

Directions: Take U.S. Hwy. 50 12 miles west of Gunnison or 48 miles east of Montrose.

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