Elk Creek Visitor Center

24830 US 50
Gunnison, CO 81230- Map It
(970) 641-2337

AAA Editor Notes

Elk Creek Visitor Center, 16 mi. w. of Gunnison, milepost 142 at 24830 US 50, has seasonal exhibits on natural and cultural history, as well as area information, on summer weekend evenings at the Elk Creek Campground. Occasional ranger-led programs are offered in summer; complimentary Junior Ranger information is available. Picnicking is permitted in summer. Camping is permitted.
Free. Camping fee $12-$18.
Hours: Daily 8-6, late May-Sept. 30; daily 8-4, Apr. 1-late May and in Oct.; Mon.-Fri. 8-4, rest of year.