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. Occasional ranger-led programs are offered in summer at Elk Creek Campground; complimentary Junior Ranger programs also are available. Picnicking is permitted in summer. Picnicking is permitted in summer. Camping is permitted. Picnicking is permitted.
Free. Camping fee $16-$22.
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.