The town's web site:
As well as four wheeling the area is also popular with hikers, wind surfers, and fisherman. We are sure that you will be able to find activities for the entire family to enjoy.
The Montrose city web site has a lot of good info regarding restaurants and hotels, so I wonít repost it here.
But I do have information regarding camp grounds, rv parks, and cabins.
RV Parks and Camp Grounds
Centennial RV Park And Campground
(866) 268-3115 (970) 240-3832
23449 Hwy 550
60 total RV sites w/full hookups, can accommodate any size RV, large grassy sites, tent camping allowed, clean restrooms
w/showers, phone hookups, laundry, playground, picnic tables, fire rings, propane, pavilion for groups. Country setting with
views. Only minutes to Black Canyon National Park, Ouray and Telluride. Located 10 miles from Montrose.
From Jct. of 50 & 550 in Montrose, go 11 miles south. Centennial Park is on the right. Look for signs.
Passport America discount is valid for 3 nights (max.). Rates are for two people, $2.75 per additional person per night. Pets on
leash. Discount not valid on Memorial Day weekend, 4th of July weekend, and Labor Day weekend.
Montrose, CO 81401
Reg Rate: $23.00 PA Rate: $11.50
Country Village RV Resort
(970) 249-6382 (970) 240-3757
22045 Hwy 550 South
130 total RV sites, full hookups, pull-through sites, two comfort stations, heated pool, spa, shuffleboard, horseshoes, 2 laundry
facilities, game room, large clubhouse, bonfires, propane, 30 amp service, Z-Bar chuckwagon dinner/show 5 nights a week in
summer. Cabins available. Please call for reservations.
From Grand Junction, travel 60 miles south on US 50 to Montrose. Take US 550 in Montrose south for 9 mils. Resort is on the
right. US 50 becomes US 550 in Montrose. From Durango/Cortez area, take 145 north towards Telluride, then take 62 to
Ridgway and proceed north on 550 to Resort, which will be on the left. Watch for entrance with flags.
Passport America rate is good for 2 nights during July & August and up to 7 days from April through June and from September
through November. Any additional nights will be regular price. Monthly rate is $390.00. 5 m.p.h. speed limit, strictly enforced. You
must clean up after pets. No tents. No check ins after dark.
Montrose, CO 81401
Reg Rate: $24.00 PA Rate: $12.00
Kingís Riverbend RV Park
(877) 249-8235 (970) 249-8235
65120 Old Chipeta Trail
60 total RV sites, can accommodate RVs up to 80 ft,
20/30/50 amp service, electric/water/sewer, laundry facility, restroom, large sites, wide interior roads, covered patio area, fire
rings, picnic tables, river and lake fishing, walking/bike path, wildlife & bird
watching. Located 1/2 mile from Montrose and 35 miles from Ouray.
3 miles south on Highway 550 from the intersection of Highway 50 East. Turn west onto Chipeta Road (see Ute Indian Museum
and Visitorís Center with numerous tee-pees). Continue 1/2 mile to Chipeta Lake. Turn right onto Old Chipeta Trail at north end
of lake. See RV park entrance below the lake.
Open April 1st through October 31st. PA discount is valid for 2 nights. Maximum and minimum stay with discount. PA discount
is not valid for waterfront sites. *Rates are for 2 people. $3.00 additional for extra people. $1.00 additional for large dogs. $2.00
Cedar Creek RV Park
Full hookups, pull-throughs, clean showers, laundry, convenience store, 18 hole miniature golf course, cable TV. Daily, weekly, monthly rates. A Good Sam park. Open year round.
126 Rose Lane, Montrose, 970-249-3884. www.cedarcreekrv.com
Hangin' Tree RV Park
Full hookups, pull-throughs, showers, laundry, convenience store, gas, liquor store, propane; a Good Sam park. Daily, weekly and monthly rates. Open year round.
17250 Hwy. 550., Montrose, 970-249-9966.
Montrose RV Resort
We are open year around, all sites have 30 and 50 amp hook-ups plus free cable and free wireless internet. We fill propane tanks and have a dump station. We also let people come take showers for $5.00 (hunters, etc). We have a heated pool that is open seasonally. We also have laundry facilities and clean restrooms. All our sites are level, some are 75 feet long. We have 4 log camping cabins.
Visit our website @ www.montroservresort.com
Or call 970-249-9177 or 1-888-249-9554.
U.S. Forest Service Campgrounds
The Ouray Ranger District offers campgrounds in the Cimarron area, Ouray and the Uncompahgre Plateau west of Montrose. Some campgrounds require a fee. Not all campgrounds provide potable water, showers or R.V. hookups. Campgrounds have a 14 day camping limit except for Amphitheater Campground which has a 7 day limit. Pets must always be on a leash. It is highly recommended visitors wishing to visit the National Forests surrounding Montrose purchase an appropriate map.
Montrose Public Lands, 970-240-5300.
National Park Service Campgrounds
The National Forest Recreation Service now has a toll free nationwide reservation number, 1-877-444-NRRS (6777).
Black Canyon National Monument
Campsites have parking pads, fire pits and tables. Wood gathering is not permitted, so campers should bring their own wood or charcoal. Campsites available on first come/first served basis. Camping fee $7 per night. Campground open approximately May 1 - November 15.
Black Canyon National Monument, 249-1915, or
Montrose Public Lands, 970-240-5300.
Curecanti National Recreation Area
There are seven campgrounds located east of Montrose via Hwy 50.
Curecanti National Recreation Area, 970-641-2337.
Ridgway State Park
Over 250 R.V. campsites feature electric hookups, water, fire rings, grills and tables. Walk-in tent sites offer quiet seclusion in two areas. Camper services buildings located in each campground offer showers, laundromat and playgrounds. Full-service marina, beach, hiking trails, evening programs and more. Colorado State Parks Pass required.
Reserve sites by calling (800) 678-2267.
Park office phone 970-626-5822.
Country Lodge & Cabin
Open all year. Relax on the private redwood sun deck or take a dip in the pool. Settle into the hot tub and take in the beauty of the garden courtyard. Pets welcome. Kitchens are ideal for extended stays with microwave, refrigerator, kitchen sink, counter and cupboard space, dishes and utensils. Non smoking rooms, pool side rooms and 2 bedroom suites available. The 3 bedroom fully furnished log cabin is separated from our other guest rooms for maximum privacy with a full kitchen, large, private sun deck, a washer and a dryer, and closet space in each bedroom -- non smokers only.
15 minute to the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park. 4 golf courses within 5 minutes. Rent a Jeep in summer or a snowmobile in winter. Jeep trails within 20 to 40 minutes. 2 miles to dirt bike and ATV trails. Snowmobile trails in all directions, only 20 to 40 minutes away. Convenient to seven (7) hunting areas. 3-D archery range on site.
Jeff Anderson, host, welcomes you. 1624 East Main, Montrose Colorado 81401; 970-249-4567. Visit Country Lodge & Cabin in Montrose, Colorado at
Canyon Trails Inn
Open year around with nightly and weekly rental. AAA approved. Free Continental Breakfast. All rooms are recently remodeled, king rooms with Jacuzzi tub. Non-Smoking and family units available. Enjoy our garden and picnic area and restaurant adjacent. WI-FI available.
Close to the Black Canyon of Gunnison National Park and all your favorite outdoor activities: hiking, fishing, boating and relaxing.
Family Owned and Operated. 1225 East Main Street, Montrose Colorado 81401; 970-249-3426; reservations 800-858-5911. Visit Canyon Trails Inn in Montrose, Colorado at www.canyontrailsinn.com
LakeFork Resort Cabins & RV Park
Open all year. Modern Cabins overlooking Blue Mesa Lake. Surrounded by Gunnison National Forest and Curecanti National Recreation Area. Beautiful housekeeping cabins with queen size log beds, equipped kitchens, living area and bath open year round. 12 NEW pull-thru full hookup RV sites overlook the lake. On-site recreation area (volley ball, horseshoes, playground). Fun vacation activities in area include horseback riding, mountain biking, four wheeling, fishing, marina, water skiing & boat rental. VCR video tapes. Pets OK in RV park and in some cabins. Reservations and information: 940 Cove Road, Gunnison Colorado 81230; 970-641-3564; 970-641-0623; 800-368-9421. Visit our Web site www.montrose.net/lakefork
Pleasant Valley Cabins & Campground
Cabins and shaded, grassy full hookup RV and tent sites right on the Little Cimarron River. Close to Blue Mesa Reservoir, Silver Jack Reservoir, Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park, Morrow Point and other major attractions. Excellent fishing, hunting and jeeping and site-seeing. Our on-site convenience store includes a gift shop, groceries, fresh baked pies, cinnamon rolls and ice cream. Laundry, shower, gas, ice and LP Gas, fishing tackle, hunting and fishing licenses are also available on site. Great family camp, clean, quiet and friendly.
No nightly minimum, but if you only stay one night there is a $10 surcharge. Pets are welcome, all pets must be leashed and supervised at all times. Each pet that stays with you in the cabin costs $5 per night. There is no additional fee for pets staying at the campsite.
Location: 42 miles west of Gunnison and 23 miles east of Montrose on Highway 50, near mile post 115. Hosts: Cydney Siri and Tim McCabe. 84100 East Highway 50, Cimarron Colorado 81220; Please call 970-249-8330.