The Elk Creek complex is the major facility of Blue Mesa Reservoir. It features the main marina, Pappy's Restaurant, a visitors center and campground. The marina offers in and out boat launching, a store, fish tackle, gasoline, boat rentals, kayaks, SUP's and boat slips. The marina and the restaurant are only open in the summer, while the visitors center and campground are open year-round.Elk Creek Marina is located 16 miles west of Gunnison on Highway 50. There is a well marked turn-off. Elk Creek Marina sits in the middle of Blue Mesa Reservoir.
We have been doing a lot of work and upgrades to the marina. We are pleased to announce that Elk Creek Marina now has new docks in place ready for this summer and boating season.
Lake Fork Marina is located on the west end of Blue Mesa Reservoir near the dam. The marina offers in and out boat launching, a store and tackle shop, gasoline, boat rentals and boat slips. There is a campground with paved camping spots perfect for RV's and trailers.