ADD-On: RV Site to Your Pod Reservation:  $19 / night

No Utilities.   38' sites available.

If you plan on using the pontoon boat the day of your pod reservation check out date, you must check -out of the pod by 11a.m.  All paddle boards, life jackets and equipment must be returned at the time of your check-out. An additional night pod rental fee will be added if you are not checked out of the pod by 11 a.m.

Need More Camping Space for an RV, Boat, Tent or Vehicles?

Additional 38' sites available to accompany a pod reservation for only $19 / night. 

No Utilities (W/S/E). 

The Lake Pod
Site #118

The Lake Pod includes: a queen bed and  will  accommodate 2 guests, 2 paddle boards and a bundle of firewood.

The Lookout Pod
Site #116

The Lookout Pod includes: two beds and will accommodate 2 guests, 2 paddle boards and bundle of firewood.

The Tri Pod
Site #115

The Tri Pod includes: two beds (double & small single) and will accommodate 3 guests (2 adults, 1 child); 2 paddle boards, and a bundle of firewood.

Tri Pod

Site # 115

The Tri Pod includes: two beds (double & small single) and will accommodate 3 guests (2 adults, 1 child); 2 paddle boards and a bundle of firewood.

 Lookout Pod

Site # 116

The Lookout Pod includes: two beds and will accommodate 2 guests, 2 paddle boards and bundle of firewood.

Fireside Pod
Site # 117

The Fireside Pod includes: a queen bed and  will  accommodate 2 guests, 2 paddle boards and a bundle of firewood.  One Pet allowed.

Lake Pod
Site # 118

The Lake Pod includes: a queen bed and will  accommodate 2 guests, 2 paddle boards and a bundle of firewood.

Sunset Pod

Site # 119

The Sunset Pod includes: a queen bed and  will  accommodate 2 guests and one pet, 2 paddle boards and a bundle of firewood.

One Pet allowed.

NEW FOR 2021

We have pet friendly pods!

Add a Pontoon Boat to your adventure! 

Stay 2 nights or more get 10% off your second + nights.

New for 2021

Pet Friendly Pods

Pontoon Boat Add-on Option

The Ultimate Way To Camp

We offer an experience that is unique to campgrounds, combining camping with an exhilarating paddle on the open water. Discover a memorable aquatic camping landscape. Our pods are the only accommodations located on, Blue Mesa Reservoir in Gunnison, Colorado.

Tri Pod

Site # 115

The Tri Pod includes: two beds (double & small single) and will accommodate 3 guests (2 adults, 1 child); 2 paddle boards and a bundle of firewood.

 Lookout Pod

Site # 116

The Lookout Pod includes: two beds and will accommodate 2 guests, 2 paddle boards and bundle of firewood.

Fireside Pod
Site # 117

The Fireside Pod includes: a queen bed and  will  accommodate 2 guests, 2 paddle boards and a bundle of firewood.  One Pet allowed.

Lake Pod
Site # 118

The Lake Pod includes: a queen bed and will  accommodate 2 guests, 2 paddle boards and a bundle of firewood.

Sunset Pod

Site # 119

The Sunset Pod includes: a queen bed and  will  accommodate 2 guests and one pet, 2 paddle boards and a bundle of firewood.

One Pet allowed.

Stay 2 nights or more get 10% off your second + nights.
*Excluded Holidays

Pods can be rented from one night to up to a week, and are available for rent

Friday, April 30 through Saturday October 2, 2021.

Pod Pricing

Prices will be the same price for all pods per night.

Non-Peak:  $95 

April 30 – May 27, 2021

September 6 – October 2, 2021

Stay 2 nights or more get 10% off your second + nights.

Peak:  $139

May 31 – September 2, 2021

Stay 2 nights or more get 10% off your second + nights.

 

Holiday:  $149 

May 28 – 30, 2021

July 2 – 4, 2021

September 3 – 5, 2021

Pods come with:

  • Two paddle boards

  • Two drink tokens at Pappy's Restaurant

  • Bundle of firewood

  • Picnic table

  • Fire pit

  • Paved car space at the site

Pet Policy

We allow one pet in select Pet-Friendly Pods for a flat rate of $10.

ADD-ON A PONTOON BOAT

New for 2021. Add a pontoon rental to your camping package with a two night minimum stay.

  • Your camp is already set up when you arrive - just settle in and make yourself at home

  • Equipped with two paddle boards

  • Views and easy access to Blue Mesa Reservoir

  • Avoid the rain, heat or cold

  • More privacy and security than typical tent camping

  • All the benefits of an insulated structure in summer

  • A big hit with kids

On Site:

Elk Creek Marina

Pappy's Restaurant (when open)

Shower Facilities

96 Miles of shoreline for endless water activities

  • Picnic table

  • Fire pit

  • Paved car space at the site

  • Located within the NPS Curecanti Recreational Area 

  • A unique experience to rave about

  • Smoke-free

  • Pets allowed in select Pet-Freindly Pods

  • Add-on a pontoon boat with a two night or more stay.

" We had a wonderful experience staying at the pod, and could tell a lot of thought had been put into the whole 'Supping experience.' We throughly enjoyed our stay, and will definitely be back. Thanks for creating such an awesome experience! "  

Located in Western Colorado near the town of Gunnison, Colorado’s largest body of water is a must-see destination. Blue Mesa Reservoir spans 20 miles and boasts over 96 miles of shoreline. Blue Mesa Reservoir and our Adventure Pods are located in the Curecanti National Recreation Area, and offer two full service marinas — Elk Creek Marina and Lake Fork Marina — as well as the famous Pappy’s Restaurant overlooking the reservoir. Th‍‍‍e surrounding Gunnison County offers the best of Colorado with truly outstanding and spectacular scenic areas, gold medal and wild trout waters, and great recreation.
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Blue Mesa Adventure Pods

Blue Mesa Reservoir Gunnison, Colorado

Online Reservations Questions Only: 866-342-4664

Open Friday, April 30 Thru Saturday, October 2, 2021

Seasonal Closure October 3, 2021

Reservations are Open for Summer 2021

Elk Creek Marina: Open May 1 - September 30

Pappy’s Restaurant: Open Mid May - September 15

Curecanti National Recreation Area

 970-641-2337

Area Information, Boat Regulations, NPS Campground Reservations and

NPS Morrow Point Boat Tours.   

NOTE: NPS does not handle POD reservations.

Elk Creek Marina, LLC is concessionaire for Curecanti National Recreation Area