Cottonwood Site

Upper Colorado River Recreation Area, Near Gypsum, Colorado

Cottonwood Site does not offer reservations through Please take a look at the area details below for more information about visiting this location. Enjoy your visit!


Cottonwood Island is located on the Colorado River and has a boat ramp and picnic site. Construction to improve site includes new vault toilet and loop road for boat ramp will be completed June 2018. Camping is allowed on the island but not at the parking area, picnic sites or the boat ramp. For more Information, please contact the Colorado River Field Office.

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