Gunnison Forks Day Use Area

Gunnison Gorge Wilderness, Near Hotchkiss, Colorado

Gunnison Forks Day Use Area does not offer reservations through Please take a look at the area details below for more information about visiting this location. Enjoy your visit!


The Gunnison Forks Day Use Site at the northern end of the NCA provides easy walk-in river access, a natural surface (river rock) boat ramp, picnic tables with shelters, restroom, and a sanitation dump station. Camping is not allowed at the site, however, camping is provided at the private Gunnison River Pleasure Park located adjacent to the BLM area. The Pleasure Park also provides parking, boat ramp, restrooms, showers, and eating facilities in addition to river shuttles, raft rental, and other commercial services. For more information, contact the Guniison Gorge NCA or Uncompahgre Field Office.