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Curecanti National Recreation Area - Nelson's Gulch, Colorado

   

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Tent camping is available
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Activities: boating, fishing, fly fishing, hiking, swimming, canoeing and horseback riding

This is a nice location for boating, and there are unsurprisingly restrooms at this campground. Time to get out and breathe some fresh air, you have to get out of the house, and Curecanti National Recreation Area - Nelson's Gulch in Colorado is just the spot. The workforce of this good campground and the nicely taken care of facilities have folks coming from all over.
In Colorado you never run out of outdoors enjoyable things. Curecanti National Recreation
 
    Area - Nelson's Gulch is liked by the people of Cimarron.
So many exciting things next to Curecanti National Recreation Area - Nelson's Gulch, and it's one of those spots where everything is good.
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 and the good variety of outdoors recreation will absolutely have you coming back again and again. As if Curecanti National Recreation Area - Nelson's Gulch wasn't enough, you can also go whitewater paddling, and hiking, so running out of cool things to do won’t happen.
On Cimarron River nearby you come upon the 1-mile-in-length Cimarron to Gunnison River section of class V whitewater. Only those skilled in whitewater boating should endeavor to paddle this stretch of Cimarron River. You have to check circumstances before you go; whitewater boating may turn treacherous. While you're here at Curecanti National Recreation Area - Nelson's Gulch you can take a hike along the Fall Creek Trail,
 
and Myers Gulch is also a good place to look at. Have a great hiking adventure along the Deer Creek Trail, and in case you want to go for a ride on a horse Deb's Livery is nearby.  

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Other campgrounds near Curecanti National Recreation Area - Nelson's Gulch, Colorado:

   Curecanti National Recreation Area - Dead Man's Curve, Cimarron, 2 miles away
      
   Curecanti National Recreation Area - Lake Fork, Cimarron, 3 miles away
      
   Black Canyon Campground, Cimarron, 3 miles away
      
   Curecanti National Recreation Area - Curecanti Creek, Cimarron, 3 miles away
      
   Curecanti National Recreation Area - Blue Creek, Cimarron, 4 miles away
      
   Curecanti National Recreation Area - Hermit's Rest, Cimarron, 4 miles away
      
   Mesa Creek Campground, Montrose County, 4 miles away
      
   Curecanti National Recreation Area - The Narrows, Cimarron, 5 miles away
      
   Cimarron Campground, Montrose County, 6 miles away
      
   Curecanti National Recreation Area - Cimarron, Cimarron, 6 miles away
      

Paddling Rivers Near Curecanti National Recreation Area - Nelson's Gulch, Colorado:

   Cimarron River, Montrose County, 6 miles away
      Class V - 1 miles long (Cimarron to Gunnison River)

   Cimarron River, Gunnison / Montrose County, 12 miles away
      Class V+ - 10.2 miles long (Big Cimarron Campground to Cimarron Road bridge)

   Gunnison River, Montrose County, 13 miles away
      Class IV-V - 16 miles long (Crystal Dam to Chukar Trail)

   Lake Fork Gunnison River, Hinsdale / Gunnison County, 18 miles away
      Class IV-V - 5 miles long (Redbridge to Blue Mesa Reservoir)

   Henson Creek, Hinsdale County, 24 miles away
      Class IV-V - 6.7 miles long (Above Nellie Creek to 1/2 mile from Lake City)


Public Lands near Curecanti National Recreation Area - Nelson's Gulch, Colorado:

   Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park, Gunnison - CO, 59 miles away
      
   Curecanti National Recreation Area, Gunnison - CO, 59 miles away
      
   Crawford State Park, Colorado, 16 miles away

   Ridgway State Park, Colorado, 23 miles away

   Gunnison National Forest, Colorado, 24 miles away

   Paonia State Park, Colorado, 29 miles away


Trails near Curecanti National Recreation Area - Nelson's Gulch, Colorado:

   Hartman Trail, Gunnison County, 5 miles away

   Alpine Trail, Hinsdale County, 12 miles away

   Little Cimarron Trail, Hinsdale County, 14 miles away

   Deer Creek Trail, Ouray County, 15 miles away

   Fall Creek Trail, Hinsdale County, 16 miles away

   Cureranti Pass Trail, Gunnison County, 16 miles away

   Lou Creek Trail, Ouray County, 16 miles away


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Local climate location: PAONIA 7 miles away


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