Escape the Heat at Elkhorn RV Resort

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If cool mountain breezes sound good this time of year, consider escaping to the Elkhorn RV Resort.  The resort is located in Lake City, Colorado which is midway between Gunnison and Creede.  In about 6 hours from Albuquerque, you could be enjoying cooler temps and all of the fun things to do around the resort.

Elkhorn RV Resort


Elkhorn RV Resort offers 3 sizes of RV sites that can handle everything from pop-up campers to big rigs.  All sites have 20-30-50 amp electric, full utilities, cable TV hookup, WiFi and picnic tables.



And, for non-RVers, there are 3 sizes of cabins, the largest of which will sleep up to 5 people.

Every morning, enjoy free coffee on the deck!  What a way to wake up!

So, what is there to do around the resort and Lake City?Elkhorn Cabins


Within walking distance there are:

Full service restaurants, ice cream shop, saloons


Fishing in the Lake Fork of the Gunnison River or Henson CreekSilver Thread New Mexico

Three playgrounds

Two parks, including a softball field, skate park, and fishing pier

Walking trails

Weight room and basketball court

Lake City Community Arts Center

Hinsdale County Museum

Sporting goods stores & guided excursions

OHV and jeep rentals

Pete’s Lake and nature reserve area

Bachelor Mine

A little further away you will find:

Alpine Loop National Back Country Byway

Silver Thread National Scenic & Historic Byway

Lake San Cristobal (with boat dock and slips)

Ghost Towns 

Miles of Hiking Trails

Miles of Mountain Streams


So if the summer heat is making you feel beat, head to Colorado and the Elkhorn RV Resort.

For all your RV needs, come to your favorite New Mexico RV dealer – Rocky Mountain RV and Marine.