Questions about fly fishing
Gunnison Fish &
Raft is one of the few outfitters that helps you make your stay complete. We can recommend a number of accomodations depending on your needs and wishes. Please feel free to call for options. Below are a few we suggest:
Almont Resort is located at 8,026 feet in the heart
of the Rocky Mountains of Colorado between Gunnison & Crested Butte.
The East & Taylor Rivers meet outside the cabin doors to form the
headwaters of the mighty Gunnison River. Most of the 15 cabins and 4 vacation
homes are riverfront or very close to the water. They accommodate couples,
families, corporate retreats and other larger groups.
Gunnison River Lodge
This fully furnished vacation home features 2 large stone fireplaces located on the upper and lower levels; upper and lower level decks overlooking the river; open floor plan living/dining area with beamed cathedral ceilings for your comfort and entertaining; fully equipped/modern kitchen; large den with game, pool table, organ, and piano; 4 furnished bedrooms accommodating 10 people comfortably; 3 bathrooms; laundry room with washer/dryer; cable television, high definition large screen television; and high-speed internet. The home can accommodate two additional guests (for a total of 12) with our rollaway beds. There is plenty of room for two vehicles and all your gear in the oversized two car garage.
Island Acres Resort
Nestled between two forks of the Gunnison River in
a quiet neighborhood. You will be in one of seven log clad buildings located
on a heavily treed 3.2 acres. With only 22 guest rooms, you will have
plenty of space for grilling and picnicking, outdoor activities or reading
a book in the shade of one of our 100 year old trees. Many of our rooms
feature full kitchens and dining areas, both indoors and out. Great for
extending that vacation budget or for people with food allergies. We are
within easy walking distance to public access to the river. In the evenings,
sit out on the porch or enjoy roasting marshmallows in a fire ring or
star gaze while enjoying the fresh mountain air.
Beautiful location on Gunnison River, 8 miles North of Gunnison on Highway
135. 10 acres of river front property, 17 modern fully-equipped log cabins,
sleep 2-8 people. Central Gunnison Country location for fishermen, hunters,
skiers. Wonderful fall colors. Pets okay. Playground. NO phones, NO TVs,
NO store, NO RV park.
Located 6 miles North of Gunnison, 1/4 miles off Highway 135. Enjoy easy
access to excellent fly/lake fishing, hiking, rafting, hunting, boating
and skiing. Blue Mesa and Taylor Reservoir. 1 and 2 bedroom fully furnished
log cabins open all year. RV spaces with full hookups, large grassy sites,
restrooms and showers open May-October. Daily, weekly & monthly rates.
Pets Ok (with a fee).
Situated in an 1880's Victorian, in a lively neighborhood in Gunnison Colorado, the VI extends an inviting sense of comfort, calm and hospitality to friends and travelers alike. The well-appointed guest room offers affordable luxury and accommodates 1-2 guests with its queen sized-bed and cozy en-suite bathroom. Centrally located, the VI is minutes from downtown, restaurants and shopping and the scenic wide open spaces and sparkling lakes and rivers that bring countless visitors here to enjoy all things outdoors.
Guests relax in the kitchen, by the fire in the snug hearth room or in the spacious living room with its high ceiling and south-facing bay windows. Enjoy the alluring porches, yard and gardens spring, summer and fall. A healthy, hearty breakfast is included in the package and come evening, settle back with a complimentary beer or glass of wine. A comfortable base camp for those seeking a taste of western Colorado small town life while enjoying time on the water.
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