Tall Texan Campground

Gunnison, CO
Gunnison, CO

Tall Texan Campground

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Tall Texan RV Park and Cabins has been in operation for over 50 years. We are located in Gunnison/Crested Butte Valley, 2 miles north of downtown Gunnison, and 25 miles south of Crested Butte. We provide RV Sites, Cabins, Conestogo Wagons (Glamping) and Tent Sites.

We have clean & well-maintained restrooms & showers, laundry facilities, propane services, a dump station, and a lodge with limited food and beverage items available for purchase. We have excellent wireless internet throughout the property.

We are kid friendly and have a nice playground for the little ones. We are also a quick walk to the Gunnison river, so fishing is at our doorstep!!

We offer seasonal (May – Oct), monthly, weekly, and daily rentals. Our cabins are fully equipped, in fact we rent them monthly as well as they are more than adequate to live in!!

New this year are our Conestoga Wagons!! The wagons are outfitted with premium bedding, pillows, towels, and offer the finest “Glamping” experience.

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Standard RV Sites

Traditional RV sites scattered about the park. These sites tend to be a bit larger and feel a bit more spacious than our Value based sites. All sites are full hook up, and have a 30 and 50 amp connection.

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Value RV Sites

Traditional RV sites located among-st the towering cottonwood trees. All sites are full hook up, and have a 30 and 50 amp connection.

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Retro RV's for Rent #7

We have 2 retro RVs for rent on a nightly basis. These are small RV’s, 21 and 23 feet long, and they are ideal for a single person or a couple. They are equipped with a small kitchenette and a small bathroom.

Given the size, we restrict pets in the Retro RV’s.

The RVs require the guest to bring their own linens (sheets, pillows, and towels).

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Premium RV Sites

Our best sites in the park. These sites are located around the edges of the park, they tend to be less densely populated, and many are located on the pond. All sites are full hook up, and have a 30 and 50 amp connection.

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Conestoga Wagons

Stay in our Conestoga Wagons for a great and unique experience of the wild west!!! The Wagons are located in a very nice shaded area with privacy, yet convenient access to the showers, restrooms, and the playground. Our brand new wagons feature “5 star quality” mattresses, bedding and linens. You will also enjoy free ice, firewood, gourmet coffee, and other treats upon arrival!!

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Large Cabins

Our Large Cabins sleep four guests. These cabins have a separate bedroom with queen size bed, full bathroom, full kitchen, and a dining room / living room combo with queen sofa sleeper.

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Tent Campsite

Nestled in 10 acres of high mountain cottonwoods, Tall Texan’s tent campsites are a great place to spend a relaxing vacation, enjoy a holiday weekend or to meet friends and family. Our campsites not only keep you close to popular Gunnison recreation attractions, but also offer the convenience of the campground’s restrooms, showers, laundry facilities, and lodge.


We offer six well shaded tent sites at the Tall Texan. Only 1 tent per site. Our tent sites are conveniently located near the restrooms and showers!

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One Room Cabins

The One Room Cabins sleep up to five, has a double bed with over head bunk, and a set of bunk beds. These cabins have a kitchenette, bathroom (shower and toilet only). Call for details regarding pets. Pets allowed upon approval.

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Retro RV's for Rent #10

We have 2 retro RVs for rent on a nightly basis. These are small RV’s, 21 and 23 feet long, and they are ideal for a single person or a couple. They are equipped with a small kitchenette and a small bathroom.

Given the size, we restrict pets in the Retro RV’s.

The RVs require the guest to bring their own linens (sheets, pillows, and towels).

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About Tall Texan Campground

Tall Texan RV Park and Cabins has been in operation for over 50 years. We are located in Gunnison/Crested Butte Valley, 2 miles north of downtown Gunnison, and 25 miles south of Crested Butte. We provide RV Sites, Cabins, Conestogo Wagons (Glamping) and Tent Sites.

We have clean & well-maintained restrooms & showers, laundry facilities, propane services, a dump station, and a lodge with limited food and beverage items available for purchase. We have excellent wireless internet throughout the property.

We are kid friendly and have a nice playground for the little ones. We are also a quick walk to the Gunnison river, so fishing is at our doorstep!!

We offer seasonal (May – Oct), monthly, weekly, and daily rentals. Our cabins are fully equipped, in fact we rent them monthly as well as they are more than adequate to live in!!

New this year are our Conestoga Wagons!! The wagons are outfitted with premium bedding, pillows, towels, and offer the finest “Glamping” experience.

Where You'll Be

Address

194 County RD 11, Gunnison, CO 81230

Park Activities

Things to do in the campground

  • Biking
  • Boating
  • Canoeing / Kayaking
  • Climbing
  • Fishing
  • Golfing
  • Hiking
  • Horseback Riding
  • Hunting
  • National Park Access
  • Offroad Vehicle Access
  • Paddleboard
  • Snow Sports
  • Swimming
  • Watersports
  • Whitewater rafting
  • Wildlife Watching
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Cancellations/Refunds Policy

Upon booking a reservation, your credit card will be charged for the “greater” of 1 night stay, or 20% of the entire bill.


You are not guaranteed a spot until your deposit has been processed.

Tall Texan cancellation policy requires a 10 day advance notice for any cancellation or change to a reservation. A 10 day advance notification is required, otherwise the deposit will be forfeited. A cancellation fee (processing fee) of $20.00 will be charged for all cancellations.


We do not refund for early departures for any reason on any reservations, including seasonal reservations.


Payment:

A deposit will be taken at the time of your reservation.

Full payment will be due upon arrival.

Rules & Regulations

Group size:

RV sites are designed for 2 adults and 2 small children (under 12).

There will be a $5/day charge for additional people.


Check in / Check Out

Check in time is 12PM (noon) for RV and Tent sites

Check in Time is 4PM for Cabins.

Check out time is 11AM for all sites, cabins, and tents.

“Always ask, if we can accommodate early check in, we are happy to do so”.


Quiet Hours:

9PM – 8AM


Parking:

We allow one vehicle per site or cabin.

We will do our best to accommodate additional vehicles in out storage area. ($5/day)

ATV trailers, boats, storage trailers etc. can be parked in the storage area. ($5/day)

Speed Limit:

5 MPH strictly enforced


Pets:

Non aggressive dogs are welcome. Limit is 2 per RV site.

Small pets will be considered for the cabins, but there is an additional fee, and no more than one small pet.

Please must be on a leash at all times.

Pets may not be left chained and unattended to.

All waste must be disposed of properly (bagged and inserted in the cans located throughout the park)

No loud or annoying dogs!!

We take our pet policy very seriously!! Management reserves the right to ask any tenant to leave if they violate this policy.


Visitor and Guests:

All visitors and guests must check in with the front office.

Daily and overnight guest parking is available for a fee.


Children:

We love children at the Tall Texan!!!

We have a playground specifically for the little ones.

Children must be accompanied by adults while in the office, laundry, showers, and playground.


Trash:

Just leave your trash bags out each morning, we will pick them up!!!


Campfires:

We provide fire rings upon request

There are some designated fire rings in the tent area

Wood burn only please!! No trash or other materials.

Fires must be completely extinguished when completed and each evening.


Sewer:

Sewer connections require an elbow or donut per Colorado law.