MONTROSE, COLORADO ATTRACTIONS TO EXPLORE
The Jellystone Park™ Campground in Montrose, CO is located near the beautiful Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park and many of nature’s other beauties and adventures. Situated in the high desert region of Colorado, our Jellystone Park™ Campground has spectacular views of the breathtaking San Juan Mountains. It is a perfect home base for exploring the “Real Colorado,” and nearby attractions.
John Wayne fans and Western junkies can explore nearby Ridgway, CO where parts of the movie “True Grit” were filmed. Visit the Dennis Weaver Memorial on your way into Ridgway only 20 minutes from the RV Park.
Nearby are Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park (pictured left) and Ouray Hot Springs, with the slopes and upscale attractions of famous Telluride, Colorado less than one hour away. There is white water rafting, four-wheeling, and horse back riding for those who want an adventure. If relaxation is more your style, enjoy hiking, fishing, exploring old mines, or attending one of the many annual events in the area.
Visit Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park™ of the Black Canyon –
“Where you camp with friends.”®
A ranching community and home to True Grit cafe. The original True Grit starring John Wayne was filmed here.
A 60-acre public park – permanent wildlife preserve along the Uncompahgre River corridor – hiking, biking, picnic area, & beach.
A true gem of the Rocky Mountain Region. Referred to as the “Switzerland of America”.