LAKE FORK FLYATHLON DIRECTIONS- 2016

Upslope shooting range

Upslope shooting range

Directions to venues for the 2016 Lake Fork Flyathlon near Gunnison, CO

East Elk Campground from Denver (4 hours)

  1. Follow 285 South to Poncha Springs (stop at Elevation Beer Company)
  2. Turn right on US-50 West
  3. Drive 78 miles, through Gunnison (stop at High Alpine Brewing), into Curecanti National Recreation Area.
  4. Turn right on County Road 723E (will see East Elk and RMF signs)
  5. East Elk Group Campsite is on the right

Gateview Canyon from East Elk Campground (45 minutes)

  1. Leave East Elk Campground
  2. Turn left of US-50 East
  3. After 7.1 miles, turn right onto CO-149 South
  4. After 24.6 miles, turn right onto Blue Mesa Road (look for RMF sign)
  5. Drive 2.2 miles on Blue Mesa Road to starting line

Race course map

http://www.trailrunproject.com/trail/7011112/lake-fork-of-the-gunnison-river-gateview-canyon-road