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small minning town

Not to much here that we saw. There is a nice lake just North of town that is nice. We was passing... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2017
Joel c
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Las Vegas, Nevada
Tin Cup

This is a trip we take every summer at least once, First the down side, ATV's the damn thing are... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
Dean M
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Former ghost town now a Summer resort.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“mirror lake” (7 reviews)
“ghost town” (9 reviews)
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Gunnison, CO
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Reviewed 14 May 2017

Not to much here that we saw. There is a nice lake just North of town that is nice. We was passing thru on ATV when we was here

Thank Joel c
Reviewed 3 May 2017

This is a trip we take every summer at least once, First the down side, ATV's the damn thing are everywhere kicking up dust and making noise, Other then that this is a favorite, We camp at Mirror Lake and then check out Taylor park...More

1  Thank Dean M
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Tin Cup is a small town North East of Gunnison. It was more popular during the 50's and 60's for those wanting to have a mountain retreat. The is fishing and camping and people to talk to. But this area is over run with people...More

1  Thank BILL W
Reviewed 5 November 2016

First stay here I stayed in Dan Tredway's cabin back in 2007, not long before he passed away. Great introduction to this old mining town. The cabins are all pretty rustic in this area, and very off the beaten path. The road in from Highway...More

Thank jerekson
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Beautiful views and a feel for how it looked in the 1800's with preserved cabins and graveyard. Don't miss Mirror Lake.

1  Thank ktedig
Reviewed 11 September 2016

If you are staying around Gunnison, it's worth it to get off the beaten path and visit Tin Cup and the surrounding areas. We stayed at the Colorado Dream Ranch (RV park and campground above Taylor Reservoir), where it is possible to take OHVs directly...More

1  Thank Happytravelteam
Reviewed 27 August 2016

the roads around Tin Cup and Mirror lake are rough but passible. it is obviously best to do it with high clearance in the under carriage of your vehicle. The fishing still seems to be good; my parents visited here early in their married life,...More

Thank Gerry S
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Cute little old miner town rich in history. Look at the cabins and buildings as you drive thru town. Take a few minutes to visit the cemetery - just outside town. It too is rich in history. We enjoyed passing thru, seeing deer walk down...More

1  Thank Janice S
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Defiantly would make the trip up, rent a jeep, but hard to find in Gunnison.... it was a rough trail up, but what a trip.

1  Thank TonyM60
Reviewed 29 July 2016

A nice ride from the Taylor Park area for an ice cream at the store, or a meal at the restaurant or BBQ business. Like a living ghost town. Learned the history of this mining town from post cards purchased a the shop; if you...More

1  Thank VespagirL55
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Wendy B
Planning on visiting this area shortly. Would love to Atv toward tincup and pitkin. Has anyone recommend some rentals and tours and experiences?
14 February 2015|
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Response from Dan Z | Reviewed this property |
The most important advice I can give is to have a vehicle that has a very high clearance and a good set of tires, oh, and a good spare! Most 4WD rentals companies have jeeps that will work. Try a google search on: 4WD... More
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