Gold Pan Acres: Cabins, Gold Nugget Cafe, RV Park, General Store


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Near Platoro Reservoir, high in the Scenic San Juan Mountains, Gold Pan Acres is a classic Colorado vacation spot offering modern mountain cabin rentals and full hookup RV sites.

MOUNTAIN CABIN RENTALS: The River Cabin along the Conejos River sleeps 6 people. The Gold Pan Quad Cabins sleep 6 adults. The River and Quad Cabins have fully equipped kitchens and bathrooms, linens and charcoal BBQ grills. The Divide Cabin is a 'sleep cabin' for those needing an overnight stay.

GENERAL STORE: DOW hunting, fishing and OHV licenses. Pick up supplies you left at home: groceries, batteries, fishing gear, tackle, and ice cream. It's well stocked with camping gear, shirts, pants, coats, boots, blankets, Goretex, disposable camera, a gift selection, original artwork and books about the area.

GOLD NUGGET CAFE: Serve breakfast, lunch & dinner. Our specialty "PIZZA", hot, home-made, right from the brick oven. Home-made pies and bread pudding, and ice cream cones.

LOCATION: From Antonito take Highway 17 west 20 miles, then north 23 miles on gravel Road. 120 Conejos Avenue, Platoro CO 81120.

For Current Rates and Availability; To Make Your Reservations: May - October 719-376-5543; November-April 254-634-5722.



  • Lodging Open Dates: 5/25 to 10/30

Lodging Rates

  • Nightly Lodging Rates On-Season: Range from $135 to $225

Accommodation Description

  • About Smoking: All non smoking units.
  • Cabins/Cottages with Cooking Facilities: 5
  • Camper Cabins/Yurts Outdoor Cooking: 1
  • Units with Wood Stoves: 5

Technology In Units

  • Units with TV: Some units.
  • Type of Reception: Satellite.
  • Number of Channels: 100
  • TV Screen 32" or Larger: Some units.


  • Camping Open Dates: 5/25 to 10/30

Camping Rates

  • RV Camping Rates: $28 a night for two people.

Site Description

  • RV Sites: 20
  • Total Sites: 20
  • Full Hookups: 20 sites with water, electric and sewer.
  • RV Sites Wide Enough for Slideout(s): 20
  • Hot Showers in Winter: Yes


  • Elevation: 9800 feet above sea level.
  • Region: Platoro - South Central, Colorado
  • Location: Away from Town, but close to a community convenience store and restaurant.
  • Setting: Mountain views. Ranch setting.
  • Restaurant: On site.
  • Meals Regularly Served: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
  • On-Property in Central Area for Guests to Use: Central Area for OPEN Campfires. (If no local fire bans are active.)
  • Credit Cards: Visa Card. MasterCard. Discover Card.

Pet Policies

  • Pets in Lodging: All Dogs are allowed in private rental units. There may be a fee or a deposit.
  • Pets at Campground & RV Park: Pets are allowed at campsites for no additional cost. Well-behaved dogs or cats are allowed on a leash outdoors while their owners are on-site.

Horse Facilities

  • Guest's Horses Welcome (call for availability): You may bring your horse for an additional fee or deposit.
  • Individual Horse Run/Pen: Available for an additional fee or deposit.
  • Horse Trailer Parking: On site.
  • Grain/Hay: Available for an additional fee or deposit.
  • Horse Trails: Trails start on site.


  • Groups Welcome: Club. Corporate. Reunion. Weddings. Elopements. Retreat.
  • Group Meeting Area: Outdoor area.
  • Central Area for OPEN Campfires: Yes. (If no local fire bans are active.)


    Primarily Year Round Activities

    • National Forests & BLM Lands: On site.
    • Designated Historic District, Site or Plaza: On site.
    • Designated Hiking Trails: 10 minutes drive to trailhead.
    • Restaurant(s): On site.

    Primarily Summer Activities

    • Fishing in River, Stream or Creek: Walking distance.
    • Fishing in Lake, Reservoir or Pond: 10 minutes drive.
    • Fishing Tackle Sold: On site.
    • Jeep Trails: Trails start on site. (off road, back country, 4WD, Jeep, or jeeping).
    • ATV (All Terrain Vehicles) and/or Dirt Bike Trails: Trails start on site.
    • Tourist Train Rides: 60 minutes drive.
    • Mountain Bike Trails: Trails start on site.


    • Hunting in Area: 10 minutes drive.
    • Colorado Hunting Units/Areas: 80, 81,

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