Travelers are voting Curecanti National Recreation Area as the best recreational area near Gunnison. There are 4 recreational areas near Lake City a city just 41 km from Gunnison and 1 recreational area near Buena Vista which is 47 km distant. The most popular of these are Curecanti National Recreation Area near Lake City and Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area in Buena Vista. You can find 30 recreational areas in Colorado and 1475 recreational areas in the country of United States. Our members favorite in Colorado is Garden Of The Gods and Central Park is the top pick in United States. Want more? Check out our map of recreational areas near Gunnison.