Dead ManTopo Map: Colorado, Gunnison County, Bull Mountain Game Unit 521
Elevation: 7,700' to 9,700' Gunnison County, 1,000 acres of private land
Dead Man Cabin
is located north on highway 133 from Paonia State Park. Although Dead Man Cabin is remotely located, there is easy access from highway 133.This property is nestled in some of the best elk hunting grounds in Colorado. Deer, bear, mountain lion, turkey, grouse, and fishing are also found on this property. The main cabin is located at the property boundry so your hunt may begin as soon as you walk out the door. There is also a well established road system that allows easy access to all hunting and recreation areas. This property offers access to over 4,500 acres of land known for quality hunting. This property has a proven track record, annually producing high quality deer and elk for the rifleman or archer. There is also access to private sections of the West Muddy River, where trout fishing is available.
Reservations are required for all Cabins and campsites:
This is a year round property. Summer cabin rentals are available and we also offer tent and trailer camping in designated areas. These camp cites are available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Dead Man Cabin Property
located on the southcentral edge of the property, breathtaking vistas surround the newly built cabin. This cabin has a uniquely Rocky Mountain feeling. Four sets of bunk beds sleep up to eight people. The kitchen appliances are propane-fueled, and there is 12 volt lighting. The kitchen is supplied with pots and pans and water for cleaning. Shower and drinking water are not supplied.The cabin is heated by a wood-burning stove. Sanitary facilities are outdoor, but enclosed. A cleaning deposit is required.
From the summit of McClure pass (approximately 25 miles south of Carbondale, CO) go exactly 12 miles south on highway 133. You will come to a gravel road, with green 1 1/2 in tubular gates on the west side of highway 133. Gate will have a sign (Hotchkiss Sheep Ranch), exit here. Go through the (padlocked) gate, continue 1/4 mile turn left and cross the bridge going over the West Muddy Creek, stay right at the Y and cross Coyote Creek. Continue up the trail approximately 2 miles to Dead Man cabin.
NOTE: Be sure to contact us before leaving Carbondale, Co. to get the gate combination. This location has no cell-phone service
Valley View Hospital, Glenwood: 970.945.6535 Law Enforcement Gunnison County Sheriff: 970.641.1113 or 911
Rules and Regulations Please follow this link to the F.A.Q. List of What to Bring Please follow this link to the F.A.Q.
General Notes on Dead Man Cabin:
Licensed Colorado big game hunting outfitters.
P.O. Box 271807 Littleton, CO 80127
7892 ft.N 38° 59.001' 107° 30.056'
Bond #34BSBFY1155Insurance #CSP1334105License #2776
For West Muddy Lodge, Dead Man Cabin or Coyote Creek Cabin:
Call Jim at 720.314.0781
We are an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer.