Hipcamp host Jen N.,
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The Chapel is a unique covered, enclosed tent site with amazing views, electric and is centrally located in camp. 

Camp Kush is located in the Great Sage Plain at the edge of the Colorado Plateau in the shadow of Mesa Verde National Park with panoramic mountain/mesa views of the Four Corners region, all only 5 miles southeast of Cortez.

We have private couple’s o

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The Chapel is a unique covered, enclosed tent site with amazing views, electric and is centrally located in camp. 

Camp Kush is located in the Great Sage Plain at the edge of the Colorado Plateau in the shadow of Mesa Verde National Park with panoramic mountain/mesa views of the Four Corners region, all only 5 miles southeast of Cortez.

We have private couple’s or family cabins, shared hostel-style cabins with bunk beds, tent and vehicle sites, a community kitchen, a covered event space, vault toilets and hot showers.

Camp Kush is in an arid desert climate. Water is stored in cisterns for use in camp. Because of this we ask that you bring your own bedding and linens, your own drinking water & limit water use in camp.

We are a cannabis friendly destination & are inclusive! Cool folks of any ethnic background, national origin or religion as well as hippies, freaks and queers are all welcome here!

We're happy to give you the local's only hook-up to find hikes, ruins, swimming holes, lakes/rivers, hot springs, tacos, coffee, cannabis, a spot to rent kayaks, bikes- you name it! Just ask.

There are so many things to do/see nearby: Mesa Verde National Park, Canyons of the Ancients, Hovenweep National Monument and Phil's World. Raft down the Dolores river, maybe rent an SUP or kayak and chill on a quiet reservoir. There are several museums and cultural centers in the area as well.

Durango and Telluride are each about hour away, and Moab is about 2.5 hours away-including Arches and Canyonlands National parks.

The best/nearest airport is in Durango, and the nearest large international airport is in Albuquerque.

Lodging provided
Cabin
1 site
Up to 15 guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Toilet available
Fire ban in effect
No pets
Amenities
Kitchen available
Showers available
Picnic table available
Wifi available
Bins available
No potable water
Have a question? Send Jen a message!
  • Check in: After 4PM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Flexible
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 12 months out

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Activities

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Biking

We are super close to Phil's World!

Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Horseback riding
Paddling
Wind sports
Off-roading (OHV)
Swimming
Whitewater paddling
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Camp Kush-"Dab Chapel" Groups Okay! in Colorado.

Desert

We are in the Great Sage Plain, its arid here with juniper & sage brush.

Lake

There are several lakes nearby, our closest one is Totten Reservoir.

River, stream, or creek

The town of Dolores + Dolores river are close by too.

Forest
Canyon
Mountainous
Field
Swimming hole

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Hipcamper Amanda

The chapel

Amanda H.
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August 25th, 2020

The most amazing hosts. Incredible views in every direction. Running water in the bathrooms/and the shower was actually amazing. My dog loved running around in the chapel and having her own space. Hosts are incredibly fast with responses. I had some unexpected wildlife encounters and I texted the host and they were there in a flash to help me out. Looking back, I feel a little silly about contacting a campsite host about encountering wildlife while camping, but they went above and beyond to make me feel safe. 100% recommend.

Hipcamper Jen
Response from Jen, the Host, on August 26th, 2020

Thank you for the awesome review! Bert and I will never forget your stay :)

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Hipcamper Lauren

We love it

Lauren S.
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May 26th, 2020

Camping in the time of covid Jen made us feel safe and welcome while applying social distancing. A dream site for dog parents because the chapel is in closed by a wooden gate. The kitchen facility is well thought out and so much more than you would expect from a campsite. The directions to get there are perfect, If you feel like you’ve gone to far keep going and they’re right! The remote location has a huge payoff though the stars are out of this world. The observation deck is a vacation in itself I cannot recommend this site enough.

Hipcamper Miguel

Worked fpr me

Miguel H.
recommends this listing.
May 30th, 2020

This was the place, privacy and respect i was look8ng for extended my stay and i w9ll be back.

Hipcamper Miguel
Miguel H.
recommends this listing.
June 1st, 2020

Perfect place for me peace and quite, good people respectful and courteous. I even extended my stay and i will be back. Thanks Jen

Hipcamper Kylee

Lovely site :)

Kylee F.
recommends this listing.
July 17th, 2020

Super flexible with our group and so helpful!! The campsite was beautiful- ESPECIALLY the hot shower :)

Camp Kush-"Dab Chapel" Groups Okay!
Hipcamper Cameron
Cameron F.
recommends this listing.
August 3rd, 2020

Beautiful area, clean bathrooms, my site was out of the wind which was great!

Hipcamper aly

A pups dream!

Aly C.
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September 8th, 2020

Really loved it here Jen was extremely welcoming! The chapel is awesome for the pup she ran around like a crazy person and it was nice to see her just get to run while camping.

Hipcamper Joyce

Wide open spaces

Joyce T.
recommends this listing.
September 12th, 2020

The amenities at the camp are great & the views awesome. One of the best Hipcamp sites I've experienced!

Hipcamper Heather

Run wild my child

Heather S.
recommends this listing.
June 13th, 2021

We felt comfortable, welcome and free in our chapel group camp. The kids loved the playground, camp cats, and observing the local prairie dog families. We enjoyed stargazing on the observation platform at night and using the kitchen pavilion for gathering, playing games and cooking together. Everyone was we met was easy going and kind. The showers worked well and anywhere we went we were surrounded by glorious views of the desert mesas. This place has great vibes!

Beautiful high desert land. Views for dayyysss.Hanging out in the pavilion.Sunset from the chapel.
Property
Camp Kush in the 4 Corners
State
Colorado
Country
United States
$50/night
1 Site