Elk Creek Lodge
2001 Booking Information
HOW TO GET THERE
Elk Creek Lodge is located in northwest Colorado, near the
small town of Meeker. The nearest commercial airport Grand Junction,
Colorado, which is served by Delta, United and America West
airlines Guests are met at the airport by the lodge shuttle
van and transferred to Meeker.
Note: Due to the distance involved to the airport and the number
of vehicles needed, Elk Creek Lodge requests that you arrive
In Grand Junction between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. On departure day,
you should schedule your flight out ot Grand Junction between
10 a.m. and 2 p.m. If you are unable to arrive/depart during
the designated times, it will be necessary to pay for an extra
shuttle: cost $100.00 per trip.
For guests that wish to eliminate the 2-hour drive from Grand
Junction, we do offer charter flight service from and to regional
airports.. Sample round-trip air charter rate based on a party
of 1-4 is $600; price subject to change. For those flying privately,
Meeker has a county operated airport with a 6,50O-ft. lighted
runway and offers jet fuel.
Fly-outs are offered by charter plane to the Green River
in Utah, which many anglers consider to be the premier tailwater
fishery in the United States. This is an exciting option for
a day that Elk Creek and the Marvine offer to their guests. The
additional charge is $250 per person with a minimum of four in
the party; advance notice to the lodge for scheduling is required.
Cancellation of the charter and boat is non-refundable.
TACKLE & EQUIPMENT
A complete list is part of the pre-trip information and will
be sent at time of registration, along with a trip questionnaire
to be completed by each registrant.
Creek Lodge strongly encourages catch-and-release of all trout.
ELK CREEK LODGE
June 23-October 12, 2001
Elk Creek Lodge operates on a fixed 6-night/5-day package
with arrival on Saturday, five full days of guided fly fishing
and/or nonfishing activities Sunday-Thursday, and departure on
The 6-night/5-day fishing package is $4,500 per person based
on double occupancy accommodations with shared guide. Single
supplement for a private guide and/or a single room is $800.
Nonfishing companions are welcome; the cost is $2,250 per person
based on double occupancy. Horseback riding or other guided activities
for non-anglers are offered at an additional charge. Fishing
package includes fishing license, lodging tax and all gratuities
to guides and staff.
Accommodations in spacious guest suites; three outstanding
meals a day; morning coffee service: three gourmet meals a day;
open bar and carefully selected dinner wines. We cater to dietary
needs. Full fishing service by knowledgeable guides with transportation
to and from rivers. Ground transportation round trips Grand Junction/lodge.
Scheduled commercial and/or charter air transportation; fly-outs
to the Green River; tackle and clothing purchases in the fully
stocked fly shop; phone calls and any items of a personal nature.
A 50% deposit is required to hold and secure your reservation,
and final payment is due in full 60 days prior to arrival. Deposit
is refunded (less a processing fee of $500 per person) if Elk
Creek receives written cancellation 90 days prior to departure.
Thereafter, the individual is responsible for total package
cost and no refund will be made. No refund is made for unused
package arrangement. including charter and the Green River trip.
VALID: January 1 -December 31,2001