NATIONAL PARK SERVICE AREAS
Colorado National Monument (94 miles)
Curecanti National Recreation Area (0 miles - East Portal; 50 miles - Blue Mesa Reservoir)
Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve (200 miles)
Mesa Verde National Park (160 miles)
Crawford State Park (12 miles)
Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre and Gunnison National Forests (Grand Mesa 40 miles, Uncompahgre 40 miles, Gunnison 15 miles)
Gunnison Gorge National Conservation Area (0 miles - east boundary; 25 miles - west boundary)
Ridgway State Park (40 miles)
Did You Know?
The Gunnison River through Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park drops at an average of 95 feet per mile. By comparison, the Colorado River through Grand Canyon National Park drops an average of 7.5 feet per mile.