• Curecanti National Recreation Area

    Curecanti

    National Recreation Area Colorado

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  • US Highway 50 Closure on August 20

    US Highway 50 will be closed east of Gunnison on Wednesday, August 20, for the USA Pro Challenge bicycle race. More »

Animals

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By the Northern Colorado Plateau Network Inventory & Monitoring Progam.

 
Gunnison's Prairie Dog
Gunnison's Prairie Dog (Cynomys gunnisoni)
NPS Photo by Lisa Lynch
 

Did You Know?

Cimarron

During the railroad days, Cimarron, now part of Curecanti, was a bustling livestock shipping hub with a population as large as 250 people.