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    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 »

Plants

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By the Northern Colorado Plateau Network Inventory & Monitoring Progam.
 
Indian Paintbrush
Indian Paintbrush (Castilleja coccinea)
NPS Photo by Lisa Lynch

Did You Know?

Morrow Point Dam

Morrow Point Dam, found within the silent walls of the Black Canyon, was the first thin-arch, double curvature concrete dam built in the United States (completed in 1968).