Things To Know Before You Come
WEAR YOUR PFD!
SAFETY AT THE OVERLOOKS
FOOD, LODGING AND SERVICES
Pappy's Restaurant is open mid-May and closes shortly after Labor Day.
No lodging is available in the recreation area other than campgrounds.
Full services and lodging are available in nearby communities.
Water is available mid-May through mid-October.
COLLECTING IN THE PARK
Did You Know?
The Curecanti Needle has long been a defining symbol and landmark of this region. In 1882, the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad entered the Black Canyon and promptly designated the Curecanti Needle as their symbol.