Curecanti National Recreation Area
Our neighbor to the east, Curecanti is the home of the largest body of water in Colorado, Blue Mesa Reservoir.

Black Canyon Astronomical Society
The Black Canyon Astronomical Society presents a variety of programs in the park. Step up to a telescope and experience the dark skies above Black Canyon.

International Dark Sky Association
The International Dark Sky Association has designated Black Canyon as an International Dark Sky Park.

Tara National Park, Serbia
Tara National Park and Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park have committed to a five-year sister-park arrangement to assist each other in preserving these special places.

Last updated: June 12, 2018

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102 Elk Creek
Gunnison, CO 81230


(970) 641-2337 x205

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