Laws & Regulations

Code of Federal Regulations (NPS 36) »
Regulations for the proper use, management and protection of people, property and resources within National Park Service areas.

Superintendent's Compendium »
Supplemental regulations that are specific to Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park


Firearms Information
Federal law allows people who can legally possess firearms under applicable federal, state, and local laws, to legally possess firearms in this park.

It is the responsibility of visitors to understand and comply with all applicable state, local, and federal firearms laws before entering this park. As a starting point, please visit the Colorado Department of Public Safety website.

Federal law also prohibits firearms in certain facilities in this park; those places are marked with signs at all public entrances.

Last updated: September 14, 2022

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

102 Elk Creek
(GPS/physical address = 9800 Highway 347, Montrose, CO)

Gunnison , CO 81230

Phone:

970-641-2337

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