Special Events and Programs

By Date

Upcoming Events

Showing 8 results

  Show ALL instances of recurring events
  • Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park

    Campground Evening Program

    • Time: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
    • Location: South Rim Campground Amphitheater
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee
    Saturday, August 19, 2017

    Everyday from 07/28/2017 to 09/30/2017

    Learn more about the park with a ranger-led illustrated program on a wide variety of topics. Specific topics are posted at the South Rim Visitor Center and South Rim Campground. Times will be earlier in late summer.

    View Details
  • Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park

    Chasm View Ranger Talk

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 2:30 PM
    • Location: Chasm View Overlook
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee
    Saturday, August 19, 2017

    Everyday from 08/11/2017 to 09/30/2017

    Join a park ranger to explore more of the Black Canyon, from plants and animals to geology. Specific program topics posted at the South Rim Visitor Center.

    View Details
  • Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park

    East Portal Walk

    • Time: 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
    • Location: East Portal Ranger Station
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee
    Saturday, August 19, 2017

    Everyday from 08/18/2017 to 09/16/2017

    Examine the fascinating cultural and natural history of the East Portal area on this easy guided walk along the canyon floor. NOTE: East Portal Road is a 16% grade, limited to vehicles under 22 feet long - no trailers.

    View Details
  • Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park

    Geology Walk

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    • Location: South Rim Visitor Center, Rim Rock Trail
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee
    Saturday, August 19, 2017

    Everyday from 08/11/2017 to 09/30/2017

    Meet a ranger at the visitor by 10am for this 1 hour hike on the Rim Rock Trail to learn more about the fascinating geology of the Black Canyon. Pets are not permitted on this hike.

    View Details
  • Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park

    Pulpit Rock Geology Talk

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
    • Location: Pulpit Rock Overlook
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee
    Saturday, August 19, 2017

    Everyday from 07/30/2017 to 09/30/2017

    Want to learn park geology quick? Meet a Ranger at Pulpit Rock Overlook to get the rundown on how Black Canyon formed.

    View Details
  • Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park

    Warner Nature Walk

    • Time: 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM
    • Location: Meet at the High Point Parking Lot
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee
    Saturday, August 19, 2017

    Everyday from 08/11/2017 to 09/30/2017

    Explore the Warner Nature Trail on the edge of the Black Canyon Wilderness! Rangers will examine the many aspects that make the wilderness wild. Bring water and wear sturdy hiking shoes.

    View Details
  • Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park

    Solar Eclipse

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 1:30 PM
    • Location: Park-wide
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee
    Monday, August 21, 2017

    Viewing the eclipse on the rims of the canyon.

    View Details
  • Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park

    Astronomy Evening Programs

    • Time: 8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
    • Location: South Rim Campground Amphitheater
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee
    Wednesday, August 23, 2017

    Every Wednesday Weekly & Every Friday Weekly from 08/18/2017 to 09/29/2017

    Join Sky Rangers and astronomers from the Black Canyon Astronomical Society. Rangers will present an illustrated program in the South Rim Campground Amphitheater followed by Night Sky Observation by telescope. (weather permitting)

    View Details

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

102 Elk Creek
Gunnison, CO 81230

Phone:

(970) 641-2337 x205

Contact Us