Current Conditions


Rim Rock Trail sign with green shrubs and canyon in distance
Rim Rock Trail is the only South Rim trail where dogs are allowed (on leash).

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Spring Trail Conditions on the South Rim

Updated 05/12/22

Trails are currently snow-free and dry.

Weather Forecast for Black Canyon

Weather forecast at the South Rim Visitor Center (elevation ~8,000 feet) from the National Weather Service

Gunnison River Water Flow Data

Information from the USGS on Gunnison River flow below the Gunnison Tunnel


Gunnison Point

View of Gunnison Point overlook from South Rim Visitor Center

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Grizzly Ridge

View from near the South Rim Campground looking towards Grizzly Ridge on the North Rim.

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Last updated: May 12, 2022

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

Gunnison , CO 81230



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