Current Conditions


Trail and oaks covered by snow, wooden Uplands Trail sign
Trail conditions change quickly in winter.

NPS/Jeremy Stringfield

Trail Conditions on the South Rim

Update 5/21/2023

All trails are open for the season. No special conditions to report.

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 21, 2023

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

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

Gunnison, CO 81230



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