Operating Hours & Seasons

South Rim
Open every day. The South Rim Drive is usually open to vehicles from early April to mid-November. In winter, the South Rim Road is open to Gunnison Point at the visitor center. The remainder of the road is closed to vehicles, but open to cross country skiing and snowshoeing when conditions permit.

North Rim
North Rim Road and ranger station are closed to vehicles in winter. The road typically closes late November and reopens mid-April.

East Portal
East Portal Road is closed in winter. The road typically closes mid-November and reopens mid-April.

Visitor Center & Ranger Station
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Last updated: November 27, 2016

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Mailing Address:

102 Elk Creek
Gunnison, CO 81230


(970) 641-2337 x205

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