Plan Your Visit

An aerial view of Black Canyon of the Gunnison
Black Canyon of the Gunnison

NPS/Lisa Lynch photo

Basic Information

Current conditions, entrance fees and our address.

Directions & Transportation

How to get to either the South or North Rims.

Eating & Sleeping

Campground information. There are no restaurants within the park.

Places To Go

The park has two sides to visit.

Things To Do

Explore the many activities that are possible in the park.


Join us for a daily talk or evening program.


Be prepared for our sheer cliffs.


Learn about which of our facilities can meet your needs.


Information about visiting with your pet.

Special Use Permits

Special events such as weddings, memorial services, athletic events, automobile/motorcycle club rallies, First Amendment Activities,and large group gatherings require a Special Use Permit. Commercial Filming and Photography within the park also requires a permit in advance.

Last updated: December 22, 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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