Things To Do

SOB Route
Routes to the river are extremely strenuous due to steep drop offs, loose rock, and prolific poison ivy.

Hiking Trails
Trails for all abilities are available on both South and North Rims.

Exploring the Inner Canyon
Extremely difficult hiking, rock climbing and kayaking within the canyon.

Scenic Drives
Gorgeous scenic routes are available along the rims and down to the river.

The Gunnison River within Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park is well known for outstanding trout fishing.

Wildlife Watching
Black Canyon provides a unique vertical environment for wildlife.

Explore the Night
Black Canyon offers night sky viewing opportunities throughout the year.

Last updated: January 14, 2020

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Mailing Address:

102 Elk Creek
Gunnison, CO 81230


(970) 641-2337 x205

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