Learn About the Park

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News Releases

Stay up to date with what's happening in the park.

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Photo Gallery

Take a visual journey through Curecanti's landscapes, plants, animals, and human history.

History & Culture
History & Culture

Human occupation of the Curecanti area dates back to at least 10,000 years ago.


Learn about the plants, animals and natural features of Curecanti.


Information for teachers to invite a ranger into the classroom or plan a field trip.

Kids & Youth
Kids & Youth

We offer opportunities for kids to become Junior Rangers.

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Review laws, policies, and the organizational structure of the park.

Last updated: June 12, 2024

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

102 Elk Creek
Gunnison, CO 81230


970 641-2337 x205

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