Gunnison Tunnel

U.S. Highway 50, Montrose, CO 81401
Local: 970-641-2337
Region: Southwest City: Montrose

Overview

Backed by President Roosevelt, the Gunnison Tunnel is among the first five irrigation projects built by the newly established Bureau of Reclamation.  Ranger guided programs are available in summer. Interpretive signs describe the tunnel buildings and old town site.