No other canyon in North America combines the narrow opening, sheer walls, and startling depths offered by the Black Canyon of the Gunnison. Hiking and ranger-guided programs.
Difficulty Levels: Advanced, Beginner, Intermediate
Facility Amenities: Gift Shop, Lodging on Site, Maps & Brochures Available, Parking on site, Restrooms
General Information: Dates Closed: South Rim Ranger Station: Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years Day. North Rim, accessed through Crawford of Hwy. 82: Closed in winter., Hours of Operation: South Rim: Open every day. South Rim Rd is open to vehicles early April–mid-Nov. In winter, it’s open to Gunnison Pt. The remainder is closed to vehicles but open to crosscountry skiers & snowshoers.
On-site Activities: Birding, Camping, Canoeing/Rafting/Kayaking, Fishing
Rate Information: Cost of Admission: $15/vehicle
Tour Information: Guided Tours