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Gunnison National Forest

216 N. Colorado, Gunnison, CO 81230-2162
+1 970-641-0471
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Visiting the Gunnison National Forest

This forest is a gorgeous area of Colorado. It has become increasingly vehicle friendly in some... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Gunnison, Colorado
Absolutely goregeous!

We drove through, stopped for lots of pictures, picnic and saw wild life frequently. Fall is out of... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2017
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National preserve that encompasses part of Colorado's central mountains, around the towns of Gunnison and Crested Butte.
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  • Average2%
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216 N. Colorado, Gunnison, CO 81230-2162
+1 970-641-0471
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This forest is a gorgeous area of Colorado. It has become increasingly vehicle friendly in some sections of the forest.

Thank nkathryn
Reviewed 18 November 2017

We drove through, stopped for lots of pictures, picnic and saw wild life frequently. Fall is out of this world spectacular and so colorful. Great outing for anyone.

Thank CindyDiamond
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Beautiful area which offers something for any age outdoor person and it is much less crowded here than just about anywhere on the front range esp the mts just west of Denver

Thank tornillo2015
Reviewed 3 October 2017

wow how pretty this area really is Ive spent many years in the roaring fork valley in the summers and em glad I traveled out of the way to be here instead.

Thank Joe E
Reviewed 3 October 2017

What a beautiful drive despite the heavy rain, the soaring cliffs and rocks the autumn colors, the running rivers and streams give you a great feeling of majestic serenity.

Thank Amnon F
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Many of the Aspens had started to turn to their falls colors...beautiful views. Several large ranches along the country side, which were beautiful also.

Thank Sharon W
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Drive in and out on the same road. Towards the end not for the faint of heart. Some places it is a single lane road with a drop off. Which means that you might have to back up. Also no low riding cars. Basically all...More

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 12 September 2017

The Black Canyons of the Gunnison is impressive black rocks with bursts of diamonds(silica) in them that really glitter when the sun strikes them. It costs $15 or you need a National Park pass.

1  Thank Julie H
Reviewed 8 September 2017

I have come back many times to enjoy the natural beauty. Nothing can express the feeling of nature in a writing, you must see it yourself.

Thank M Richard M
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We were in a Jeep so were not intimidated by some of the rougher roads. We saw pickups, Subaru's, and even one VW Bug on our trip. This is a must see for anyone who loves the outdoors. Most of the roads are very passable....More

1  Thank Fisher327
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Rachel H
21 September 2016|
Response from MauricioBabilonia | Reviewed this property |
We brought our two dogs and they had a blast. I would say so.