Basic Information

A view into a steep canyon with cross fissures in the rock
A view into Black Canyon from Cross Fissures Overlook

NPS/Zach Schierl



Current Conditions

Check out the current conditions, including alerts and closure notices. Be prepared for significant seasonal changes at Black Canyon.

Weather and Climate

Includes links to the 7-day forecast and Gunnison River flow data.

Permits and Reservations

Information and links regarding Special Use Permits, including commercial filming and photography.

Last updated: May 22, 2024

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

102 Elk Creek
(GPS/physical address = 9800 Highway 347, Montrose, CO)

Gunnison, CO 81230



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