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Curecanti National Recreation Area, Gunnison

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Curecanti National Recreation Area is a series of three reservoirs along the once wild Gunnison River. The reservoirs that make up Curecanti today are a destination for water-based recreation high in the Rocky Mountains. Best known for salmon and trout fishing, Curecanti also offers opportunities for hiking, boating, camping, and bird watching.
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  • We were there to take the boat to go with a store in the Black Canyon of Gunisson; the Pine Creek Trail is very nice; and the boat ride also, store it was very friendly
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  • Growing up in Gunnison, the Curecanti National Recreation Area was a big part of my life. So many things to do...and so beautiful!  more »
  • Very beautiful landscape on the mesmerizing canyon NPS road. S a must stop to visit the center to discuss the pedestrian route with the Rangers.
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