The City of Gunnison is truly the Base Camp of the Rocky Mountains. As evidenced by the Tenderfoot Archaeological Site overlooking the city, ancient hunters used the area 12,000 years ago as their base camp to hunt the valley's abundant game. The City was established in 1874, again as a Base Camp. This time it was as the supply center for the surrounding gold and silver mining camps. Ranching followed the mines and the City was incorporated in 1880. Today, Gunnison is used as a base camp by the locals and visitors alike to enjoy the abundant indoor and outdoor recreational opportunities. There is no better place to live, visit, or conduct business than the beautiful Gunnison Valley!Plan to visit Gunnison City Park during your Gunnison vacation using our convenient Gunnison road trip planning site.
Gunnison City Park reviews
Nice area to picnic, has restrooms available, playground equipment for various ages, spacious green grassy area to just put down a blanket and chill out. more »
Well-maintained, fairly new looking, playground equipment. Covered area. Pass by this park on the highway through town. more »
This is a very nice park right on the hiway as you come into Gunnison. They have clean restrooms, Greta areas to picnic, and an awesome kids play area. more »
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