Welcome to the County of Gilpin Website
Gilpin County is a rural community in
Colorado’s high country, neighboring the Continental Divide, yet less than an hour west of downtown Denver. Residents enjoy a quality of life enhanced by the vast recreational opportunities offered by Golden Gate State Park, the Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests, the limited-stakes gaming in Black Hawk and Central City, a state-of-the-art
recreation center and fairgrounds, low taxes and financially secure local government.
Slash site opens April 26, 2017. Click here for hours and usage information.
Broadband Survey Results are in. Click here for the complete results or click here for the summary.
Gilpin County Board of County Commissioners releases 2017 Goals. Click here for pdf of those goals.
The Gilpin County Historic Preservation Commission has vacancies and needs your help. Please click here for more information.
County Manager Roger Baker will be retiring April 25, 2017. Please click here for press release.
Gilpin County is looking for a new website design. If you or your company is interested, please click on the link for the Request for Proposal document. Deadline has been extended to April 28, 2017.
Overview of Continenal Divide!
Photo Courtesy of Deb Mestdagh
Most county offices will be closed Monday, May 29, for Memorial Day Holiday. The transfer station will be closed Sunday, May 28, 2017.