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.
Gilpin County announces the kickoff of the Broadband Planning Grant in collaboration with Clear Creek County and funded by the Colorado Department of Local Affairs. Click here for more information and a link to the surveys, all residents and businesses are being encouraged to participate.
NEW and Updated "Guide to Living in Gilpin County" is ready! Click here for a pdf copy.
The new Emergency Preparedness Guide is now posted on the Sheriff's website. Hard copies are available upon request or click on the link to download a copy. Click here.
Welcome to Gilpin County!
Most county offices will be closed Monday, February 20 for Presidents Day. The transfer station will be closed Sunday, February 19.