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 under Stage 2 Fire Restrictions effective March 19! For more information please click here for Sheriff's Fire Restriction page.
Other Counties and National Forests are also under restrictions.
For a map of those counties and the restriction level they are at please click here.
For more information on fire restrictions in Arapahoe and Roosevelt National Forests click here.
Coffee with the Commissioners at the Community Center, Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at 6:30 p.m.
County Manager Roger Baker will be retiring April 25, 2017. Please click here for press release.
Cardiac Risk Assessment. Free on March 28th at the Public Health Modular. Click here for more information.
Gilpin and Clear Creek counties are seeking a joint representative on the Jefferson Center for Mental Health Board of Directors. Want to help improve mental health services in your community? Please click here for more information.
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 is March 31, 2017.
Overview of Tolland Road!
Photo Courtesy of Marc Gulliani
Most county offices will be closed Friday, April 14, for Easter. The transfer station will be closed Sunday, April 16, 2017.