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
Due to high water, the bridge at Apex Valley & Upper Apex Road is now limited to vehicles under 10 tons. For details, call 303-582-5004.
Passport office will be closed Wednesday, July 30, 2014. Will reopen normal hours on August 6, 2014 from 9am to 3pm. Click here for Passport site.
The Commissioners are hosting an open house discussion on Thursday, July 24 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. to discuss the process and hear concerns/solutions regarding a Gilpin County shooting range. Click here for flyer on open house or Click here to go to the shooting range web page.
Click on any of the links below for further information about that topic.
Peak to Peak CLIMB now running THURSDAYS! See full schedule.Special schedule until August 14th, The Climb now continues on to Community Center. See Flyer.
Chore Services Program. If you are a senior over 60 years old and need assistance with your yard work, please check out this new program.
FREE Cardiac Risk Assessment on July 24, 2014. Click for flyer.
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Photo courtesy of Colo. Dept. of Parks & Wildlife
Please be alert in the parks and forests!