The official website of
Gilpin County

203 Eureka Street, Central City, COLORADO



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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.

NOTE: Date was extended an additional week. SLASH SITE WILL BE CLOSING FOR SEASON ON OCTOBER 11, 2014 AT 2:30 pm.

County Office Closings Monday, October 13, 2014 for the Columbus Day Holiday.
Most county offices will be closed.
Transfer Station will be closed on Sunday, October 12, 2014.
Community Center WILL BE OPEN normal hours.

Highway 6 closures overnight (10pm-8am) Monday through Friday rockfall mitigation through December: occasional 20 minute road closures from mm 260.5 to mm 271. For more information click here.

Central City Parkway Closure Information. In order to stabilize the slope at the rockslide location, the Parkway wil be closed at various times. Click here for listing of closures or more information on Central City's website.

Apex Bridge Limited. 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.

Click on any of the links below for further information about that topic.

Gilpin County residents are needed on the Planning Commission. Click here for more information.

Property Tax Work-off Program Information.

Peak to Peak CLIMB now running THURSDAYS! See full schedule.

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.


Rollins Pass Road
The aspens are gorgeous!
Photo courtesy Daurice McMillan

Code Red Emergency Public Notification System Sign-Up

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   Gilpin County Department - Alphabetical Listing                                                                                   

Advisory Boards
Administration Office
Assessor/Property Records
Clerk & Recorder/Voting & Elections
Community Center
Community Development
County Commissioners
County Coroner
County Manager's Articles
CSU Extension
Emergency Services

Facilities Use Calendar
Fair Highlights
Finance Department
Holiday Closures 2015
Human Resources
Human Services
Info for Residents
Maintenance Department
Motor Vehicle Registration
Newsletter & Primer
Parks & Recreation
Property Records
Property Tax Work-off Program

Public Health Agency
Public Notices - Admin
Public Notices - Clerk
Public Trustee/Foreclosures
Public Works
Senior Services Program
Treasurer/Pay Taxes
Veteran Services

Victim Services
Visitor Info

Department Contacts
Contact Us
Courtesy Links
Department Directors
Elected Officials
Privacy Policies & Disclaimers
Supervisor's Site

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The official website of Gilpin County, Colorado 
Administration 203 Eureka Street, Central City, Colorado. Mailing: PO Box 366, Central City, CO,  80427 /  303-582-5214  Photographs used in this site are courtesy of
 J. Simpson
, J. Ferguson, C. Mueller, C. Takahashi, N. West.  All Rights Reserved.
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