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.
CLICK HERE FOR THE OFFICIAL RESULTS OF THE 2014 GENERAL ELECTION. Updated 11/18/14
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POSITION OF IMPORTANCE: Gilpin County is seeking two individuals to serve on the Library Board of Trustees. Click here for more information.
Photo courtesy Chris Mueller
MOST COUNTY OFFICES: Closed December 25 and 26 for the Christmas Holiday and January 1,2015 for the New Year's Holiday.
TRANSFER STATION: Closed December 24 and 25. Open regular hours Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Closed January 1, 2015. New Sunday hours begin January 4th.
PUBLIC HEALTH: Closed December 23 through December 30; Open on December 31st; Closed on January 1; and Open on January 2, 2015.