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In the broad, fertile valley of the Gunnison River, Gunnison was settled in 1874; the town was founded in 1880 as a mining supply camp. Operating as a trade center for the area's ranching operations as well as home to Western State College, Gunnison serves as a gateway to the Gunnison National Forest and the Curecanti National Recreation Area.
Summer activities include fishing, horseback riding, camping, mountain biking, kayaking, rafting and boating. Winter offers hockey, snowmobiling, skating, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing. The Gunnison Arts Center, 102 S. Main St., features cultural events such as music productions, art exhibits and classes, and theatrical performances; (970) 641-4029.

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Gunnison Country Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center 500 E. Tomichi Ave. Gunnison, CO 81230. Phone:(970)641-1501 or (800)274-7580

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Gunnison Pioneer Museum
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Days Inn & Suites Gunnison
701 W Hwy 50. Gunnison, CO 81230
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The Inn at Tomichi Village
41883 US Hwy 50 E. Gunnison, CO 81230
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Rodeway Inn
37760 W Hwy 50. Gunnison, CO 81230
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Econo Lodge Gunnison/Crested Butte
411 E Tomichi Ave. Gunnison, CO 81230
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