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.
Rick Winfrey, the Veteran's Service Officer has retired! The County is now advertising for a qualified person to fill the position. Please click here to be taken to the Employment page.
NEW! Board of Gilpin County Commissioners Public Meetings Schedule is now being posted. Click here for the revolving schedule.
Broadband Survey Results are in. Click here for the complete results or click here for the summary.
Gilpin County Board of County Commissioners releases 2017 Goals. Click here for pdf of those goals.
Spring Flowers are here !
Photos courtesy of Carol Takahashi
Most county offices will be closed Tuesday, July 4th, for the Independence Day Holiday. The transfer station will be closed Wednesday, July 5, 2017.