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.

SLASH SITE NOW OPEN! Click here for pricing and hours.

Community Garden – if you’d like to garden, but don’t have the space, the soil, or the water rights, join us in the Community garden! Applications due  May 6, required meeting is on May 7th at 1:30. Stay for the vegetable garden class (below).   Plots are 50ft2 , water is provided. $15  Located on the Fairgrounds

Vegetable Gardening for the Mountains   $5   Saturday, May 7  2:00pm   Gilpin Exhibit Barn (230 Norton Dr.)   Learn what vegetable grows best in the mountains, with tips and tricks for wildlife, insects, and more.

"Composting in the Mountains" has been rescheduled to Saturday, May 7, 2016. Questions? Call 303-582-9106. Click here for flyer on event.

FREE Cardiac Risk Assessment. May 11, 2016 at the Public Health Modular. Click here for flyer.

Check out the new County Fair site!

Spring SnowSad Dog
Some had fun this past snow storm and some not so much!
Photo courtesy of Deb Mestdagh

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Upcoming Holidays:
May 30, 2016 - Memorial Day

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   Gilpin County Departments - 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
E-mail Retention Policy
Emergency Services

Facilities Use Calendar
Fair Information
Finance Department
Gilpin Connect
Holiday Closures For Most County Offices - 2016
Human Resources
Human Services
Info for Residents
Maintenance Department
Motor Vehicle Registration
Newsletter & Primer

Open Records Request Info - General
Open Records Request Info - Clerk & Recorder
Open Records Request Info - Criminal Justice/Sheriff
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
Shooting Range Project
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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