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.
Gilpin County is currently in Stage 1 Fire Restrictions. For details, visit www.gilpincountysheriff.com
The National Forests are in various stages of fire restrictions. For a complete list and map of National Forest Service fire restrictions visit www.fs.usda.gov/arp
Are you signed up for CodeRed? That's how Gilpin residents would be notified in case of an emergency. Click on big RED button on right.
RFP for Audit Services for years 2016-2020 now available. Click here for copy.
2017 Budget Hearing schedule is set. Click here for copy.
NEW and Updated "Guide to Living in Gilpin County" is ready! Click here for a pdf copy.
Funding Request Information for the January-December 2017 Gilpin County Budget: Organizations that have received County funding in the past year received an email in June. This email included a 2017 budget request form due August 31, 2016, and the detailed policy, with guidelines as to what sorts of requests will be considered. The Policy Statement for Gilpin County Funding of Non-County Agencies and Programs may also be found on the county website at http://co.gilpin.co.us/Finance/FundingPage.htm . If you know of an organization that did not receive an email or needs more information, please call Gilpin County Finance at 303-951-3671.
Free Cardiac Risk Assessment. Next date: August 23, 2016. Click here for more information.
The new Emergency Preparedness Guide is now posted on the Sheriff's website. Hard copies are available upon request or click on the link to download a copy. Click here.
Spring Flowers are in full bloom!
Photo courtesy of Carol Takahashi
Most county offices will be closed Monday, September 5, 2016 - Labor Day Holiday
NOTE: Transfer and Slash areas will be closed on Sunday, September 4, 2016.
The Community Center will have portions closed the following days:
The gymnasium will be closed on Monday, August 29th and Tuesday, August 30th. It will also be closed starting Friday, September 2nd and will reopen on Tuesday, September 6th.
The pool will be closed starting Tuesday, September 5th for its annual cleaning. It will reopen on Monday, September 12th.