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 2015 Coordinated Election.
Gilpin County Ranked 36th of 3111 US counties for natural amenities! To see the Washington Post article click here: http://wpo.st/4dFb0
Gilpin County Hazard Mitigtation Plan: Community Survey: we need your input! Please take a few minutes to fill out this survey so that your ideas may become a part of the plan to make Gilpin a safer and more resilient county! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/GilpinHMPCommunitySurvey
Most County Offices, including the Trash Transfer Station, will be closed Thursday, November 26 and Friday, November 27, 2015 for the Thanksgiving Holiday,
Christmas Holiday, Friday, December 25, 2015.
Community Development Office will be closed Friday, November 20, 2015.