Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park

The park protects a quarter of the Gunnison River, which has dark canyon walls from the Precambrian era. The canyon has very steep descents, and it is a site for river rafting and rock climbing. The narrow, steep canyon, made of gneiss and schist, is often in shadow, appearing black.

Discover and explore Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park in the country of United States. This online guide of information, articles, and photos of Black Canyon of the Gunnison helps you explore the attractions and points of interest of Black Canyon of the Gunnison. It is located on the continent of North America and its GPS coordinates address is latitude 38.58491 and logitude 38.58491. [Map of Black Canyon of the Gunnison].