- The list below includes 42 free or cheap things to do in or near Gunnison, Colorado, including 42 different types of inexpensive activities like Hiking Trails, Scenic Drives, Fishing and Visitor Centers.
- From Scenic River Tours to Gunnison National Forest, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Gunnison and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Crested Butte.
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113 North Railroad Street, Buena Vista, CO 81211 MoreLess Info
Buffalo Joe's Whitewater Rafting organizes a variety of rafting trips making use of inflatable kayaks, paddle and oar boats on the Arkansas River. The trips weave through the surrounding vistas such as Browns Canyon and Wild Horse Canyon offering scenic views.
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321 East Main Street, Buena Vista, CO 81211 MoreLess Info
The Deerhammer Distilling Company handcrafts its own single malt whiskeys and other fine spirits. The company's products include Downtime Single Malt Whiskey, Whitewater Whiskey, Bullwheel Gin, and Buena Vista Brandy.
Four Corners Rafting has whitewater rafting opportunities for the inexperienced and seasoned adventurer alike. Knowledgeable and focused on quality, Four Corners Rafting has trips that cater to all interests and skill levels. Memberships are also available.
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22495 Hwy 285, Nathrop, CO 81211 MoreLess Info
Providing all the necessary equipment on location, Colorado Surf Factory - Day Adventures offers whitewater rafting tours of the canyons and rivers of the region. In addition to the rapids, there are gentler floating trips for ages 5 and up.
Located in the Old Chaffee County Courthouse, the Buena Vista Heritage Museum showcases the history of this Colorado town. The museum is home to several exhibits including artifacts on mining and agriculture, historic fashions, a schoolroom area and model railroad.
In operation since 1982, Good Times Rafting has been guiding tours through the white waters of the Colorado River. The company offers a Pick Your Adventure packages which take adventurous rafters through Browns Canyon, Big Home Sheep Canyon and more.
Abbey Lane Gallery is a contemporary art gallery located in the historical mining town of Creede. The gallery features modern art as well as an extensive selection of jewelry, pottery, paintings, and woodwork by local, regional, and national artists.
In addition to a variety of whitewater trips for varying levels of skill and experience, The Adventure Company also offers ATV tours, hot air balloon flights, mountain biking, scenic trail rides, rock climbing, kayaking and more.