- 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.
With artifacts ranging from old historic buildings, antique transport and military equipment to exhibits that showcase old letters, clothing and toys, Gunnison Pioneer Museum is a place to learn about and experience history.
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A combination photo gallery, campground, and RV park, Open Your Eyes Photography Workshops & Gallery is maintained by photographer Allan Ivy. The gallery offers photography workshops of one, two, or three days.
The Gunnison Valley Observatory is a location popular among those who love space. During their trips to the observatory, visitors enjoy viewing the night sky through telescopes and learning about astronomy from the experienced workers.
Ferro's Blue Mesa Ranch offers furnished cabins, horseback rides, guided fishing trips, a liquor store, game room and country general store with fishing and camping supplies. They also lease horses during fall hunting season.
GUNNISON Fish & Raft Gunnison offers guided Float Fishing & Walk-Wade tours on the famous, Gold Medal Waters, of the Upper Gunnison River. The Colorado state record Rainbow, Brown & Lake Trout were all caught in the Gunnison river drainage.