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Stopped here first once entering the park, they have an awesome setup teaching the history and geology of the area. The visitor's center contains a "gift shop" with a lot of merchandise. The rangers inside were super nice and very informative. Behind the visitor's center...More
The Black Canyon visitor center can be a busy place. There are two parking areas so, if you don't see one immediately; drive on through. There's probably more. The orientation movie is shown on the hour and half hour. There are toilets outside the main...More
Expected the National Park service to have experienced staff to help with questions of visitors but the gal we spoke with started every sentence with, "Well, I don't know but..." I've been to several National Parks and my questions weren't that challenging so the center...More
The visitor center is located on South Rim Road 1.5 miles (2.4k) beyond the entrance station and is open daily except for Thanksgiving and Christmas Day, 9am - 4pm in winter, 8am – 5pm in spring and fall, and 8am – 6pm in summer.
BC of the Gunnison is a great place - deeper than the Grand Canyon and way less people - we were there in mid April and probably less than 50 people in the park. Visited the South Rim which has all tarmac roads. North Rim...More