50th Anniversary – National Trails System – The Old Spanish National Historic Trail

OLD SPANISH NATIONAL HISTORIC TRAIL one of 19 trails designated to the National Trail System

The Old Spanish National Historic Trail crosses six states as it retraces the exchange route for mules and horses between Mexico and California during the 1800’s.

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Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre, Gunnison National Forest (GMUG) Visitor Services to move to Fort Uncompahgre

GMUG Visitor Services to Move to Fort Uncompahgre

Release Date: Apr 23, 2018   Delta, CO

Contact(s): Kimberlee Phillips (970) 874-6717

 The Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre and Gunnison (GMUG) National Forests’ Forest Headquarters in Delta will be relocating visitor information services operations to Fort Uncompahgre Interpretive Center beginning April 30, 2018 and lasting until through the end of the year.

The relocation will be due to the upcoming remodel of the GMUG Forest Headquarters. Members of the public will be able to purchase forest product permits, maps, literature, and America the Beautiful passes at the new location along with seeking information about trails, roads, and campgrounds.

Fort Uncompahgre, located at 440 North Palmer St. in Delta, is operated by the Interpretative Association of Western Colorado, a long-time partner of the GMUG. Their hours of operations are Monday through Saturday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

 

Fort Opens To the Public April 30th, Monday – Saturday 8-5 pm

Fort Uncompahgre Interpretive Center will be managing Visitor Services for the GMUG National Forest during the remodel of the Delta office. Please see the enclosed announcement. The Fort will be selling permits and maps on behalf of the Forest Service. We will be open 8-5 pm Monday – Saturdays. For additional information please call 874-8349