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. Learn more about this National Historic Trail from: The National Park Service The Bureau.. read more →

Fort on the Old Spanish Trail will be OPEN July 4th… 9-4 pm

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Fort on the Old Spanish Trail will be OPEN Memorial Day – 9-4 pm

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Save the Date: Saturday, June 9th, 11:00 am…Fort Uncompahgre Garden Dedication and Open House

The Public is invited… Dedication Native Plant and Pollinating Garden Open House GMUG National Forest  “Visitor Information Center” Saturday, June 9th…11:00 am 440 North Palmer Street, Delta, Co Light refreshments will be served… For more information please call 970 874-8349   read more →

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.. read more →

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.. read more →

Fourth of July at the Fort on the Old SpanishTrail

The Fort will be OPEN Tuesday the Fourth of July 9 – 4 pm. FREE Admission all day long.   read more →

Fort is now scheduling School Tours

   SCHOOL TOURS The Fort is taking reservations for school tours for the months of April, May, September and October.  Monday- Friday  Please call 970-874-8349 or go online to www. Fortuncompahgre.org. or  call 970-640-7076 Cost per student is $3.00 no charge for teachers or chaperones. read more →

Christmas at the Fort – Saturday, November 26th, 7-9 pm

Get ready for “Christmas at the Fort”. Saturday, Nov. 26th, 7-9 pm. Following the Annual Delta Parade of Lights. Fun for the entire Family. Brought to you by Altrusa and the Friends of the Fort. Fort Annual Food Drive…bring a canned good FREE Admission! Meet Me At The FORT, Saturday, Nov. 26th Santa arrives at.. read more →

“Life on the Old Spanish Trail”, First Person Interpretation – Saturday, Oct. 8th, 9-3 pm

William Bailey and friends will be hosting a First Person Interpretation at the Fort .  The theme will be, “Life on the old Spanish Trail.  Open to the Public 9-3 pm.   19th century reenactors living the day in the life at Robidoux’s Post on the Gunnison River in Delta. PUBLIC WELCOME – FREE Admission… read more →