• Downtown Lake City and Town Park

  • Lake San Cristobal Overlook

  • Hinsdale County Courthouse

  • County boat dock at Lake San Cristobal

  • View of Lake San Cristobal from Wupperman Campground

  • Moose at Deer Lakes

  • Ute-Ulay Historic Mine and Townsite Buildings

  • Deer Lakes area

    Deer Lakes Area


Backcountry Updates

Current Streamflow Conditions

Click HERE to follow current stream flow conditions in the waterways around Lake City through the USGS monitoring  program. Scroll down to #1402002 UPPER GUNNISON for several area sites.

Lake City sites include:

Avalanches in the High Country

The following map indicates avalanches that came down along the Alpine Loop in March 2019 that affected roadways (CR 20 and 30) and waterways (Lake Fork of the Gunnison River and Henson Creek).

Stay Informed

Monitor the Hinsdale County Emergency Facebook page for up-to-the-minute emergency notifications or information.

   To receive emergency alerts, download the CodeRED app, or register here.