Stay at a bed and breakfast in Gunnison, Colorado for your lodging and enjoy the numerous nearby opportunities for outdoor adventure. Founded in 1880, Gunnison, in southwest Colorado began as a supply center and transportation hub that served Crested Butte and Lake City. Now, Gunnison is a perfect “home base” for those seeking fun and adventure. Recreational opportunities nearby can be found at Crested Butte Mountain Resort and SkiMonarch; in the Taylor, East, and Gunnison rivers; mountain biking, hiking, and sightseeing; Blue Mesa and Taylor Reservoirs; Curecanti National Recreation Area; and the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park. The Gunnison Arts Center is headquarters for art shows, movies, theater, and music. Treat your tummy at one of our fine dining establishments and enjoy shopping on Main Street. The Gunnison County Chamber of Commerce is loaded with information on dining, lodging, events, and activities. Stay at one inspected and approved member inns of BBIC, and your innkeeper can help you select activities for a perfect day.