The Gunnison National Forest is located on the western slopes of the Rocky Mountains, right in the heart of Colorado. A state that is synonymous with wonderful natural attractions and boundless recreational activities, Colorado is the perfect place to visit for a family vacation. If you choose Gunnison National Forest as your destination, prepare to be wowed at the dramatic scenery of this forest. Biking, trekking, bird-watching, horseback-riding, and hiking all await you in this diverse place where Mother Nature reigns supreme. The family will be wowed by the Black Canyon – two billion-year-old black walls of almost 3,000 feet. The canyon is one of Colorado's most distinctive natural landmark, and is a must-see. The many nature trails and serene waters in Gunnison are also not to be missed. So go camping with kids in the Gunnison National Forest for a truly unforgettable family break.