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The Morrow Point Dam - 468 feet tall !
Power plant inside dam.
Looking into the Black Canyon of the Gunnison - now a national park
232 stairs to walk down and a 3/4 mile hike along the Gunnison River to the boat dock. Details at: http://www.nps.gov/cure/planyourvisit/boattour.htm
Hiking along the river and surrounded by steep rock walls
on the trail
Interesting granite patterns and lichen along the trail
You ride this boat. Photo courtesy of Lisa Lynch.
Now on the river and floating the river towards the top of the dam
Some folks hike in and camp at beaches like this one
Continuing the boat float
Beautiful scenery - Homeland Security will not allow the boat near the dam
Mineral coloration in the water
Waterfall - end of ride