from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A river, about 290 km (180 mi) long, of west-central Colorado flowing southwest, west, and northwest into the Colorado River at Grand Junction.


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  • Matt McClain for The Wall Street Journal Black Canyon of the Gunnison is one of America's smallest national parks, but its startlingly steep gorge still draws 170,000 tourists a year.

    A Home on the Range

  • In 1993, he and some partners began building a luxury home on a parcel they bought inside the West Elk wilderness area within Gunnison National Forest.

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  • "We can't say that it is due to climate change, but we can say it's consistent with the predictions or projections of climate change," said Jim Worrall, forest pathologist for the Forest Service based in Gunnison, Colo.

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  • And wscc is Western state college of Colorado, down in Gunnison.

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  • Her work since that date has been limited to more healthful localities, namely Gunnison, Utah, and the Spanish Mission in Los Angeles,

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  • The bus service, called the Gunnison-Denver Express (GDX) or the "Mountaineer Route," transports passengers and even packages between Gunnison and Denver via US 50 and US 285, covering a total distance of 215 miles one way.

    The Cherry Creek News

  • In Gunnison, which is about the same elevation as Vail, gardeners told of more losses yet as temperatures fell to

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  • Going by no nonsense names such as Gunnison, National Thrift and Peaseway, these humble, boxy-looking homes left the factory floor ready-to-build.

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  • It was a daring bet, but we put our delegate operation into overdrive, and in the last week of May we turned over a list of twenty-one hundred delegates to Rob Gunnison, a political reporter and chief delegate counter for UPI.

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  • Though Bolivar County, where Gunnison is located, suffered a major levee break in the historic flood of 1927, Ms. Owens isn't budging.

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