Gilpin County Historic Courthouse front porch/entrance will be closed May 16 to June 17. Signs will redirect visitors.


Vaccine Information



Covid-19, Flu, RSV, and other vaccines are currently available at pharmacies, including the Walgreens in Evergreen and the Safeway in Idaho Springs. King Soupers in Evergreen


There is no charge for most vaccines for people with Medicare, Medicaid, or private insurance. The exception is Kaiser, which requires you to go to one of their locations. If transportation or finances are a concern for you to receive a vaccine, please contact Gilpin County Public Health at 303-582-5803 and we will do our best to assist you.


Please discuss options with your health care provider. For Influenza, the CDC recommends that everyone 6 months & older should receive a yearly seasonal flu vaccine. Learn more about influenza. 

For Covid-19, the CDC recommends the 2023–2024 updated COVID-19 vaccines: Pfizer-BioNTech, Moderna, or Novavax, to protect against serious illness from COVID-19.
Everyone aged 5 years and older ‡ should get 1 dose of an updated COVID-19 vaccine to protect against serious illness from COVID-19. Learn more about COVID-19 vaccines.


Respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV, is a common respiratory virus that usually causes mild, cold-like symptoms. Most people recover in a week or two, but RSV can be serious. Infants and older adults are more likely to develop severe RSV and need hospitalization. Vaccines are available to protect older adults from severe RSV. Preventive options are available to protect infants and young children from severe RSV. Learn more about RSV. 

Vaccine Dosage Recommendations