501 Palmer Street, Delta, CO 81416
For a relaxing hangout, head to the shady city park in the heart of town. Two blocks away, mosey down the Main Street boardwalk in Pioneer Town Museum, Cedaredge's 19th-century Western village complete with frontier museums and more than 20 original or reconstructed buildings, including a blacksmith shop, jail, saloon and schoolhouse.
To experience the real flavor of Cedaredge, sample delicious wares during the city's annual Applefest each October. Residents and visitors welcome the apple harvests with booths, games and virtually every known way to enjoy local produce. Applefest activities include a scarecrow contest, a wine and beer garden and an antique tractor show.
The towns of Cedaredge, Crawford, Delta, Hotchkiss, Orchard City and Paonia are a growing organic-food and wine region with winery and farm tours, wine tastings and farm dinners. The West Elks Wine Trail meanders past nine wineries throughout the area — keep an eye out for spots to buy fresh, organic fruit and veggies.