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3 Days in Montrose

3 Days in Montrose
3 days
As a hub for true Western Slope adventure, Montrose has it all. From the depths of the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park to sky-scraping mountains and everything in-between. Montrose is your home away from home, where every day is a new adventure.
 

Sustainability Activity

Pick Up After Yourself (and Others):

Montrose is home to a lot of epic outdoor adventures. The best way to give back to the community is to keep the area clean. If you choose to hike, bring an extra bag to pick up some trash along the way.

Sustainability Activity
Day 1
Activity

Hike Rim Rock Trail

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Grab your hiking shoes, sunscreen and camera! There is no exaggeration in saying that the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park is one of the nation’s most breathtaking scenic treasures. Carved through solid granite over countless millennia, the dark canyon walls plunge an awe-inspiring 2,700 feet to the Gunnison River below.
Lunch

Horsefly Brewing Company

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Horsefly Brewing Company believes that each beer should be as honest as possible …. that is, carefully crafted to the style with some added originality. The ingredients are traditional. No cheap... Read More

Insider's Tip

The Reel Deal:

The Colorado Parks & Wildlife fishing app can help you discover 1,300 fishing locations, check conditions and regulations and more. Search CPW Fishing in the Apple App Store and on Google Play. 

Activity

Montrose Anglers

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Full service Fly Shop in downtown Montrose Colorado

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Dinner

Remington’s At the Bridges

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Remington’s Restaurant is a casual, relaxing environment offering excellent food and friendly service boasting an exquisite patio overlooking our Nicklaus Design Championship Golf Course and the... Read More
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Star Drive-In Theatre

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See the stars under the stars at the Star Drive-In Theatre. Read More
Lodging

Canyon Creek Bed & Breakfast

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The Canyon Creek Bed & Breakfast is a quaint, charming house located in Historic Downtown Montrose, Colorado. This retreat is conveniently located on Main street near unique shops, great... Read More

Day 2
Breakfast

Backstreet Bagel Company

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At Backstreet we bake at least 15 flavors of bagels every morning. We believe our bagels are the best in the world. Maybe it’s the water that melts straight off the San Juan peaks. Read More
Activity

Get Soaked at Montrose Water Sports Park

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From dipping your feet in, to dropping your kayak in, the park is complete with six drop structures and ADA-accessible put-in and take-out ramps. Don't feel like getting wet? Check out the terraced spectator and beach areas where you can watch the action unfold.
Lunch

DLICIOUSFOODco

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Check out this food truck for delicious items like smoked salmon toast and shrimp skewers. Read More
Activity

Storm King Distilling Co.

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The love we have for premium spirits and desire to showcase the true essence of the raw materials we use comes through in our approach to developing our line of handcrafted products. Attention... Read More

Insider's Tip

Call Ahead: Call in advance to book your distillery tour about a week before your visit.
Dinner

Pahgre's

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Pahgre’s, a full-service, locally owned, and operated restaurant in Montrose, Colorado, prides itself on its award-winning pizza. Read More
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Phelanies

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Take a step back in time when you visit Phelanies. This Speakeasy bar rekindles the Prohibition era in Montrose, Colorado. Read More
Lodging

Canyon Creek Bed & Breakfast

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The Canyon Creek Bed & Breakfast is a quaint, charming house located in Historic Downtown Montrose, Colorado. This retreat is conveniently located on Main street near unique shops, great... Read More

Day 3
Breakfast

Don Gilberto Mexican

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Try the burritos, chimichangas, enchiladas, tacos and more at this local Mexican restaurant.

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Activity

Ute Indian Museum

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The Ute Indian Museum welcomes visitors with a stunning building and exhibition connecting the past with contemporary Ute life and culture. Exhibitions focus on the Ute peoples' history of... Read More

Lunch

Colorado Boy Pizzeria

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Colorado Boy Pizzeria and Brewery lives in the historic Stockman's building at 320 East Main in downtown Montrose. We are proud to brew and serve our award winning ales and cask ales. We have... Read More

Activity

Museum of the Mountain West, Inc.

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Experience what it was like to live in western Colorado in the 1880's to the 1930's. View 500,000 artifacts displayed in store and office displays circa 1880-1930. Carefully restored historical... Read More

Dinner

Camp Robber

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Creative cuisine restaurant and catering. Proud to offer our food prepared by our chefs using local ingredients where possible (mixed salad greens, cage free eggs, meats, herbs, produce).  

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Activity

Rose Bowl

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Relax in Montrose's only entertainment center featuring bowling, indoor axe throwing, an arcade, cafe and cocktail lounge.

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Lodging

Canyon Creek Bed & Breakfast

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The Canyon Creek Bed & Breakfast is a quaint, charming house located in Historic Downtown Montrose, Colorado. This retreat is conveniently located on Main street near unique shops, great... Read More