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Fresh Mountain-Bike Trails in Delta & Paonia

Fresh Mountain-Bike Trails in Delta & Paonia
3 days
The trails around Delta and Paonia are just being discovered as a mountain biker's dream setting thanks to terrain that various in altitude, geography, geology and length, as well as a hidden-gem feel.

Sustainability Activity

Travel Like a Local: There are special places and unique vistas around nearly every Colorado corner. You can help ensure these places exist for generations to come by staying on roads and trails, keeping speeds in check, leaving campsites and picnic spots just as you found them, and following instructional signs while you’re out and about in our state.
Day 1
Activity

Pick Up a Sack Lunch & Head Out to Bike the Grand Mesa

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There are tons of trails to explore on the world's highest-altitude flat-topped mountain. Pick the path that's right for you and get wheeling!
Dinner

El Tapatio - Delta

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El Tapatio is committed to serve the freshest ingredients on every plate. Our seafood plates are cooked carefully and making sure we pick the freshest fish for all of our plates.

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Bike Around Delta's Confluence Park

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Five miles of trails take you around the park, popular with bikers, hikers, fishers, horseback riders and picnickers.
Lodging

The Cedaredge Lodge

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Newly remodeled creekside adult recreation 8 room resort. Grand Mesa camping, fishing, hiking, boating, nordic sking, downhill sking, ATVing, biking, snowmobiling.

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Day 2
Breakfast

Cedaredge Creekside Cafe

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Cedaredge Creekside Cafe is a cozy place to eat in Cedaredge. Read More
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Mountain Bike the Jumbo Ridge Loop

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After 1–2 miles of fairly smooth riding, it’s a steady workout with some switchbacks to navigate, then you get to take in great views.
Lunch

1-2-Thai Authentic Thai

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Inspired by her mother who is a street food cook in Thailand, Alm and Tyson decided to begin a little business of their own. A Thai Food truck. Read More
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The Cirque Cyclery

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Full-service bicycle shop & boutique. Specializing in Electric pedal-assist bicycles &rentals, accessories & parts. Guided farm/wine bike tours

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Dinner

The Living Farm Cafe

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Welcome to The Living Farm Café and Inn. We are one of the very few true farm-to-table restaurants in Colorado. Our café features farm-fresh and organic produce, meat, cheese and eggs from our... Read More

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Paradise Theatre

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Paradise Theatre of Paonia, Colorado offers diverse, quality art and entertainment in the form of film, live performances, music and special community events. Read More
Lodging

Bross Hotel Bed and Breakfast

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The Bross Hotel is a graceful frontier hotel noted for its genuine hospitality located on the western slope of Colorado. The ten guest rooms all with private baths are appointed with beautiful... Read More

Day 3

Insider's Tip

Breakfast at the Bross: No need to go far for breakfast — The Bross' breakfast buffet includes a hot main dish, fresh seasonal fruit, juice, homemade granola yogurt parfaits, breads with homemade jam and delicious coffee.
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Bike Peach Valley Recreation Area

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This BLM-managed area offers more than 15 square miles of desert terrain populated by singletrack and ATV trails.

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Pick Up Lunch Before You Bike:

Before you leave town for Peach Valley, pick up lunch to go at Rocky Mountain Pantry in Delta to take with you.

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Tackle Sidewinder Trail

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This difficult trail is 20 miles of technical singletrack through the desert, but there are plenty of roads to bail on if things get too tough!
Dinner

Louie's Pizza

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For the best Paonia pizza, sub-sandwiches and salads and a selection of local beer and wine, come to Louie's restaurant. Read More

Insider's Tip

Stick Around for Live Entertainment: Louie's will fill you with pizza and entertainment, so hang out to see what's on stage while you're in town.
Lodging

Bross Hotel Bed and Breakfast

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The Bross Hotel is a graceful frontier hotel noted for its genuine hospitality located on the western slope of Colorado. The ten guest rooms all with private baths are appointed with beautiful... Read More