Grand County in the Winter
Thick forests and the good old Colorado work-hard, play-harder attitude define mountainous Grand County, home to Winter Park, Grand Lake, Granby, Kremmling and Hot Sulphur Springs. World-renowned hot springs, working guest ranches and Rocky Mountain National Park are just the tip of the winter iceberg.
Get out in front of backcountry danger this winter, and keep safety top of mind! Seek education and training prior to heading out, or utilize a professional guide or a seasoned mentor to explore Colorado's backcountry. Find more ways to get informed and stay safe in Colorado.
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.
Head out on the Second Creek trail, which is perfect for snowshoeing. Get outfitted at Never Summer Mountain Products and enjoy the views.
Take the 25-minute drive from Grand Lake to Granby for breakfast.
Hop on 40 and drive about 15 minutes to lunch.
Approximately 11 miles south of Devil's Thumb Ranch lies Winter Park, your dinner destination.
A 30-minute drive to the hot springs will seem like nothing once you've soaked your weary muscles.
Jump on 40 and head to Grand Lake for dinner.