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Indulge in Wine & Views on the Grand Mesa

Indulge in Wine and Views on the Grand Mesa
3 days
See the largest flat-topped mountain in the world, indulge in some of Colorado's best wine and do a little bird watching all along the Grand Mesa Scenic Byway.

Sustainability Activity

How to Give Back to These Special Places:

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

Pioneer Town Museum

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Travel back in time, with a visit to Pioneer Town. Stroll the wooden boardwalks of Pioneer Town's Main Street. Indian museum, Blacksmith shop, Doll & Toy House, Train Depot, Chapel. 25 buildings... Read More

Lunch

Cedaredge Creekside Cafe

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Cedaredge Creekside Cafe is a cozy place to eat in Cedaredge. Read More
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Uncle Johnny's U-Pick Farm

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Pick-your-own ripe, delicious and nutritious naturally-grown fruits and vegetables.

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Dinner

RJ's Steakhouse

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RJ's Steakhouse and Red Dog Saloon is a full service restaurant located on Hwy 65 the Grand Mesa Byway, just outside of scenic Cedaredge, CO. Dining room, Saloon, and Patio available for seating... Read More

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Stoney Mesa Winery

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At Stoney Mesa Winery, wine is the product of passion and love for farming.

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Lodging

Alexander Lake Lodge

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With a history dating back to the mid 1890s, Alexander Lake Lodge has become of a landmark in its own right! Cabins are available for rent. Restaurant, bar and free breakfast too.

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Day 2
Breakfast

Stacy's on Main

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Visit us soon and check out our locally roasted delicious coffee, fresh baked goodies, fine art, unique handcrafted gifts, jewelry and toys. Read More
Activity

See the Lands End Overlook

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Make sure to stop at the Lands End Overlook, which has views as far-reaching as the Sneffels Range. The Lands End Observatory — an old ranger observatory — also provides scenes of the Colorado National Monument.
Lunch

Wagon Wheel Restaurant

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Our menu is hand-crafted for an enhanced dining experience. Read More
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See the Grand Mesa Lakes

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Located in Grand Mesa National Forest, these 300 lakes provide solitude for a hike or the perfect opportunity to go birding on the Colorado Birding Trail. Maybe you'll snap up a photo of something rare!
Dinner

Mesa Lakes Lodge

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Mesa Lakes Lodge has cabin rentals and a full service restaurant. It is located on the Grand Mesa, only an hour from Grand Junction or Montrose. Read More
Activity

Battlement Mesa Schoolhouse

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Constructed in 1897, the schoolhouse was built with red sandstone from a rock quarry two miles away. It replaced the original log built school house built in 1889.  In 1907, the building was... Read More

Lodging

Mesa Lakes Lodge

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Mesa Lakes Lodge has cabin rentals and a full service restaurant. It is located on the Grand Mesa, only an hour from Grand Junction or Montrose. Read More
Day 3
Breakfast

Blink Coffee Co

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Coffee, pastries and other breakfast items, deli sandwiches, happy hour and more! Read More
Activity

Stretch Your Legs

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Enjoy the Raber Cow Camp Interpretive Trail loop around historic cabins and a corral at Raber Cow Camp. This is a prime example of what life was like on the Grand Mesa in the 1940s.
Lunch

The Palisade Café 11.0

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We offer a fresh menu of casual American, Spanish, and Peruvian dishes along with a selection of local distinctive wines and beers, and mixologist prepared cocktails. Read More
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Garfield Estates Vineyard & Winery

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Family owned, sustainably farmed & estate grown. Sprecializing in France Rhone varietals. Read More
Dinner

357 Bar & Grill

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Family-owned restaurant serving delicious food with daily $3, $5 & $7 specials. Come in and catch a game on one of our seven big-screen TVs! Read More
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Peach Street Distillers

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Only a mind that's part artist, part mad scientist, and all optimistically naïve can get the eye-widening flavors and tongue-quivering tastes found in our special libations. That's just how we... Read More

Lodging

Spoke and Vine Motel

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Spoke and Vine Motel is a freshly reinvented motel with old-yet-sturdy bones, thoughtful design, sustainable features, and clean, comfortable rooms. All rooms provide free WiFi, cable, HDTV,... Read More