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Monumental Hiking & Biking in Fruita

Monumental Hiking & Biking in Fruita
3 days

Grab your mountain bike and hiking shoes, and spend your weekend exploring the breathtaking Colorado National Monument in Fruita.

Sustainability Activity

Donate to a National Monument:

Colorado National Monument offers a variety of donation opportunities to help preserve this scenic landscape. 

Insider's Tip

Grab Your Gear:

Get outfitted for your Fruita adventures and rent a bike from Over the Edge Sports before you begin your trip.

Day 1
Activity

Mountain Bike

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Hit the Kokopelli Trail for views of burnt-orange canyons and challenging trails.
Lunch

Munchies Pizza & Deli

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Munchies Pizza and Deli has been serving Fruita and surrounding areas since 1980. From pizza to burgers and salads to deli sandwiches, we offer what your taste buds are craving. Stop in today... Read More

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Hike the Devils Canyon Loop Trail

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Near Fruita, this 6.7-mile trail is overflowing with wildflowers and bird watching opportunities.
Dinner

Karma Kitchen

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Indian food made with love, tasty ingredients and a wide-range of flavors. Read More
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Sunset Hike

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This moderately trafficked 4.8-mile trail has beautiful wildflowers and is the perfect setting for a sunset hike.
Lodging

Colorado National Monument Camping

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Pitch your tent in Colorado National Monument and enjoy a night under the stars.
Day 2
Breakfast

Bestslope Coffee Company

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Celebrating coffee from the cherry to the cup, Bestslope Coffee Company brings a new and fresh coffee experience to Colorado's Western Slope. Starting with single origin coffee beans sourced from... Read More
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Zippity Do Da, Zippity Bike Ride

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Bike on this remote trail where you'll feel like you're on another planet instead of Colorado.
Lunch

Tacorado

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Bringing world-class tacos and world-class mountain biking together! Read More
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Hike the Wedding Canyon Loop

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See soaring rock structures on this 7.2-mile intermediate loop trail.
Dinner

Suds Brothers Brewery

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Welcome to Suds Brothers Brewery, Fruita's premie​r brewery and restaurant located in the heart of Downtown Fruita. We offer an extensive menu of great traditional pub fare which can be paired... Read More

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Hike Dinosaur Hill

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This hike has excellent views and fossils.
Lodging

Comfort Inn & Suites - Fruita

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Great location and views! Friendly and comfortable. Continental breakfast. Free wireless Internet. Bike trails, hiking, horseback riding and rafting close by. Walk to restaurants.

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Day 3
Breakfast

Aspen Street Coffee

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Specialty coffees, teas, pastries, paninis and breakfast burritos.

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Activity

Go for a Sunrise Hike

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Get out as the sun rises on the Old Gordon Trail for stunning views just meant for that morning light.
Lunch

Mi Ranchito Taco Shop

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Fast-casual taco shop — a great way to fuel up after a day of mountain biking in Fruita. Read More
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Bike Chutes and Ladders

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This 6.9-mile singletrack is like playing a game of chutes and ladders with twists and turns you'll love.
Dinner

Strayhorn Grill

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Strayhorn is known for our incredibly high quality local smoked steak, smoked brisket and pulled pork, but we serve deliciously classic American fare as well. Read More
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Copper Club Brewing Co.

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Love small batch beer served in a cozy pub atmosphere?  Come on in, have a seat and relax.  Locals often refer to us as "Fruita's living room". 

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Lodging

Balanced Rock Motel

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Newly remodeled, cable tv, close to park, shopping, dining. Read More