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Grand County Explorer: Grand Lake, Kremmling, Granby, Winter Park & More

Grand County Explorer: Grand Lake, Kremmling, Granby, Winter Park & More
4 days
Grand County's beautiful destinations vary from quaint, small towns and ski villages to lakeside escapes, mountain views and Rocky Mountain National Park's western entrance.

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

Grand Lake Visitor Center

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At the western edge of Rocky Mountain National Park sits the historic town of Grand Lake, Colorado. It is a town where one steps back into time, where the store owners proudly manage their... Read More

Lunch

The Parshall Inn

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We are the last honky tonk on the edge of forever. Come by and enjoy the best burgers in town, and relax with a cold beer from our new draft system! Read More
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Colorado River Headwaters - Scenic and Historic Byway

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Follows the Colorado River from Grand Lake to State Bridge. Read More
Dinner

Los Amigos Mexican Restaurant

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Family-owned Mexican restaurant in Kremmling, Colorado. Read More
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Hot Sulphur Springs Resort and Spa

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35,000 feet below the surface of the earth, the heat of volcanic rock is released through countless fissures that spread out through the earth's crust. In Hot Sulphur Springs, CO, there are... Read More

Lodging

Canyon Motel

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AAA, free WiFi, TV, cable, kitchenettes and right by Hot Springs Read More
Day 2
Lunch

The Glory Hole Cafe

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Friendly service and made-from-scratch deliciousness for breakfast and brunch. Read More
Activity

Pioneer Village Museum

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Discover early tools of Grand County inhabitants, pioneer clothing and historic Grand County artifacts on display at the museum housed in the original Hot Sulphur Springs school. Read More
Lunch

Fontenot’s Seafood & Grill

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Fontenot’s has built a reputation for high quality seafood, steaks, and original dishes that bring a taste of The Big Easy to Winter Park. Read More
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High Country Stampede Rodeo

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Our motto here at the rodeo is "The High Country Stampede Rodeo, where everyone has fun!" Saturday nights July through August.
Dinner

Mustachio's On The Lake

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Enjoy delicious authentic Italian food at great prices! Mustachio’s On The Lake offers lunch and dinner in a delightful family style fashion. Meals are all-inclusive featuring 3 course Italian and... Read More
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Sombrero Stables at Snow Mountain Ranch

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Uniquely situated on the 5,200-acre YMCA mountain property, our Snow Mountain Ranch location is open to the public for horseback riding year-round.
Lodging

Trail Riders Motel

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The Trail Riders is a charming motel located right in the heart of Grand County. Our classic knotty pine, non-smoking one and two-bedroom units accommodate 1-4 people. Read More
Day 3
Breakfast

Mid Town Cafe

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Mid Town Cafe has delicious pastries, coffee drinks and serve breakfast and lunch. Read More
Activity

Hike to Adams Falls

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One of the most popular hikes on the west side of Rocky Mountain National Park is the family-friendly hike to Adams Falls. Just a short .3-mile hike each way, this beautiful series of waterfalls can be found along the East Inlet Trail into the park.
Lunch

Cy's Deli

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We pride ourselves on serving up fresh ingredients on fresh bread that is baked daily! We also offer house made soups, chili’s, kraut, slaw, breakfast burritos and sweets! Read More
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Adventures in Whitewater

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Adventures in Whitewater is a refreshingly unique rafting outfitter in Colorado. We are employee owned and operated, so we take pride in making every trip a unique, fun, and unforgettable... Read More
Dinner

Elevation Pizza

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Homemade dough, signature sauce, and quality ingredients make for the best Mountain pizza. Read More
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Rocky Mountain Repertory Theatre

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"Colorado's Premier Summer Musical Company" - Denver Post. When the sun goes down in Grand Lake, the spotlight shines on this Rocky Mountain gem. RMRT presents high-quality Broadway musicals... Read More

Lodging

Sawmill Station Vacation Rentals

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Our Sawmill Station Vacation Rentals are located approximately 200 yards from Downtown Winter Park’s popular Hideaway Park, making them an exceptional choice for those looking for easy access to... Read More
Day 4
Breakfast

Carvers Winter Park

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We specialize in creating a breakfast and lunch experience that will be unforgettable. We try and use only the freshest, locally-grown products available including 100% cage free eggs with no added... Read More
Activity

Kawuneeche Visitor Center

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Just north of the town of Grand Lake, the Kawuneeche Visitor Center welcomes visitors to the west side of Rocky Mountain National Park. Here you will find park information and maps, backcountry... Read More

Lunch

Sagebrush BBQ & Grill

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Not just great barbecue! Historical setting - original jail doors from the 1880s. Throw peanuts on the floor!

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Lulu City Hike in Rocky Mountain National Park

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A 7.3-mile out-and-back trail to the site of the old 1880s gold-mining camp of Lulu City.
Dinner

The Historic Rapids Lodge and Restaurant

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The Historic Rapids Lodge (1915), along the Tonahutu River, offers the most varied accommodations in Grand Lake: Lodge Guest Rooms, Pet-Friendly Cabins and Condominiums for up to 8 people.... Read More

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Point Park

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Bordered by Grand Lake and the Shadow Mountain Connecting Channel, the park offers ample access to non-motorized boats and fishing as well as an ideal place for picnicking, family events and outdoor weddings.
Lodging

Western Riviera Lakeside Lodging & Events

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On Grand Lake we offer lakeside hotel rooms, cabins, condos, & a wedding venue with breathtaking views of mountain vistas reflecting on Colorado's largest natural lake at the west entrance to... Read More