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Grand Lake, Colorado
Summer Things to Do!
Summer in Grand Lake is unbeatable and a Colorado hidden gem with stacks of adventures waiting for you to experience. Starter your adventure by heading to the top of Trail Ridge Road. Grab lunch by the water and jump on a paddleboard or in a kayak for an afternoon row. Unlimited wildlife viewing is only minutes from town in Rocky Mountain National Park. Enjoy fishing, hiking, boating, and premier overnight and multi-day lodging for your family and friends this summer in Grand Lake. The lakes are blue and adventure is calling!
Our Most Popular Summer Activities
- Rocky Mountain National Park & Trail Ridge Road
Check out all the THINGS TO DO and PLACES TO PLAY! We can’t wait to hear about your Grand Lake Adventure!
The Soul of the Rockies
At the western edge of Rocky Mountain National Park sits the historic town of Grand Lake, Colorado. A town where one steps back into time, where store owners proudly manage their businesses, and greet visitors every day from their western boardwalk storefronts. For many, a place imagined only in their dreams or designed for a film. A dream vacation, in a small town, on a grand lake, surrounded by the beautiful Rockies and Rocky Mountain National Park. It is home to fabulous dining, overseen by local restaurateurs, designed to give visitors the optimal dining experience. Grand Lake is a town that buzzes to life at night; live music resonates from local lodges and saloons beckoning patrons inside for premiere entertainment. A place that houses the Rocky Mountain Repertory Theatre, and frequent festivals and parades. Visitors can stay at a variety of hotels, cabins and campsites. With plenty of activities like hiking, boating, fishing, snowmobiling, cross country skiing, and much more!
Your Grand Destination
With so many things to do and beautiful places to see, we know it will be the vacation of your dreams. When you stay in Grand Lake, everything you need is minutes away. Rocky Mountain National Park, ski slopes, fishing (and ice fishing in the winter). Did we mention Grand Lake is the Snowmobile Capital of Colorado?
Enjoy cool summers and springs, colorful falls, and a winter wonderland. Grand Lake has something for everyone, all year long!
We have tons of information for you on this site about the area, Rocky Mountain National Park, hotels, restaurants, hiking, snowmobiling, cross country skiing, weddings and group events, and many more things to do!
We hope to see you sometime soon in Grand Lake, your Grand Destination!