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Grand Mesa

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A truly Grand place

Early Saturday morning went to the Palast design Peach Festival. Lot and lots of people and lots... read more

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clantona
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Longmont, Colorado
Never a dissapointment

Liveky drive up to the Mesa for cooler weater and beautifil sceenery. A quick escape or w... read more

Reviewed yesterday
packinPnut
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Grand Junction, Colorado
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About
The world's largest flat-topped mountain is covered with stream fed lakes.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Contact
Colorado Highway 65, 20090 Baron Lake Drive, Grand Junction, CO 81413
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+1 970-856-4153
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Reviewed yesterday

Early Saturday morning went to the Palast design Peach Festival. Lot and lots of people and lots and lots of summer heat. Could not take it any more so loaded up an started up the hi.ll to Grand Mesa. After leaving th valley floor at...More

Thank clantona
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Liveky drive up to the Mesa for cooler weater and beautifil sceenery. A quick escape or w week/weekend getaway camping and hanging with nature, never a dissapointment.

Thank packinPnut
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Although the winter months on the Grand Mesa are beautiful there really are things to do all year round. We like to visit the lodge to warm up in the winter and get cool drinks in the summer.

Thank jenifermkelly
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of those trips you need to take so you can say you saw it... Beautiful, breath taking scenes.

Thank Bob R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The lush green of the Mesa is a wonderful contrast to the surrounding dry valley. Make for a great afternoon drive on a hot day. Worth a visit.

1  Thank rustampcrazy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hiked the Craig Crest Trail - one of the best hikes around . It’s about 10 miles but a lovely loop. It’s best to go early before noon thunderstorms start because there is an exposed ledger for the prettiest part of the hike.

1  Thank Linda B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took my family for a refreshing weekend and taught my daughter how to fish. Unforgettable memories that will span generations!

Thank jeffo6678
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Grand Mesa is unlike any place else, literally. You'll never visit a larger flattop mountain. Hiking trails, camping, and lake access areas are very well marked and easy to access. We chose some easy hikes to the top to view small lakes for miles...More

Thank ScottandJanelle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful scenic drive with multiple lakes to stop and meander around. Beat the heat and take the drive

Thank Tamerra J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful place to camp, hike, fish, ride ATV's or just enjoy the beauty. Mosquito's can be a problem at certain times of the year.

Thank SmalltownColorado
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Martha A
July 29, 2018|
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Response from ygraine0454 | Reviewed this property |
I had great views from everywhere I went. The observation house is great but the roads on top snatch great views of the valley as well. You will have to park and walk a bit to get that euphoric view of nature. Make it a... More
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Rosalie M
May 7, 2018|
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kreustine
March 1, 2018|
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Response from 627rian | Reviewed this property |
Probably in May, or June I would say. It depends a lot on how cold the winter was. Also it is usually 15 to 20 degrees cooler up there due to the elivation all year long even in the summer.
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