Green Mountain Reservoir is located along the Blue River on Highway 9 just south of Kremmling. Constructed between 1938 and 1943 as a part of the Colorado-Big Thompson Project, Green Mountain Reservoir serves the Colorado Western Slope community by providing water from the Colorado River, but it also provides the perfect location to be in the great outdoors.
Green Mountain Reservoir offers a full range of water activities including power boating, sail boarding, canoeing and fishing on its 2,125 acres of surface area. There are seven campgrounds within the area and several hiking trails suitable for both hiking and biking. The lake is popular with anglers, who catch rainbow trout, lake trout, brown trout, and kokanee. Fishing and ice fishing are available all year round, but be sure to check ice conditions before. To learn more about fishing contests and condition, boating and camping information and more, visit the website.
Winter in Grand County brings countless delights: the quiet of Rocky Mountain National Park, excellent skiing at two classic Colorado resorts, cross-country skiing and snowshoeing at Nordic centers, snowmobiling and excellent shopping. We've put it all together for you with our winter itineraryRead More
Here's a quick guide to the best family-friendly winter activities in our corner of mountain paradise.Read More
For families with children, no matter their age, it can be difficult to find a trip that everyone agrees upon. But in Grand County, there are plenty of ways to make sure everyone enjoys the perfect family-friendly escape, with just the right amount of adventure sprinkled in. Here’s our favorite way to spend a winter week in Grand County, and it’s sure to keep the whole family happy!Read More