Mountains & Vistas

Some of Colorado’s most awe-inspiring mountains and vistas can be found in Grand County. With peaks reaching over 14,000 feet in elevation, waterfalls with drastic drops and caynons with rugged rock fronts, there is no better place to take in these spectacular views than right here in our corner of the Rocky Mountains. Below are just a few of our favorites for you to discover.

 

10 Best Views

With our northern, eastern and most of our southern boundary defined by the Continental Divide, it comes as no surprise that we have hundreds of scenic vistas to enjoy. But our terrain is more varied than just yodel-worthy summits and rocky mountain highs.

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Adams Falls

Just east of the town of Grand Lake, is Adams Falls. This waterfall is one of the most popular activities in Grand County, and is a quick hike to the top of the falls.

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Berthoud Pass

Not only is Berthoud Pass a scenic high mountain pass in the Rocky Mountains, it is one of the grand entrances into Grand County.

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Byers Canyon

Formed by the upper Colorado River, visit Byers Canyon to see unique rock formations and wildlife.

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Byers Peak

Just west of Fraser and WInter Park, Byers Peak is easily identifiable and one of the most beloved landmarks in Grand County.

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Cliffs of Kremmling

These desert-like cliffs provide a perfect panoramic view of the Kremmling and its surroundings.

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Continental Divide

The Continental Divide is one of the most iconic and important mountain ranges in the Americas.

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Fossil Ridge

Take a trip back in time to Kremmling’s Fossil Ridge and discover the remains of the aquatic creatures who once inhabited this ancient ocean.

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Gore Canyon

Gore Canyon, an isolated 3-mile isolated canyon along the upper Colorado River, is the perfect spot to kayak, raft, fish or just take in the beauty of this natural attraction.

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Lone Eagle Peak

At nearly, 12,000 feet, Lone Eagle Peak is a jaw-dropping sight and one of the most awe inspiring peaks in the state.

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Mount Craig / Mount Baldy

Reaching over 12,000 feet in elevation, Mount Craig soars above the shores of Grand Lake to create an unparalleled view.

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