See wildlife in its natural habitat, untouched alpine likes and towering mountain peaks in one of Grand County's state parks or national forests. Below you will find the parks and forest within our county border. Be sure to review and follow Leave No Trace principles to keep our land Grand! To learn more about the governemetn shut down and how this affect Rocky Mountain National Park, Arapahoe National Forest and Grand County, click here.
As the first flakes of snow start to fall in the high country, Rocky Mountain National Park turns into a winter wonderland. The chilly conditions drive many casual tourists away, leaving ample room for the real winter enthusiasts to roam around the park and take advantage of the open space and fresh packs. There's so much to do this winter in Rocky Mountain National Park, so make sure you check off…Read More
Here's a quick guide to the best family-friendly winter activities in our corner of mountain paradise.Read More
For all the reasons to take a skiing or snowboarding lesson, there always seems to be twice as many reasons — or rather, excuses — not to take one. This is often more true for adults who already know how to ski or ride. If you already know, why bother? The answer is simple: because you'll have more fun.Read More