Grand Mesa Visitor Center - Grand Valley RD

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

The Grand Mesa Visitor Center is located on the Grand Mesa near Cedaredge, Colorado. If you have time, browse the gift shop or join the visitor center staff for a nature hike, or listen to a presentation by some local experts on wildlife, wildflowers, birds, mushrooms, or our thriving population of moose! The Discovery Trail #745 is an interpretive trail that begins at the Grand Mesa Visitors Center.

View information about the Visitor Center. Summer nature talks or hikes will be presented at the visitor center - call for more information and times (970-856-4153).

 

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Flush toilets; no water. Re-opens Memorial Day weekend.
Operational Hours: Memorial Day weekend through the last Sunday in September, from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm, 7 days a week. The last Sunday in September is Color Sunday!
Fees No fee. Donations welcome.
Open Season: Usually Memorial Day (call)
Usage: Heavy
Best Season: July through September
Busiest Season: All summer (weekends)
Closest Towns: Cedaredge, Colorado
Water: No Water
Restroom: Flush Toilets
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions:

Visitor Center Address: 20090 Baron Lake Drive, Cedaredge, Colorado 81413, Phone:  970-856-4153.

From Cedaredge: Travel north on State Highway 65 for approximately 15.6 miles to Trickle Park Road, Forest Service Road #121. Turn east onto FSR #121 and the Visitor Center is on the right immediately after turning.  Map

From I-70: Take exit 49, Grand Mesa Scenic & Historic Byway, and travel south on State Highway 65 for approximately 28.7 miles to Trickle Park Road, Forest Service Road #121. Turn east onto FSR #121 and the Visitor Center is on the right immediately after turning. Map

 


Parking:

Ample parking


General Notes:

The Discovery Trail #745 is an interpretive trail that begins at the Grand Mesa Visitors Center.


Activities


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Location

 
  Latitude : 
39.03953322

  Longitude : 
-107.9870518

 



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