Even though the temperatures where you live may not have begun to drop yet, now might be a good time to start planning your upcoming winter vacation.
This CultursTV report comes from the Colorado Rockies, one of the most beautiful winter destinations in the world, and Grand Lake is the perfect place to experience all the area has to offer. The town of Grand Lake borders the western entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park, which is home to staggering mountain peaks and a multitude of wildlife.
You can drive or hike through this sightseer’s paradise or even get off trail with a snowshoe tour led by a National Parks Ranger. You’ll get to see places that few people ever get to set eyes on, all the while learning interesting facts about one of the world’s most breathtaking places in the winter season.
Grand Lake Nordic Center in winter
Of course, the fun doesn’t have to stop when you leave the park. Grand Lake is home to tons of wintertime adventure, including the one of a kind Grand Lake Nordic Center.
This beautiful place features more than 20 miles of groomed cross-country ski trails zigzagging through lodgepole pine forests, some of which are even dog-friendly. The Grand Lake Nordic Center has trails for every ability level, so whether you’re a cross-country expert or a first-time skier, you’ll be able to soak in the beauty and tranquility of the Colorado wilderness.
The Grand Lake Nordic Center has trails for every ability level.
If downhill skiing is more your speed, Ski Granby Ranch is an off-the-beaten path ski resort perfect for families, boasting breathtaking views and none of the crowds of larger ski resorts. You’ll want to ski all day and all night, and since Ski Granby Ranch is one of the only Colorado ski resorts to offer night skiing, you can.
The Colorado Rockies are the perfect place to experience winter festivities, and adventuring in Grand Lake is the best way to do it.
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