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Grand Mesa

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Address: Colorado Highway 65, East of Grand Junction between the towns of Mesa and Cedaredge, Grand Junction, CO
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9708675309
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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The world's largest flat-topped mountain is covered with stream fed lakes.

The world's largest flat-topped mountain is covered with stream fed lakes.

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Loved The View!

This was a great drive on a beautiful sunny day! Before I knew it I was up at the top of the Mesa looking down at one of the many small communities. The view from here was... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Y8237ZZgeorges
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Plano, United States
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Plano, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was a great drive on a beautiful sunny day! Before I knew it I was up at the top of the Mesa looking down at one of the many small communities. The view from here was outstanding and I could see for MILES! This is a drive you'll never forget!

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Aurora, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Basically you just drive. Does cost to get in but well worth the time and money. Some pull outs. Bring your camera. Plan on 2-3 hours. Check out some wineries in the area.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Grand Mesa is the largest flat-top mountain in the US and is a wonderful place to get away from it all. My father loved taking me fishing here and let me tell you, there are a ton of lakes to choose from. Definitely worth the drive up for the view alone!

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Granada Hills
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Do not drive thru Grand Junction, CO without taking the time to drive thru the Grand Mesa. It is a beautiful drive . . . if you like the outdoors, you'll like the Grand Mesa!

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Durango, CO
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Winter snow (deep) in western Colorado - Grand Mesa is famous for snow sports - snow showing, skiing, cross country skiing, snow machines, ice fishing

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited this location with my wife, kids, and grandparents during a trip to Grand Junction. It was a bit of a drive from Grand Junction, but the drive was very scenic with lots of nature and animals for the kids to see. There are lots of different things to stop and see on both sides of the Mesa. The... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love the Grand Mesa. Even though this mountain appears less dramatic than its pointy-topped neighbors, it is the largest flat-top mountain in the world with all sorts of recreational offerings on its flanks. Over the years I’ve snowshoed here, spent the night in a cabin in the woods, rode my Ducati around its tight curves from Cedaredge to Debeque,... More 

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Meridian, Idaho
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beeeeeutiiiifullll! A must see for everyone! If you don't put this on your itinerary shame on you. You can't feel this gorgeous Colorado scene from a photo. Must do for sure.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you love the outdoors, you must make a trip to the Grand Mesa. Awesome skiing at Powderhorn, spectacular views during the fall with all the color changes. So many wonderful lakes for fishing and camping. If you like to rough it, get a camp site, or find the many options for cabins all over the Grand Mesa. Its a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely views of the Grand Valley! Aspens and wildflowers are beautiful in the late spring, fall, an winter. Wonderful place to picnic!

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