4 days in Grand Junction & Crested Butte Itinerary

4 days in Grand Junction & Crested Butte Itinerary

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Grand Junction
— 1 night
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Crested Butte
— 2 nights

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Grand Junction

Grand Junction ©
The city of Grand Junction is the home rule municipality that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Mesa County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): learn about winemaking at Whitewater Hill Vineyards, thentake your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Grand Mesa, and then don't miss a visit to Clark Family Orchards. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a stroll through Downtown Grand Junction, engage your brain at John McConnell Math and Science Center, thenstroll through Canyon View Park, and finally make a trip to The Blue Pig Gallery.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Grand Junction trip itinerary builder app.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Grand Junction. In June, daily temperatures in Grand Junction can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Crested Butte.

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Grand Mesa ©
Grand Mesa
Whitewater Hill Vineyards ©
Whitewater Hill Vineyards
Downtown Grand Junction ©
Downtown Grand Junction

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Crested Butte

Crested Butte ©
Crested Butte is a home rule municipality in Gunnison County, Colorado, United States. On the 3rd (Wed), trek along Lower Loop Mountain Bike Trail, take a memorable drive along Kebler Pass, thengrab your bike and head to Trail 403, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Union Congregational Church. On your second day here, see a world frozen in time at Crested Butte Mountain Resort, thentrek along Upper Loop, and then sample the fine beverages at Montanya Distillers.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Crested Butte trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Grand Junction to Crested Butte in 3 hours. Traveling from Grand Junction in June, expect Crested Butte to be slightly colder, temps between °F and °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Crested Butte

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Kebler Pass ©
Kebler Pass
Union Congregational Church ©
Union Congregational Church
Montanya Distillers ©
Montanya Distillers

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