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Surrounded by the mountains, forests, rivers and lakes of the central Rocky mountains and Gunn National Forest, Gunnison makes an excellent base for all outdoor activities. The largest man-made lake in the state, Blue Mesa, is located in Gunnison's Curecanti National Recreation Area, and offers an abundance of water sports including water skiing, sailboarding, canoeing, and fishing.
Hundreds of miles of trails provide access to prmitive areas and high mountains for breathtaking views of the countryside. Visitors to Gunnison can also explore the nearby Black Canyon of the Gunnison Ntl Park on scenic rim drives. Many sightseeing tours of the area are also offered. Once a trade center for outlying ranching operations, Gunnison celebrates its western heritage during the city's Cattlemen's Days event in July.
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Barrel into Spring Wine Tasting Event Grand Junction CO April27-May19 Exquisitely prepared gourmet meals, 'behind the scenes' winery and vineyard tours, tasting wines that are not readily available to the general public, and of course barrel tasting.
Denver Greek Festival Denver CO June14-17 Traditional Greek dancing by the Hellenic Dance Academy of Denver and music by Etho Ellas. There is plenty of homemade food and pastries from throughout Greece to satisfy any appetite.
Breckenridge Summer Beer Festival Breckenridge CO July13 This event offers brews, views and free live music and features unlimited beer tasting from 12:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Grand Junction Yoga Festival Grand Junction CO July11-14 The Telluride Yoga Festival is a unique event that elevates the benefits of yoga with a mission to protect our natural environment.
Winter Park Alpine Artaffair Winter Park CO July20-21 Featuring Fine Arts & Fine Crafts,
Jewelry, Photography, Metalwork, Mixed Media,
Pottery, Painting, Glass, Wood, Fiber and More.
Olathe Sweet Corn Festival Olathe CO August3 The Olathe Sweet Corn Festival is more than fun in the western Colorado sunshine. It is an ever-growing symbol of a community committed to making the future better for the generations to come.