Delta County Tourism - Vacation Destination


Scenic Byways and Drives Activities, Tourist Attractions Activities and Fun Things to do 

Famous red barn, a symbol of Delta County, Colorado
Delta County -- Cedaredge, Crawford, Delta, Eckert, Hotchkiss, Paonia. EXPLORE: Farms, Festivals, Galleries, Gold Medal Fishing, Mountain Biking, Boating, Kayaking, Restaurants, Wineries

Delta County A Vacation Destination -- Cedaredge, Crawford, Delta, Eckert, Hotchkiss, Paonia

Be Inspired to Linger - Experience Delta County - Colorado

You'll want to discover Delta County! Playgrounds from 4,000 feet to 11,000 feet and all the fun stuff in between. Small country farms, orchards burgeoning with fruit, wine makers busy at their craft and chefs stirring it up. This is Delta County Colorado, not a spot well known by very many. However, this little part of western Colorado is starting to make an impression on the food and wine scene; so come vacation here and sample our way of life!

16 of the Best Events Delta County Colorado Offers

Delta: Eckert Crane Days

March 15-17, 2019 -- One of Nature's exclamations of Spring! On Fruitgrower's Reservoir you can watch the lift-off and the landing of hundreds of Sandhill Cranes as they make their way north. Presentations, a winemaker's reception and food will surround the event.

North Fork Valley: Pickin' Productions Concerts for 2019

March 22, 2019 -- Sugaray Rayford. Additional concerts are April 5, 2019 Dead Floyd with special guest Tiffany Christopher. June 1, 2019 Jenny and the Mexicats. Tickets available in Paonia at The Paradise Theatre, the Cirque & Lizzy's Market.

Delta: Second Saturday Strolls

April 13, 2019 -- Each Stroll is different and offers you the opportunity to experience the local shops, art galleries, dining establishments and music. All depends on who will be offering specials and fun things to do during the Stroll.

North Fork Valley: 16th Annual Hotchkiss Sheep Camp Stock Dog Trials

May 10-12, 2019 -- The Trials are located just 1 block from downtown Hotchkiss; watch the partnership between a dog and its' handler heard sheep. Other events and attractions are held throughout the weekend.

Grand Mesa: Heritage Days, Cedaredge

May 26, 2019 -- A festival celebrating our heritage and harvest through arts, music and dance events that often include demonstrations and classes.

Crawford: 41st Annual Crawford Pioneer Days

June 6-9, 2019 -- Activities include: old-fashioned melodrama, a baking contest, auction, parade. Festival fireworks over Crawford State Park are Saturday night. On Sunday there are outhouse races, hay bale races, and a Cowboy Church service at 11am with free lunch in the park.

North Fork Valley: North Fork Uncorked

June 14-16, 2019 -- We kick off The Season, the West Elk wine-makers invite you to explore the beautiful North Fork Valley with North Fork Uncorked. Meet local wine-makers; take part in vineyard tours and tasting; enjoy farm-to-table dinners and food-and-wine pairings with local chefs.

North Fork Valley: 73rd Annual Paonia Cherry Days

July 3-4, 2019 -- Celebrate the holiday weekend with a parade, crafts, live music and dancing, competitions. So much going on you need to "Google" us! Fun for the whole family, bring the kids!

Delta: 84th Annual Deltarado Days

July 25-28, 2019 -- This 4-day festival brings the whole community together; plan your family or class reunion around Deltarado Days. The event kicks off celebrating our Ag history with a Farmer Rancher luncheon. The weekend also features a Friday Night Street Dance, a 5K around Confluence Lake, a parade, a classic car show, as well as the Saturday Vendor Village that is dyed-in-the-wool with a kids' fun park and live music at Confluence Park. Deltarado Days winds down with a community church service on Sunday.

North Fork Valley: 10th Annual West Elks Wine Trail

August 2-4, 2019 -- As you travel our Wine Trail you'll sip samples from 11 wineries in Paonia and Hotchkiss and enjoy food pairings! Take home a keepsake wine glass along with other fun bling!

North Fork Valley: 114th Annual Delta County Fair and Rodeo, Hotchkiss

August 3-11, 2019 -- A Colorado Pro Rodeo Association Events: bareback, barrel racing, breakaways, bull riding, mixed team roping, saddle bronc, steer wrestling, team roping, and tie-down roping! There will be an outdoor expo and poker run. Get in on the fun!!

North Fork Valley: 4th Annual Farm to Fiddle, Hotchkiss

August 9-10, 2019 -- The festival is a two day event and runs Friday through Saturday. Artists, farmers and outdoor enthusiasts from all across the Western Slope will fill the streets of Downtown Hotchkiss. This free festival encompasses all the remarkable elements of the North Fork Valley.

North Fork Valley: 19th Annual Mountain Harvest Festival, Paonia

September 27-29, 2019 -- Come celebrate the lifestyle of the North Fork Valley with music, art, performances, and food grown locally! Join us for farm tours, wine tasting and great regional and local music.

Grand Mesa: Color Sunday on Grand Mesa

September 29, 2019 -- Come experience Delta County in Fall Splendor! Grand Mesa is a photographers' muse as aspen turn from bright green to golden yellow! Color Sunday offers vacationers walks and tours focused on wildlife, nature and photography.

Grand Mesa: AppleFest, Cedaredge

October 4-6, 2019 -- One of the juiciest festivals in western Colorado with live music, local foods, wine garden, art, car show, chili cook-off, antique tractor show, and of course . . . Apples!

North Fork Valley: 7th Annual Hard Cider Festival

October 26, 2019 -- Listen to live music and sip hard cider; the perfect way to end a harvest season! This is a family friendly event so bring the kids along.

Plan your Delta County Vacation

ADDRESS: 655 Grand Avenue, Delta CO 81416

For Current Event Dates; For a Visitors Guide: 970-874-9532 -- Mention the Colorado Vacation Directory.



Technology For Guests To Use In a Common Area

  • Internet Cafe: On site.

Primarily Year Round Activities

  • National Park OR Monument: On site.
  • National Forests & BLM Lands: On site.
  • State Parks: On site.
  • Designated Historic District, Site or Plaza: On site.
  • Indian Ruins - Archeological Site: On site.
  • Designated Scenic/Historic Byway: Along the scenic byway.
  • Designated Hiking Trails: Trails start on site.
  • Museum: On site.
  • Dinosaur - Archeological Site: On site.
  • Indoor Swimming Pool: Walking distance.
  • Public Rec Center: On site.
  • Golf Course: On site.
  • Movie Theater: On site.
  • Art Gallery: On site.
  • Restaurant(s): On site.
  • Internet Cafe: On site.
  • Wine Tours OR Tasting: On site.

Primarily Summer Activities

  • Outdoor Swimming Pool: Walking distance.
  • Fishing in River, Stream or Creek: On site.
  • Fishing in Lake, Reservoir or Pond: On site.
  • Guided Fishing Trips (Licensed): Wade Fishing. Float Fishing. Lake Fishing.
  • Fishing Tackle Sold: On site.
  • Fly Shop: On site.
  • Horseback Trail Rides (Guided): On site.
  • Jeep Trails: Trails start on site. (off road, back country, 4WD, Jeep, or jeeping).
  • ATV (All Terrain Vehicles) and/or Dirt Bike Trails: Trails start on site.
  • ATV (All Terrain Vehicles) and/or Dirt Bike Tours: On site.
  • Mountain Bike Trails: Trails start on site.
  • Bicycle Shop: On site.


  • Hunting in Area: On site.
  • Guided Hunts: Yes.
  • Private Land Unguided Hunting On-Site: Yes.
  • Rifle Hunting Season: Yes.
  • Archery Hunting Season: Yes.
  • Muzzle Loading Hunting Season: Yes.
  • Bird Hunting (Turkey, Grouse, Pheasant): Yes.
  • Deer Hunting: Yes.
  • Elk Hunting: Yes.
  • Bear Hunting: Yes.
  • Mountain Lion Hunting: Yes.
  • Moose Hunting: Yes.
  • Antelope Hunting: Yes.
  • Colorado Hunting Units/Areas: 64, 411, 62, 52

Winter Activities

  • Downhill/Snowboarding Ski Area: Ski in/Ski out.
  • Cross Country Skiing Trails: Trails start on site.
  • Snowshoe Trails: Trails on site.
  • Ice Fishing: On site.
  • Snowmobile Trails: Trails start on site.
  • Snowmobile Rentals: On site.
  • Snowmobile Tours: On site.

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