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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Nice ranch style property with camping and individual lodges (we took a deal on the largest and turned out to be a newer large double wide with a lodge style look) ... was a summer trip to the area (July) ... not a lot to do on the property but a beautiful area of the country ... the national park...

Thank Enigmausly
San Antonio, Texas, United States
Reviewed 5 January 2017

They offer reasonably priced sleigh rides, and there were 16 of us. We made reservations, but were hesitant when the snow continued falling. They assured us it was fine, however when we arrived 13" of snow and they took $5 off and said they couldn't reach a little of their path. Turns out all they did was take us in...

Thank Tammy B
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

This is an expanded campground with cabins for rent, snowmobiles in the winter and sleigh rides. In the summer the place is very busy with horse rides, ATV rentals, miles of hiking trails and a great weekend pancake breakfast. They have showers and RV hookups, and the small office stocks minimal food supplies. Near Rocky Mountain National Park and all...

Thank Wendy E
Venice, Italy
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We saw beautiful fall colors at our campsite. The dirt roads were great for us and our grandchildren to bike on, and the beautiful Colorado River running around it provided exploration. Even though it snowed the second day, the snow melted quickly. Across from the entrance, we visited the Keewaneche Visitor's Center, a gem!

Thank Polly F
Elkhorn, Wisconsin
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

This resort is just neat! They have everything you can think of on the property! Want to camp and bring your own horses? You can do that! Want to bring your camper and use their horses? Sure you can! Want to just set up a time to take a leisurely trail ride into RMNP or around the area? Yep! How...

Thank shrubgirl
Reviewed 23 September 2016

very friendly staff! they worked hard to accommodate us. we had several questions about the area, and they were able to answer all of them, along with extra information as well. the grounds and bathrooms were very clean, too.

Thank Terry B
Hayden, Colorado
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We first went to Winding River, over Father's Day weekend. Every other campground in Grand Lake had no vacancy and we were able to get in from a cancellation. We went from Friday to Sunday and just didn't feel it was enough time. There are so many fun things to do there- fish, animal farm, pet the horses, ice cream...

Thank SbbaDaleFamilyFun
Saratoga Springs, NY
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the resort in the Winchester Cabin for a week in August and couldn't have been happier. The cabin is absolutely beautiful with so many cute decorations and the gas stove was an added perk. We had damp weather a few days so the full kitchen worked out perfectly. The kids love the basketball court, playground and especially...

Thank McMaurer
Adirondack mountains
Reviewed 30 August 2016

This is the second time we have taken a family vacation at Winding River Resort. The staff is great and there is a lot of things to do there, from horseback riding to atv rentals. We had an RV site as well as the Winchester cabin which was fantastic. The grounds are kept very neat. The only drawback is that...

Thank maplemom
Grass Valley, California
Reviewed 26 August 2016

This facility is quite huge, which means that you won't be real cramped and have (some) room for privacy. Some sites have full hooks up (electricity, water, sewer), others only have electricity & water, while some are dry (none of the above). There are even sites with corrals for horses. The campground also features rental cabins, nice showers, ATV/UTV/Snowmobile rental...

Thank FrenchyEric

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Additional Information about Winding River Resort

Address: County Road 491, Box 629, Grand Lake, CO 80447
Region: United States > Colorado > Grand County > Grand Lake
Number of rooms: 150
Also Known As:
Winding River Hotel Rocky Mountain National Park
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Winchester is the nicest cabin.”
 of 5 bubbles maplemom, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Book early - but if not, get on the waiting list - they will find a spot for you!!”
 of 5 bubbles brandon722, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
“For tent camping, the most spacious campsites are the even numbered sites #10-16.”
 of 5 bubbles mkdenver1, 8 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Do not stay in lodge rooms if you want privacy/quietness...”
 of 5 bubbles truelw13mak, 25 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Choose a shady site if possible!”
 of 5 bubbles JessicaD707, 24 Jun 2012 | Read review
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