Located on the North Fork River in the valley at the base of Mt. Lamborn, across from the Grand Mesa.

Location: Delta County

Elevation: 5,682 ft.

Population: 1,497

Year Settled: 1880

Source: Wikipedia.com


In addition to all of the fun that you will have at the GR Bar Ranch, you may want to explore all that the Western Slope has to offer. From the Town of Paonia and the North Fork River Valley to the numerous State Parks that are just a short drive away, our community is full of beautiful and interesting places to visit.


Town of Paonia. The GR Bar Ranch is located just 30 minutes from this vibrant and eclectic town that offers guests a multitude of wineries, orchards, fruit stands, restaurants, cafes, art galleries, music, and community events worth exploring. While a few options are listed below, we recommend our guests visit the Paonia Chamber of Commerce for more information about the town’s history, events, and opportunities. 


Don't miss Paonia's events: Cherry Days; the Food, Farm, Film & Wine Festival; Mountain Harvest Festival; BMW Rally; and local Rodeos.


Check out our local wineries, breweries, restaurants, cafes, and area attractions below!


The GR Bar Ranch is surrounded by some of the most beautiful terrain in Colorado and we are proud to share a few of our favorite areas that are located nearby. Please visit each website for information about each location.


Paonia Reservoir


McClure Pass

Black Canyon

Needle Rock


Crested Butte


Local Wineries and Breweries

Alfred Eames Cellars: 3 miles south of Paonia.

Black Canyon Vineyard. Located in Hotchkiss, Colorado.

Terror Creek Winery.  Located just outside of the Town of Paonia.

S Rhodes Vineyards. Tasting room is 1/2 mile northeast of Paonia on Hwy. 133.

Stone Cottage Cellars. Located just outside of Paonia.

Orchard Valley Farm and Market and Black Bridge Winery. Located in Paonia.

Delicious Orchards. Located in Paonia, Colorado.

Revolution Brewing. Located in the Town of Paonia.


Local Restaurants and Cafés

Burger Bomber. 201 Grand Avenue, Paonia.

Louies Pizzaria. 234 Grand Avenue, Paonia.

Paula's Place. 312 Grand Avenue, Paonia.

Sol Margaritas. 240 Grand Avenue, Paonia.

Flying Fork Café & Bakery. 101 3rd Street, Paonia.

Living Farm Cafe. 120 Grand Avenue, Paonia.
Nelle’s Café.
229 ½ Grand Avenue, Paonia.


Local Art, Entertainment, and Retail

Blue Sage Center for the Arts. 226 Grand Avenue, Paonia.

Creamery Arts Center. 165 W. Bridge Street, Hotchkiss.

Delta County Independent. Local news.

Echo, Choice Consignments and Art. 219 Grand Avenue, Paonia.
Elsewhere Studios. 107 3rd Street, Paonia.

Glennie Coombe Gallery (& Ollies Ice Cream Parlor). 138 Grande Avenue, Paonia.

KVNF Radio Station (90.9 FM). 233 Grand Avenue, Paonia.

Paradise of Paonia. Movie theatre, live music, events. 215 Grand Avenue, Paonia.



It's so Beautiful, You Might Want to Stay!

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