Location, Location, Location
With quick access to the Grand Mesa National Forest and public lands all around, the Surface Creek area has incredible access to outdoor activities. Hunting, fishing, camping, hiking, road and mountain biking, downhill and cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, rafting, boating, golfing, horseback riding, kayaking and more. Living on the western slope of Colorado also provides easy access to many national parks and monuments. Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park and the Colorado National Monument are within an hour drive of the area with Canyonlands, Arches, Mesa Verde and Capital Reef National Parks being within a day’s drive. It’s common to have a hiking or biking trail to yourself or see only a car or two on the drive back from the local ski area. Outdoor access and freedom on the trails are huge benefits to living here. Cedaredge also has easy access to the conveniences of larger communities like Montrose and Grand Junction.