Western family portrait at Gateway Canyons.


Find the best things to do around the Red Rock Canyons

There are many reasons to visit Colorado’s Gateway Canyons Resort, an award-winning destination located in the secluded Unaweep Canyon of Western Colorado. Surrounded by the vast lands of the Uncompahgre Plateau, Piñon Mesa and La Sal Mountains, our full-service resort features exceptional lodging, dining, outfitting, educational programs and the world-class Gateway Colorado Auto Museum.

We encourage our guests to call ahead for latest information on available activities and hours of operation, or to email our concierge.

Some activities have a minimum age restriction, please see the individual activity listing for more information or inquire with the concierge.

Adventure Center

Situated on the border of Colorado and Utah, we’ve got the best of both worlds when it comes to outdoor adventure.

National parks

Marvel at the beauty and breathtaking views in Colorado and Utah’s national parks

Driven Experiences

Our luxury cars provide you the performance and fun you need to explore Colorado roads.

Air Tours

Take your Gateway experience to a higher level and join us for a sky adventure!

Auto Museum

Spanning every era of the industry, the museum houses the privately owned Hendricks Collection of more than 60 spectacular cars.

Alegre Retreat

Alegre Retreat is the premier conference for devotees of the fabric arts, providing an escape from everyday life for art quilters to come together to learn and share their expertise.

Curator of Curiosity

Zebulon Miracle is the Curator of Curiosity for Gateway Canyons Resort and Spa.

Palisade Ranch

Discover the land that ranching families of the 1800’s worked to support the region’s mining communities.

Shooting Sports

If you enjoy skeet shooting or want to learn how to handle a rifle, we have the adventure for you!

Hiking & Climbing

Expert-led Colorado hiking tours are offered into the surrounding canyons and high desert Ponderosa Pine forests.

Mountain Biking

Rising and dipping over the mountains, and more technical riding opportunities.

Off-Road Touring

Don't just visit Colorado - drive through the scenic back-country to really get a feel for the beauty of our red rock canyons.

Wine Country Tours

Colorado wine country is booming, thrilling wine aficionados with its daring viticulture.