Activities

There is always something to do in the red rock canyons.

There are many reasons to visit Gateway Canyons. Surrounded by the vast lands of the Uncompahgre Plateau, Piñon Mesa and La Sal Mountains, you’ll find endless activities and adventures just outside your guest room door.

We encourage our guests to call ahead for the 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.

There is always something to do in the red rock canyons.

There are many reasons to visit Gateway Canyons. Surrounded by the vast lands of the Uncompahgre Plateau, Piñon Mesa and La Sal Mountains, you’ll find endless activities and adventures just outside your guest room door.

We encourage our guests to call ahead for the 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.

Small Rodeo

Palisade Ranch

Experience the land the way that ranching families of the 1800’s did as they helped support the region’s mining communities.

VISIT PALISADE RANCH

Hiking & Climbing

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

DISCOVER HIKING TOURS

family hiking near Gateway Canyons Resort
couple on Bikes near Gateway Canyons Resort

Mountain Biking

Go for a ride over the mountains and discover more technical riding opportunities.

GO MOUNTAIN BIKING

Off-Road Touring

Drive through the scenic backcountry to really get a feel for the beauty of our red rock canyons.

OFF-ROAD TOURING DETAILS

UTV Vehicles Going Off Road.
Women Skeet Shoot

Shooting Sports

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

GO SHOOTING

Gateway Auto Museum

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

VISIT GATEWAY AUTO MUSEUM

Gateway Auto Museum
Palisade Event Center at Gateway Canyons Resort

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.

ALEGRE RETREAT DETAILS

Wine Country Tours

Our wine country is booming, inviting wine aficionados with its daring viticulture.

TOUR WINERIES

Mercedes driving near Gateway Canyons Resort
Canyonlands National Park

National Parks

Experience true American beauty in Colorado and Utah’s national parks.

VISIT NATIONAL PARKS

Small Rodeo

Palisade Ranch

Experience the land the way that ranching families of the 1800’s did as they helped support the region’s mining communities.

VISIT PALISADE RANCH

family hiking near Gateway Canyons Resort

Hiking & Climbing

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

DISCOVER HIKING TOURS

couple on Bikes near Gateway Canyons Resort

Mountain Biking

Go for a ride over the mountains and discover more technical riding opportunities.

GO MOUNTAIN BIKING

UTV Vehicles Going Off Road.

Off-Road Touring

Drive through the scenic backcountry to really get a feel for the beauty of our red rock canyons.

OFF-ROAD TOURING DETAILS

Gateway Auto Museum

Gateway Auto Museum

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

VISIT GATEWAY AUTO MUSEUM

Women Skeet Shoot

Shooting Sports

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

GO SHOOTING

Palisade Event Center at Gateway Canyons Resort

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.

ALEGRE RETREAT DETAILS

Canyonlands National Park

National Parks

Experience true American beauty in Colorado and Utah’s national parks.

VISIT NATIONAL PARKS

Mercedes driving near Gateway Canyons Resort

Wine Country Tours

Our wine country is booming, inviting wine aficionados with its daring viticulture.

TOUR WINERIES

Unwind and Refuel

Eat, drink, repeat with Colorado’s best fine dining.

GET HUNGRY

Unwind and Refuel

Eat, drink, repeat with Colorado’s best fine dining.

GET HUNGRY

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Looking for a change in your scenery? Book your visit now for Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa and experience the extraordinary.

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Gift Cards Now Available

Give the gift of adventure, relaxation and dining at Gateway Canyons. Gift cards for Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa, Entrada and The Spa at Gateway Canyons are now available for purchase.

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