Almont Colorado Information

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Almont Colorado

Take a trip back in time to Almont Colorado, a rustic little town at the headwaters of the Gunnison River with easy access to three great rivers and miles of trails. Read More

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  • Almont, Colorado is located on highway 135, 10 miles north of Gunnison and 17 miles south of Crested Butte.
  • Enjoy solitude and majestic views while renting a riverside cabin in Almont.
  • Partake in Almont's many outdoor activities, from fly fishing and rafting to hiking and horseback riding.

Overview

Almont CO, where the East and Taylor Rivers join to form the mighty Gunnison River, is a laid-back vacation destination perfect for outdoor-sports lovers. Check out its many riverside cabins, classic general store and abundance of natural beauty.

Location

Almont is located alongside highway 135 roughly midway between Gunnison and Crested Butte.

Services/Amenities

Almont has some seasonal enterprises that offer basic goods and services. For more eating, shopping, groceries and entertainment, try nearby Gunnison.

Activities

Life revolves around the high-country rivers and mountains surrounding Almont. Take your pick of outdoor adventures: fly fishing, rafting, kayaking, horseback riding, hiking, biking and wintertime backcountry skiing, snowmobiling and snowshoeing.

Attractions

The rivers and mountains serve as the town's main attractions. Almont is well known for its riverside rental cabins and proximity to several boat launches on the East, Taylor and Gunnison rivers.

Getting Here

From Crested Butte, simply drive south on highway 135 for about 17 miles.