Grand Lake is located 55 miles WNW of Denver in Summit county.
Grand Lake is a medium sized lake. There is a boat ramp at the lake but no canoe or other boat rentals operations. There is some development around the lake but it is still very scenic and is surrounded by beautiful mountains. There is a bridge that seperates Grand Lake from Shadow Mountain reservoir that you can pass under in a small boat. The width of this passage way is about 14 feet. Grand Lake has very easy access.
Warnings, Tips, & Other Details
Grand Lake is a deep, and cold lake. If the winds are forecasted to be over 15 MPH then you probably don't want to be out there in a canoe or kayak.
Panoramic Picture of Grand Lake
CLose up picture of the bridge that seperates Grand Lake from Shadow Mountain Reservoir
Picture of the bridge seperating Grand Lake and Shadow Mountain Reservoir