Grand Lake History

Historic Information for Grand Lake, Colorado

We have organized historical information into the following categories. Visit a section for more information within that category.

People
Visit the Historic People section for more information on the locals in Grand Lake’s history.

Grand Lake Woman’s Club 

Places
Visit the Historic Sites section for more information on the places in Grand Lake’s history.

Rocky Mountain National Park   Grand Lake is the west entrance to the national park – visit this site for historic information.

Historic Events
Visit the Historic Events section for more information on events in Grand Lake’s history.

Early Tourist Photos
Visit the Early Tourist Photos for more information and photos from Grand Lake’s historical collection.

Walking Tour
Visit the Walking Tour section for a walking tour through Grand Lake’s history.

Education Resources
Visit the Education section for educational tools about Grand Lake’s history.

Grand Lake Olden Days                                                                                                                                                      Visit Grand Lake section for more information on businesses and events in Grand Lake’s history.

 

Contribute Today

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Make a donation or become a Grand Lake Area Historical Society member. With your help, the efforts to preserve and protect Grand Lake area's heritage will continue to move steadily forward... READ MORE

Share Your Story

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Share your story or read other stories about Grand Lake, Colorado. Help contribute to Grand Lake’s historical records. Tell us all about your history in Grand Lake... READ MORE

Find a Museum

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Get directions to the Kauffman House Museum and Smith Eslick Cottage Camp, as well as the Administration Office. See our museum hours, locations and contact information... READ MORE