Pitkin, Colorado is twenty-six miles northeast of Gunnison in the Colorado Rockies, nestled between 11,000 foot mountains and beside Quartz Creek.
Each day in Pitkin is a new opportunity for things to do and places to
explore! With pleasant lodging, Pitkin is the perfect all-season
vacation base to hike, fish, camp, bike, Jeep, horseback
ride, or to relax and enjoy our spectacular scenery.
COLOR! Colorado aspen groves turning brilliant
shades of color, Indian summer temperatures and a wide
range of events and outdoor recreation combine to make
September a month not to miss in Pitkin-Gunnison-Crested
Butte, Colorado. With great Pitkin
lodging options, this is the time to plan a long
weekend getaway to the Rocky Mountains and experience a
2014 is Pitkin’s 135th anniversary!
is written and published by Ethel Coffman