Moffat County is a little bit off the beaten path and that’s exactly why curious explorers and nature-loving stargazers vacation here.

Nearly two million acres of pristine public lands and free-flowing rivers distinguish this unspoiled landscape where hundreds of species of wildlife find sanctuary. And you’ll discover a treasure trove of scenic destinations from Dinosaur National Monument to the wild horses of Sand Wash Basin, with all sorts of good fun in between.

Discover Moffat County




Our riches are beyond your wildest dreams.


The Reins

Because our attractions are off the beaten path.


Wild Best

One hell of a good time after another.

More Adventure Awaits

Moffat County Balloon Festival

Balloon Festival Comes Back Strong!

The Moffat County Balloon Festival is now in its 14th year! Moffat County citizens are happy to welcome you to join us for live music, vendors and the Colorado Cruisers Car Show.
Dinosaur National Monument

Reservations For Dinosaur Quarry No Longer Needed

Visitors to the Dinosaur National Monument Quarry exhibit have been required to make advance reservations for the past year.  This restriction has been lifted and travelers are no longer confined to a strict time frame for visiting. 
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Moffat County – Travel on the Yampa River

The wild Yampa River is an incredible asset in Northwest Colorado and has stunning landscapes through the region. One of the most satisfying ways to experience the river is to actually do a float trip.



Northwest Colorado is an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise!

Moffat County supports healthy populations of trout, Northern Pike and small-mouth bass!
We offer some of the most beautiful scenery and historic sites in Colorado.
Moffat is Colorado’s second largest county, many animals roam the wide open spaces.
Some of the wildest, wide-open terrain in Colorado!
The Yampa and Green Rivers provide everything from gentle float trips to Class V whitewater.
The real treasures of Moffat County are seldom seen from the main roads.

Moffat County offers many options for camping, primitive or with amenities.


Moffat County is home to around 295 bird species, there is something to offer just about every birder!


Check out the Yampa Valley Golf Course in the heart of Northwest Colorado.

Blaze your own trail to Moffat County and then stay awhile.

With pioneer personality, the the smiles are genuine and the topography is world class. This far-flung corner of northwest Colorado is just the place to hang your hat and renew your spirit with discovery and adventure.
Lodging in Moffat County
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