This is a permanent festival site built for music festivals, including Country Jam.This event has been held annually since 1992, drawing thousands of country music fans to the area.Future plans include exposure of more web and map services to allow for direct use and analysis of BLM data.
The city is located along the Colorado River, at its confluence with the Gunnison River which comes in from the south.
The name "Grand" refers to the historical Grand River; it was renamed as the Upper Colorado River in 1921.
This is illustrated by the fact that from December to February, highs reach 50 °F (10 °C) only 18 days.
Snowfall is low compared to much of the rest of the state, averaging 19.1 inches (49 cm) per season; only once in the entire period of record dating to 1893, has observed 10 inches (25 cm) in a calendar day, though the median is 6.3 inches (16.0 cm), and moreover, snow cover is intermittent. Spring warming is gradual but quickens when nearing June; the average last freeze date is April 24.
Through the links below, find federal land records from across the country, to include historical documents to current interactive mapping tools.