We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Pawnee National Grasslands

Features Animals
666 O St, Grasslands Are 25 Miles NorthEast, Greeley, CO 80631-9104
+1 970-353-5004
Call
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Open space for far views

Drove out one year ago, much like our western movement would have been, wild life, big sky, very... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
casacontenta2
,
Greeley, Colorado
We saw two large herds of Pronghorn antelope today

We frequently go to the western part of the Grasslands. Today we drove most of the birding trail... read more

Reviewed 12 January 2018
bigtyke
,
greeley, CO
Read all 88 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
This huge expanse of government-owned grasslands can be explored by car, mountain bike or horseback. Nearby camping facilities are offered.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
LOCATION
666 O St, Grasslands Are 25 Miles NorthEast, Greeley, CO 80631-9104
CONTACT
Website
+1 970-353-5004
Write a ReviewReviews (88)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 88 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Drove out one year ago, much like our western movement would have been, wild life, big sky, very lonely feeling..if your interested in what our settlers encountered, should go.

Thank casacontenta2
Reviewed 12 January 2018

We frequently go to the western part of the Grasslands. Today we drove most of the birding trail. There is no sign to mark the turn onto 96 from 57, so we usually just continue on 57 to hwy 14. We saw two herds of...More

Thank bigtyke
Reviewed 18 October 2017

If you overlook the gas wells that surround the site, you can picture this country 150 years ago. Treeless. Dry. Quiet. Imagine the distressed pioneers and you understand the attraction of the westward mountains that called the settlers. It's a good spot for quiet time...More

Thank Grandma42015
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Basically, the Grasslands are just that--1000s of acres of grassland. However, the Pawnee Buttes are amazing. The hike to the Buttes is not that long, but it's relatively rugged--lots of steps. We visited in August, and we were amazed at the variety of blooming wildflowers....More

Thank RBlack7557
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

A very primitive place, the Pawnee Indians lived here and did well. Very beautiful views of the amazing buttes. Lots of birds and camping is readily available, in campgrounds or on national forest lands. Pawnee Station has amazing homemade ranch dressing n good food.

Thank Kevin E
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We drove through and around the grasslands. There were some beautiful vistas. Since our travels took us this direction, it was fun to see.

Thank Birdtreemom
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Not sure that people not interested in wildlife would get too much from this area. Birding in 90 deg was hard work even with good information. We might have been better being here a in May. It was disappointing to see that the driving loop...More

Thank Shaun R
Reviewed 29 May 2017

It seems like people either get the prairies or they don't. Some find the wide-open spaces inspiring and some find them boring, or even intimidating. I love the prairies of eastern Colorado and this area is no exception. The vast views, bird calls carrying for...More

2  Thank Bob B
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Not sure how to really appreciate this national land park as it is only rolling grasslands so it is boring.

Thank Darren D
Reviewed 24 May 2017

It is just not my thing. There was nothing out there. You could see forever. And a certain peacefulness. But just not my thing.

1  Thank wave49
PreviousNext
1234569
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 14 hotels in Greeley
DoubleTree by Hilton Greeley at Lincoln Park
61 reviews
2.80 km away
Clarion Hotel and Conference Center
177 reviews
2.91 km away
Greeley Inn
7 reviews
3.63 km away
Fairfield Inn & Suites Greeley
210 reviews
7.08 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Greeley Chophouse
142 reviews
2.98 km away
Batter Up Cakes
54 reviews
3.10 km away
Rumi's House of Kabob
147 reviews
3.14 km away
Royal Nepal Grill Curry Restaurant & Bar
33 reviews
3.12 km away
Nearby Attractions
Colorado Model Railroad Museum
212 reviews
3.24 km away
Poudre River Trail
81 reviews
3.28 km away
Union Colony Civic Center
37 reviews
2.81 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
rcfunk2016
28 March 2016|
Answer
Response from gkrafft | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, no knowledge of the gentleman.
0
Votes