Seventh Street in Glenwood Springs. Photo: Kent Kanouse
Garfield County was named in honor of United States President James A. Garfield. The population was 56,389 in 2010. Glenwood Springs is both the county seat as well as the largest city.
Visit the Garfield County Government website.
- Eagle – east
- Grand, UT – southwest
- Mesa – south
- Pitkin – southeast
- Rio Blanco – north
- Routt – northeast
- Uintah, UT – northwest
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Enjoying 3 Family-friendly Denver Destinations – Denver is a family friendly city in many regards. If you’re looking for opportunities for fun with the little ones, you have a lot of different events, destinations, and activities to consider. It can admittedly…
Hiking along Hanging Lake Trail – One mile up within the rugged terrain of Glenwood Canyon lies the Hanging Lake. This National Natural Landmark is a geologic wonder: waterfalls that spill into a crystal turquoise lake suspended on the edge of a cliff…
Glenwood’s Offbeat South Canyon Hot Springs – Hidden just off I-70 near Glenwood Springs, South Canyon Hot Springs is a local gem. There is one, main primitive pool for soaking which was a nice temperature when I visited. Another smaller pool…