We are located along the Peak to Peak Highway! This is Colorado's oldest scenic byway, established in 1918. It leads the traveler to Rocky Mountain National Park, Golden Gate Canyon State Park, Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests and the Indian Peaks Wilderness Area. Presenting stunning views of the Continental Divide and its woodlands, this byway is a lot to see in only 55 miles of travel. . Its views of the Continental Divide and its timbered approaches are spectacular.
Peaceful Valley Weather and Road Conditions
Although the mailing address for Peaceful Valley Resort is Lyons, CO, our weather is quite different from that in the town of Lyons. Check your favorite weather site for the conditions and forecast for Ward, CO or Peaceful Valley, CO for more accurate information.
Peaceful Valley Resort is located on a year round, paved road. This road is maintained and plowed by the county.Click here for road conditions (New window)
Highways used to reach Peaceful Valley::
• CO 72 Nederland-Ward
• CO 7 Estes Park-Lyons
• US 36 Boulder-Lyons
• I25 CO 7-Ft Collins
Peaceful Valley Resort is located in north central Colorado, between Estes Park and Black Hawk/Central City. Peaceful Valley Resort is a litttle over an hour from Denver or Denver International Airport. It's an easy drive with no mountain passes. We are 30 minutes from Estes Park and the main entrance to Rocky Mountain National park, 30 minutes to Eldora Mountain Ski Resourt and 45 minutes to Boulder.
- Capacity: 100+
- Altitude: 8500 feet
- Closest Airport: Denver International
- Open: Year-Round
- Guest Ranch activities during dude season
- Seasonal Activities Year-Round
- Full Winter Resort Season
- Transportation: Shuttle service available from Denver International Airport
- Contact Estes Park Shuttle at (970) 586-5151
- Travel Agents: Yes
From Denver International Airport: Exit west on Pena Blvd. heading west to E-470 (toll road - you will receive a bill in the mail for the toll, no payments while you're on the road) north to I-25. Take I-25 north to Hwy 66 (exit 243). Follow Hwy. 66 west through the town of Lyons to stop sign. Turn left out of Lyons on Hwy. 7 North towards Allenspark. Follow the highway up the canyon for 15 miles to Hwy 72. At Hwy 72 (Peak to Peak Hwy.) turn left and follow for 3.5 miles. Turn left at Peaceful Valley Resort sign. The Main Lodge is up the road on your right.
From Boulder: Take Hwy 36 north to Lyons. Make a left at the stop light on Hwy. 36 and Hwy 66 and go 1 mile through the town of Lyons. Turn left out of Lyons on Hwy. 7 North towards Allenspark. Follow the highway up the canyon for 15 miles to Hwy 72. At Hwy 72 (Peak to Peak Hwy.) turn left and follow for 3.5 miles. Turn left at Peaceful Valley Resort sign. The Main Lodge is up the road on your right.