Granby Real Estate & Homes for Sale in Colorado
The town of Granby, Colorado truly is "The Heart of Something Grand" and residents are very proud of that distinction. As a town that is nestled in the Rocky Mountain Valley and known for its awe-inspiring views of the Continental Divide and Rocky Mountain National Park, many who come to visit Granby take the great leap and choose to stay permanently. With its friendly residents, fresh air, unparalleled views and plenty of outdoor recreation, it's not difficult to see why close to 2,000 residents are proud to live in the heart of Grand County.
One of the things that make Granby so unique is its elevation. At 7,935 feet (higher than Denver which clocks in at one mile above sea level) you are afforded some of the best views no matter where you are standing.
The town's history dates back to the early 1900s along the route of the Denver, Northwestern & Pacific Railway. Then in 1905 the town was incorporated with the name Granby chosen after Granby Hillyer, a local lawyer who went on to serve as the United States Attorney for Denver.
Truly a one-of-a-kind community that is unlike any other, Granby has something to offer for everyone. Whether you're coming here to golf, fish, ski, or are looking for a change of scenery away from the city, it only makes sense to follow your heart and come home to the Heart of Grand County.
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