Western Riviera: Grand Lake, CO

Anthony's in the scenic, quaint, but empty, mountain town of Grand Lake, CO, to help the Western Riviera. Located next to the entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park, the hotel's occupancy peaks during the summer, but falls flat during the long winter.

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Western Riviera in Grand Lake, CO
Western Riviera in Grand Lake, CO

Western Riviera in Grand Lake, CO

Anthony poses in front of the Western Riviera Hotel in the snowy ski town of Grand Lake, CO. 960 1280

  

Talking to 2 Sisters

Talking to 2 Sisters

Anthony speaks with 2 sisters outside of Western Riviera to get a feel for their knowledge of the hotel. 960 1280

  

Drilling Through Ice

Drilling Through Ice

Anthony drills a hole into the frozen lake so he can partake in a little ice fishing. 960 1280

  

Chatting With Snowmobilers

Chatting With Snowmobilers

Anthony chats with a few snowmobilers in front of the hotel. 960 1280

  

Pushing the Owner

Pushing the Owner

Blanche, Anthony and the Western Riviera team get ready to push owner, Jackie Tompkins, to the finish line. 960 1280

  

Walking to the Room

Walking to the Room

Anthony and Blanche head to the Western Riviera for a room inspection. 960 1280

  

Room Before Renovation Begins

Room Before Renovation Begins

A look at one of the rooms at Western Riviera before renovation begins. 960 1280

  

Talking About Occupancy

Talking About Occupancy

General manager Lisa and owner Jackie talk at the front desk about their occupancy levels. 960 1280

  

Western Riviera Cabins

Western Riviera Cabins

Anthony walks through the snow in front of the Western Riviera cabins. 960 1280

  

Learning to Snowmobile

Learning to Snowmobile

Anthony and social media expert Joel Comm learn how to snowmobile. 960 1280

  

Hanging With Snowmobile Steve

Hanging With Snowmobile Steve

Anthony and Joel visit Gravel Mountain after a snowmobile trip with tour guide, Snowmobile Steve. 960 1280

  

Grand Lake Townspeople

Grand Lake Townspeople

The Grand Lake townspeople get together at the hotel bar to support owners, Mike and Jackie. 960 1280

  

Grand Lake, CO

Grand Lake, CO

No ski town is complete without one thing -- snow! Take in the view and the beauty that is Grand Lake, Co. 960 1280

  

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