There is nothing like a forest for some peace and tranquility. The thick growth of trees provides endless seclusion, the canopy above provides shade from the hot sun or cold wind, and the bright foliage drowns out all noise. Take a gentle stroll through the Gunnison National Forest in Colorado and experience all this and more. Hike through forest treks and trails for views of the world-famous Rocky Mountains; go biking along the troughs and valleys; and enjoy gentle strolls along streams and lakes. Gunnison is also close so the Black Canyon, which is over two billion years old. The Rockies will provide entertainment in terms of the slopes, and the nature trails in Gunnison will delight everyone. So check out these cool places to stay near Gunnison National Forest for a truly unique and unforgettable break.