There are something like 80 officially 'named' waterfalls in the state of Colorado.

Some of them are well-known and others are hidden and are only discovered by those who wander well off the beaten path.

Today we are going to look at 9 of Colorado's most visited waterfalls, and help you out with maps and directions to all of them from Grand Junction.

All you need to do is pick one and invite some friends.

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Day Trip to Some of Colorado's Most Beautiful Waterfalls

So many of these big majestic waterfalls in our state are either inside of State or National Parks, or they are right down the road from some other Colorado attraction making them an easy destination to select.

Waterfalls are not just for the summer months either. Ask someone from Ouray what they do in the winter when the waterfalls freeze? They climb them!

Nine Amazing Colorado Waterfalls

Flip through the photo gallery below to see these breathtaking waterfalls right here in Colorado. From Zapata Falls to Box Canyon or Bridal Veil Falls, a day trip to see these wonders of nature is time well spent

Grand Junction Day Trips: See 9 Incredible Colorado Waterfalls

Relax and unwind with a day trip to see any one of these inspiring Colorado waterfalls.

ICE CLIMBS: When Waterfalls Freeze, We Climb Them

If you love the great outdoors in the middle of winter you need to check out the ice climbs in Ouray, Colorado.

MORE FUN OUTDOORS: Climbers Ascend Colorado's Independence Monument

While walking the trails inside the Colorado National Monument we spotted 3 climbers making their way up Independence Monument.

20+ Amazing Places to Fish on Colorado's Grand Mesa

If you love to go fishing check out these lakes, creeks, and reservoirs up on the Grand Mesa.