Logan County has a total area of 1,845 square miles, of which 1,839 square miles is land and
The Logan County Fair & Rodeo - July 28 to August 7 - is one of the premier county fairs in Colorado, blending the...
The Hector Anchondo Band brings their soul-blues-with-Texas-grit style of music to Friday’s...
Dotsero will be taking the stage at this week's July Jamz session on ....
The Juke Joint Cruisers, Colorado's premier rockabilly band and July Jamz favorite, is live Friday, July 8 at 6 pm. This is
Sterling's annual 4th of July Heritage Festival has been expanded to four days of fun for 2022, starting with a free July Jamz concert (Rusty 44 band) on Friday, July 1; a sanctioned BBQ cook-off, Beer and Wine Fest, corn hole tournament, and street concert on Saturday, July 2; outdoor church service, breakfast, an authentic 1860s baseball game by the Colorado Vintage Base Ball Association, car show, demonstrations by Blacksmith Sam, children’s games and homemade root beer on Sunday, July 3; and ending with a spectacular fireworks display and live music on Monday, July 4. Watch for more details here.
A boater’s paradise, North Sterling State Park’s large irrigation reservoir (3,000 surface acres) offers great coves and fingers to explore during the spring and summer months.
Logan County is also where you’ll find great bodies of water at both Prewitt Reservoir and Jumbo Reservoir, the meandering South Platte River, and smaller fishing-only ponds in Fleming (Jeff’s Pond) and Sterling (Overland Trail Recreation Area).
Opportunities abound for boating, fishing, jet-skiing, kayaking, paddle boarding, sailboarding, swimming, and water skiing. Don't forget your sunscreen!
Skip the Traffic Jams
Are you ready for a Colorado road trip to Sterling? Find a variety of ideas to fill your itinerary. Here you’ll discover a plethora of activities for every level of adventure. And to top it all off, you’ll rarely be caught in a traffic jam or stand in line. It’s what we like to call free-range tourism and we’ve got the space to find your place, no matter the weather!
Ditch the Long Lines
We are open for you to enjoy our culinary culture which includes down-home favorites at the local diners and exquisite cuisine in upscale restaurants. A gigantic scoop of hard ice cream is a favorite at the charming Simkins Parlour and the Hot Spot Smokehouse has some of the best barbecue around. Stop at the Parts & Labor Brewing Company for a selection from their diverse menu and a brew made with locally grown wheat.
Roam Freely and Relax
Accommodations in Sterling and Logan County range from a quaint boutique motel to modern hotels in beautiful settings. Travelers who prefer recreational vehicles or tent camping will feel right at home at our campsite facilities.