Set aside some time to visit the Delta County Historical Society or the Delta Chamber of Commerce while you are in Delta.
Of course, limiting yourself to only one place, regardless of its popularity, usually only offers you a narrow window into the broader qualities of a region. So allow time to discover Southwest Colorado's other cities, attractions and landscapes. Some interesting places in the vicinity of Delta are Hotchkiss, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the west, and Montrose, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the northwest.
Venture back into the past while you are staying in this area. Visit one of the archeological sites for which this part of the world is renowned.
Southwest Colorado is a good place to get outside and participate in some great winter activities. When the temperature falls, do as the locals do and try cross-country skiing and skiing. Those adventurous souls looking for action, adrenaline and adventure should test their limits by signing up for a hiking or mountain biking adventure.
Wherever you are coming from and no matter how long you stay, great memories of Southwest Colorado will linger for a long, long time.