Head Waters of the
By Lyndsie Ferrell
CREEDE- Solitude. Silence. Serenity. It’s the same story on every day for the area around the headwaters of the
Fishing, Yes! Prime
One of the easiest things to do along the Rio, is to find one’s self alone, listening to the rapids as they flow all the way down to the
After a retreat from the real world some like to add some spice to their vacations along the
Two years ago, devastation struck the area in the form of a massive forest fire. One of the largest wildfires in
While you are visiting the Reservoir, you may choose to wander a bit to the surrounding area and discover Lost Trail Ranch; a guest ranch completely off-grid, or take in one of the nearby trails; Lost Trail Creek, Ute Creek Trail and the Weminuche Trail.
While traveling down from Rio Grande reservoir towards Creede you will find gift and tackle shops as well as eateries; The Studios at Bristol which features the handwoven works of Teri D. Inman and other artists; Freemon’s offers fantastic burgers and supplies, or stop in at Antlers for a special gift or a night of dinner overlooking the river. Take it slow as you drive the bumpy road leading from the reservoir and not for a smoother ride but rather for the chance to glimpse the wildlife hunkering on the side of the road. Dear Mr.Hedgehog can usually be seen basking in the sun on any given day or a fuzzy rabbit will hop out to greet travelers as they mosey by. Even the occasional buck with his new set of horns can been seen munching on sweet grass in a nearby meadow.
No matter where, no matter what, the