• Trinidad Lake State Park

    The mild climate and large lake are ideal for water sports. Anglers catch rainbow and brown trout, largemouth bass, channel catfish, walleye, crappie and bluegill. All types of boaters appreciate the open waters and modern services. Miles of trails winding through ancient and interesting local history, and spectacular scenery provide visitors and Read more [...]

  • Vega State Park

    At an elevation of 8,000 feet, Vega State Park’s high-mountain lake sits in a beautiful montane meadow on the northeast edge of Grand Mesa National Forest in Western Colorado. Vega is great year round for birding, hiking among the changing aspen, fishing and cross-country skiing. Snowmobilers  and off-highway vehicle riders can access hundreds of miles of trails in Grand Read more [...]

  • Whitewater Adventure Outfitters

    Whitewater Adventure Outfiitters offer rafting experiences that are suitable for first timers, families with children as well as more advanced white water rafting trips in the world class rapids of the Royal Gorge.  Dogs aren’t permitted on river trips due to safety issues, but they have a dog kennel on property that rafting guests are Read more [...]

  • Whitmore Falls

    Whitmore Falls is located about 1 hour west of Lake City, Colorado along the Alpine Loop Scenic Byway. From Lake City, take 1st Street northwest, then a left onto the Alpine Loop Scenic Byway/20/Engineer Pass Road. This dirt road which follows Henson Creek is closed December through May. It may Read more [...]

  • Yampa River State Park

    Yampa River State Park, located in the beautiful Yampa valley west of Steamboat Springs, is actually three “parks” in one. The headquarters on the Yampa River near Hayden, Colorado, provides excellent camping, a Visitor Center and nature trail. The headquarters has 50 camp sites; 35 are RV electric sites, 10 tent Read more [...]

  • Zapata Falls

    Trailhead about 8 miles south of Great Sand Dunes National Park and 29 miles from Alamosa, Colorado. Parking is limited, so arrive early in the morning to guarantee a space–or visit on a weekday. If the parking lot is full, the road leading into the trailhead lot offers roadside parking. Getting Read more [...]