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Gorgeous!

No matter what your preference, this offers a place to bike, hike, take a horseback ride and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Tanya W
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Fountain Hills, Arizona
Ride the Narrow Guage train

Once you are leaving Rockwood you will see this sign on the right. Just after that the train will... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Dana N
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Raymore, United States
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Wilderness area consisting of forested mountains, 14,000-foot peaks, scenic roads, geological formations, prehistoric communities and a narrow-gauge railroad.
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15 Burnett Ct, Durango, CO 81301-3647
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Reviewed 4 days ago

No matter what your preference, this offers a place to bike, hike, take a horseback ride and generally relish the outdoor beauty of Durango. Any time of year, there is something for everyone!

Thank Tanya W
Reviewed 5 days ago

Once you are leaving Rockwood you will see this sign on the right. Just after that the train will be on the cliffs over the Las Animus River. Check out Tall Timbers Zip lines on your next stop. 27 Ziplines with many going over the...More

Thank Dana N
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love driving through national forests as you can see no manmade anything! So peaceful in the forest - too bad we didn't see any wildlife.

Thank Z1837KRcathyb
Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked a small part of the Colorado Trail. It is beautiful but you need to get climetized to the hights of 3-4000 meters a.s.l. We haven't really eithin the 6 days walk. Also miles are longer... You know it on xour head but it...More

Thank drortishler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are sweeping views in every direction as you drive or walk through this place. Incredible beautiful and highly recommended!

Thank TravelEatSleepz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great place to hike and camp. Can't beat the views. Trails range from footpaths to rugged and difficult. Something for everyone.

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

part of my Colorado Trail hike. Great to hike, camp out in remote and less remote places, nice river, both easy and more challenging hikes

1  Thank Adrian B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We saw some beautiful waterfalls just off of the road up to Kenabec Pass. We had a great time using the 4X4 on the truck into the mountains. We saw plenty of wildlife, marmots, beavers, mule deer. Short hikes close to the road were even...More

1  Thank danielle c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While recently ravaged by fire, this is still a great forest to visit. Tons of great trails. Ice lake is our favorite but there are 100's of great trails in this forest, get out and see them all!

Thank aquafria
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Just after Rockwood Colorado while riding on the Durango Silverton Train you will see this sign. Next you will be on the cliffs overlooking the Los Animus River

1  Thank dnobull
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