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Picnic and Barbecue area is available

Activities: fishing, hiking, biking and horseback riding

Of course there are restrooms here. Colorado is a great site for campers. When was the last time you went for a camping trip? Hermosa Creek Trailhead in Colorado is the outdoors at its finest.
So much entertaining stuff right next door to Hermosa Creek Trailhead, and it is a great escape from everyday life. There's a heap of outdoors recreation available close by such as swimming, hiking, playing golf, fishing, and whitewater paddling, so you won’t get bored. The accommodating
    operators of the campground and the good quality of everything here have people coming from far and near.

Hermosa Creek Trailhead is a very popular old favorite campground among folks from Rico.
Nearby Purgatory is a ski
 resort in possession of a great 2,029-foot height difference. Purgatory has 85 ski slopes and 11 great ski lifts and gets covered by 22 feet of wonderful snow per winter. 26% of the 1,200 acres of terrain at Purgatory consist of challenging ski slopes. But there are great ski slopes for kids and beginners as well; 74% of the ski slopes are blue and green. You find the 24-mile-long Hermosa Park to US 550 section of Hermosa Creek nearby; this is a grade IV-V whitewater segment. This part of Hermosa Creek is great for those with a great deal of whitewater familiarity. Whitewater rapids are perilous phenomenons, so you ought to check the latest conditions before heading out. In case you desire fishing  
you can always have a look at Further Adventures; Cushman Lake is a tremendous lake close by. The great people of Rico like to hang out nearby, and on a fine winter day you may rent a snow mobile at Snowmobile Adventures.  

Rico Hotel, Rico

9 miles away
Mountain Lodge At Telluride A Noble House Resort, Telluride

17 miles away
Lumiere Hotel, Telluride

17 miles away
Inn At Lost Creek, Telluride

17 miles away

Other campgrounds near Hermosa Creek Trailhead, Colorado:

   Sig Creek Campground, La Plata County, 2 miles away
   San Juan - Haviland Lake, Ophir, 4 miles away
   Purgatory Campground, La Plata County, 7 miles away
   Cayton Campground, Dolores County, 9 miles away
   Haviland Lake Campground, La Plata County, 9 miles away
   Lizardhead Pass, Ophir, 10 miles away
   Chris Park Group, Durango, 10 miles away
   Dolores River Dispersed, Rico, 10 miles away
   Lower Hermosa, Durango, 10 miles away
   Priest Lake Dispersed, Ophir, 11 miles away

Paddling Rivers Near Hermosa Creek Trailhead, Colorado:

   Hermosa Creek, La Plata County, 1 miles away
      Class IV-V - 24 miles long (Hermosa Park to US 550)

   Dolores River, Dolores / Montezuma County, 9 miles away
      Class II-III - 39 miles long (Rico to McPhee Reservoir)

   Animas River, San Juan / La Plata County, 11 miles away
      Class IV-V - 2.6 miles long (Tacoma to Rockwood Rail Yard)

   Lime Creek, -blank- County, 13 miles away
      Class V+ - 3 miles long (1st Gorge)

   Canyon Creek, La Plata County, 13 miles away
      Class V+ - 3 miles long (to Animas River)

Public Lands near Hermosa Creek Trailhead, Colorado:

   Mesa Verde National Park, Mesa Verde National Park - CO, 39 miles away
   Yucca House National Monument, Mesa Verde National Park - CO, 39 miles away
   Aztec Ruins National Monument, Aztec - NM, 44 miles away
   Mancos State Park, Colorado, 27 miles away

   San Juan National Forest, Colorado, 31 miles away

   Ridgway State Park, Colorado, 35 miles away

Trails near Hermosa Creek Trailhead, Colorado:

   Circle Trail, Dolores County, 5 miles away

   Ryman Trail, Montezuma County, 8 miles away

   East Fork Trail, Dolores County, 8 miles away

   Goodhope Stock Driveway, La Plata County, 9 miles away

   Highline Trail, San Juan County, 9 miles away

   Lizard Head Trail, San Miguel County, 11 miles away

   Burnett Creek Trail, Dolores County, 11 miles away

Golf Courses Near Hermosa Creek Trailhead, Colorado:

   Glacier Club At Tamarron, Durango, 10 miles away

   Dalton Ranch Golf Club, Durango, 14 miles away

   Cornerstone Colorado, Telluride, 17 miles away

   Telluride Golf Club, Telluride, 17 miles away

   Telluride Ski & Golf Club, Telluride, 18 miles away

Lakes Near Hermosa Creek Trailhead, Colorado:

   Cushman Lake, San Miguel County, 15 miles away

Current weather conditions at Hermosa Creek Trailhead, Colorado

Local climate location: RICO 13 miles away

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