Wagon Wheel Gap is situated between South Fork and
Creede Colorado and is known as the Upper Rio Grande
region. The area has some of the best fishing and
hunting in Colorado, while
Wolf Creek Ski
Area boasts "the most snow in Colorado."
The town of Creede
is full of heritage and natural beauty. It was the last
silver boom town in Colorado in the 1800's but today,
people come to Creede seeking a new adventure.
Fall has great hunting but...it is also a great time
for photographers when the scenery is a sight to behold.
In the cold winter months, visitors and locals enjoy
activities including snowshoeing, cross-country skiing,
and snowmobiling. A marvel of nature not to be missed is
Wheeler Geological Area, where people can still see the
legacy of volcanic eruption from 30 million years ago.
Also, if the night life is what you are craving, USA
Today named the Creede Repertory Theatre "one of the top
10 places to see the lights way off Broadway."
Sand Dunes National Park, in the San Luis Valley, is
the tallest dunes in North America. It is a place where
you can splash in Medano Creek, slide down the dunes, go
birdwatching in the wetlands, or ascend a 13,000' peak,
you'll discover many kinds of wilderness recreation at
For more information about the San Luis Valley, visit
the Upper Rio