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Clouds Over Gibbs Peak

Clouds Over Gibbs Peak

Weather at 13,553' Sherrie York photo

Fall at the Pond

Fall at the Pond

There is a rustic cabin near the edge of this pond.

Bright Sunflowers

Bright Sunflowers

Dew on Aspen

Dew on Aspen

The Aspen Forest adds beauty all year long.

Foggy Forest

Foggy Forest

Weather from the peaks has dropped down into the forest creating a mystical atmosphere.

Visiting the Ponds in the Fall

Visiting the Ponds in the Fall

There is nothing like the fall colors at the ponds. The aspens outdo themselves every autumn.

Sunrise on the Peaks

Sunrise on the Peaks

First light illuminates the summits of the Sangres.

Camp At The Pond

Camp At The Pond

One morning these hunters awoke to a black bear swimming in this pond. What wildlife miracles might be waiting for you?

Steller's Jay

Steller's Jay

Sherrie York photo

Visit the Ponds

Visit the Ponds

Ponds provide the perfect place for picnicking, fishing, relaxing, birding, wildlife watching, hiking, camping and getting away from it all.

Hummer Feast

Hummer Feast

Hummingbirds crowd the feeders all summer long

Summer Thunderstorm

Summer Thunderstorm

Clouds and light provide a unique interplay above the High Peaks and Ridges

Sunset Fire in the Sky

Sunset Fire in the Sky

Your schedule in the San Isabel NF will revolve around the sunrise and sunset light show.

The Delicate Mariposa Lily

The Delicate Mariposa Lily

Come see and enjoy our wildflowers for a day or a week.

Snow - You Bet

Snow - You Bet

Winter gives you an entirely different experience

Sky Watching both Morning and Night

Sky Watching both Morning and Night

A Cabin in the Woods

A Cabin in the Woods

Silent Nights and Sunny Days

Sangres and Hummers

Sangres and Hummers

Come see the four species of hummingbirds that visit area feeders. Broad-tailed, Rufous, Calliope and Black-chinned

Broad-tailed Hummingbird

Broad-tailed Hummingbird

Sherrie York photo

Vintage Wheel

Vintage Wheel

History is everywhere you look.

Fuzzy Mullein

Fuzzy Mullein

Pond Reflection

Pond Reflection

Ponds provide a great place to relax, camp, fish, picnic, hike and just reflect upon the quality of life in the Sangre de Cristos

The Sangres tower above the forest

The Sangres tower above the forest

Trails To Adventure

Trails To Adventure

Miles of trails lead into the Sangre de Cristo Wilderness, should you desire.

The Sunny Spine of the Sangres

The Sunny Spine of the Sangres

Enjoy the spectacular scenery

Summer Grasses

Summer Grasses

Spectacular Sangre de Cristos

Spectacular Sangre de Cristos

The Light is Ever Changing

The Light is Ever Changing

Trail through the Aspens

Trail through the Aspens

The San Isabel National Forest, the Sangre de Cristo Wilderness and the 101 mile long Rainbow Trail are popular with visitors.

Just a Hint of Color on High Peaks

Just a Hint of Color on High Peaks

Santa and Mrs Claus Bring Smiles

Santa and Mrs Claus Bring Smiles

No Santa visits in 2021 or 2022.

THIS IS THE PLACE
  • The majesty and splendor of the scenic Rocky Mountains, High Plains and Canyons

  • An adventure that will bring you closer to nature

  • Wildlife at your doorstep, tent side or trailside in the National Forest

  • Nature's color palette exposed for your senses to enjoy and your photos to capture

  • Appreciate Colorado's Wild Country - any season of the year!

  • Families w/children from babies to teens, Couples, Groups and Singles - Fun for all ages

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