Vallecito Lake supports all manner of boating from Paddle Boarding to Power Boating.
Bring your own and use the public launch ramp.
Vallecito Lake, where water from the Pine and Vallecito Creek is impounded, provides easy access and large fish - rainbow, brown trout, and northern pike. Browns hold in this area all year and mid-May through mid-June is best for pike. Click Here to See Lodging, Restaurant, and Adventure Specials.
Late fall brings about a snagging season in Colorado for kokanee salmon. Dates and locations in the Vallecito area are:
Vallecito Creek (from Weminuche Wilderness down to the road 501 bridge) - Nov. 15 to Dec. 31
Grimes Creek (from water line of Vallecito Reservoir upstream) - Nov. 15 through Dec. 31
This tournament has one of the largest prize payouts in the West with a total of $6,000 in cash and prizes. The ice fishing tournament takes place on Vallecito Lake on Saturday, February 21, 2015 from 10AM – 2PM.
Enjoy our "get away from it all" place on the "Quiet Side". Lakefront, lakeview cabins and river/lake frontage for fishing. 1, 2, & 3 bedroom fully-furnished cabins with kitchens, some fireplaces, scenic horseback trail rides, canoes, kayaks, Lodge room with satellite TV & Wi-Fi. Summer pack trips and fall hunts. Open all year.
Our mission is to provide a groomed recreational trail system for non-motorized use by outdoor enthusiasts of all ages and abilities through recreation, education and community-building.
Visit the Durango Mountain Resort website to view year round activities offered on "the mountain"....
Duranglers Flies and Supplies is the premiere fly shop and fly fishing guide service for Durango and the four corners region. With over 30 years in the business, we know what it takes to get folks on the fish.
We offer professionally guided whitewater rafting and kayak trips along with a Zip Line / Rafting package. Conveniently located in beautiful Historic Downtown.
The world-renowned Henry Strater Theatre is one of the oldest and most prestigious continually running theatres in Colorado, offering more than 50 years of quality performances. Formally known as the Diamond Circle Theatre, the space has been extensively renovated, and now houses top-of-the-line stage lighting and surround sound for your viewing enjoyment.
Authentic turn-of-the-century coal-fired, steam powered, narrow gauge railroad traveling the San Juan Mtns. of SW Colorado. Round trip to Silverton May thru Oct. Cascade Canyon late November - early May. Reservations recommended.
Sky Ute Casino Resort is Southwest Colorado's entertainment headquarters. Stay in our 140 room hotel and play the hottest slots, poker, table games and bingo.
Come join us on a 2 or 3 hour horseback ride in breathtaking country. Bring your camera to take home memories for a lifetime.