North Crestone Creek Trailhead


Range: Sangre de Cristo
Coordinates: 38.01885, -105.685317

Road Difficulty

2WD, easy dirt road 1   (0=Paved, 6=Very Difficult 4WD)
There are pit toilets and a number of Forest Service campsites nearby.

Driving Directions

From the center of Crestone (Galena Avenue and Alder Street): drive north on Alder Street for 0.3 miles until the road curves right and becomes Mica Avenue. The road curves left again after a few hundred feet and becomes Spillway Road/Saguache County Road 71. Drive 0.8 miles and the road will curve slightly right and become Saguache County Road U71. Continue 0.9 miles to the end of the road and the signed trailhead.

Winter Access

Status Updates 
Posted By: supranihilest
Info: Dry to the trailhead. 2WD low clearance capable.
Posted By: supranihilest
Info: Totally dry. People in the campsites already, despite COVID closures.

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