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Amazing views of river w/many trout fishermen/women

We enjoyed the drive through this area tremendously. Did not camp there but saw several... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
dem711
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Blue Springs, Missouri
Nature and views at their best

Take your time and stop to get out of the car and admire the beauty of this canyon. We had a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
lazybaby2017
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Huntington Beach, California
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed the drive through this area tremendously. Did not camp there but saw several campgrounds. Had a picnic at a public area along the creek. Was fun watching the jays & taking pictures of them. Quite a few people were fishing and we watched...More

1  Thank dem711
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Take your time and stop to get out of the car and admire the beauty of this canyon. We had a picnic lunch in a clean and well designed area, complete with tables and shade next to the river. All the people we met were...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2018

This is a great little canyon in the Central Colorado Rockies, renowned for both its fly fishing and rock climbing. It's also a nice place just to drive through, or pick a spot and hang out by the creek for a bit.

1  Thank montanapescado
Reviewed 11 July 2018

It is a beautiful drive thru the recreation area! The only downside is their maintenance of the road. It is nothing but a washboard drive that will rattle your vehicle to pieces unless you creep down the road! We actually came in behind a road...More

1  Thank mchunter73
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Absolutely breathtaking drive! But VERY dusty! Speed limit is 10mph, but very few people follow that! Unbelievable fishing! Was catching a trout with just about every cast! We had hip boots and walked the creek, but many spots that you can fish from the creek...More

Thank momdzall
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful drive! We drive through 3 tunnels, was an old railroad, will do it again next time!

2  Thank tmdws
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Great place to fish and it truly is blue ribbon trout fishing. A beautiful canyon and lots of wildlife. Go during the week to avoid the crowds. Most of it thankfully is catch and release.

1  Thank Hatso
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

We camped here in mid-October and hit unseasonably warm temperatures. The rocky canyon was beautiful. The Platte River runs through the area and attracts fisherman from all around. We came for the rock climbing and found everything from trad 5.5 to overhung bolted 5.13. Back...More

1  Thank creebol
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Great place to take a drive and stop to fish in the river! Make sure to take a pick nick and plenty of water.. Great place to hike

Thank Maria L
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

We followed a sign off the road learned it was 6 dollars to drive the road so we weren't expecting much but this canyon is absolutely beautiful. Stunning views, plenty of hiking, lots of places to wade in the stream. We also seen fly fisherman...More

1  Thank kmscully1680
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bobwillfixit
30 May 2017|
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no season pass, senior discount with state park pass is half price, 7.00 per vehicle for day pass, $17.00 per night for camping and no Military Discount.
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