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Treasure Falls

Wolf Creek Pass, US Highway 160 northeast of Pagosa Springs, Pagosa Springs, CO
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Nice little hike to see frozen waterfall

I did not plan to stop and did not even know about it but it was well worth the visit. I saw the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Clovis, New Mexico
Short, beautiful! A must stop!

We were vacationing in Pagosa Springs for a week, and wanted to try some of the TripAdvisor... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Adam S
Denver, Colorado
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Wolf Creek Pass, US Highway 160 northeast of Pagosa Springs, Pagosa Springs, CO
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Reviewed yesterday

I did not plan to stop and did not even know about it but it was well worth the visit. I saw the sign along the side of the road on my way to do some off roading so stopped and decided to do the...More

Thank mikeS7619
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were vacationing in Pagosa Springs for a week, and wanted to try some of the TripAdvisor recommended things to do in the area. This was rated number one, and was a great short and beautiful hike very close by. The drive towards Wolf Creek...More

1  Thank Adam S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Just a short drive from Pagosa Springs we found this beautiful place. The falls were frozen and just stunning! You can see them from the parking lot, but it's worth a fairly easy short hike for a closer look. We love waterfalls!

Thank Judy C
Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful waterfall that is just a short walk from the road. It is well worth a stop if you are driving up to Wolf Creek Pass. I'm sure the parking lot can get crowded during the busy summer season.

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fun stop and an easy enough hike for kids. Beautiful views. The paths are clear and easy to maneuver but can be steep in places. It's a beautiful sight and worth every minute.

2  Thank LM G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The main trail is short, wide and easy. You could do the loop but the second trail is steep and could be very slippery if wet. The fall is beautiful and worth the effort.

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very easy to find. There was plenty of parking. The hike to the falls was great to stretch your legs & break up the monotony of the day but short enough where we had plenty of time to make several other attractions later. Nice history...More

1  Thank VelvetPhillips
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Off the highway, you'll find Treasure Falls. Legend has it that French fur trappers found a bunch of gold on the mountains, melted it into coins, and lost it all when they were massacred by Ute Indians. Supposedly the treasure is still up there somewhere....More

2  Thank Maggie B
Reviewed 2 December 2017

awesome!! well worth the time to visit this act of nature...most people never get to experience such grandeur

1  Thank SinCityBob
Reviewed 1 December 2017

We stopped and took this hike up to the falls. There are two different trails. One is more challenging than the other. Our grandchildren took the more primitive trail and my husband and I took the easier one. We called it the Grandma Trail. I...More

3  Thank StaffordTXMamaSmurf
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Mattie J
29 December 2017|
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Response from Mo M | Reviewed this property |
Hi it is winter in early March. However this falls it right by the highway. Hike up may be very icy and snowy. We were up here at the end of March last year and it was very snowy. 4 feet high in some places. Did not have... More
Yaron R
13 August 2017|
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Response from Mo M | Reviewed this property |
Agree with the individual above. Giardia and cryptosporidium is a problem and I would not take a chance.
3 July 2017|
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Response from mesOklahoma | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay, I'd recommend you'd avoid the hike with your son. At the least, you may want to explain your concern with your operator