North Salt Creek Trailhead
At a Glance
|Restrictions:||Wilderness regulations apply within Buffalo Peaks Wilderness.|
|Closest Towns:||Fairplay, Colorado; Buena Vista, Colorado|
|Information Center:||South Park Ranger District 719 836-2031|
From US Highway 285 just north of Antero Junction turn west on Forest Road 435 (Salt Creek Road). Follow this road to the trailhead at the end of the road.
While this area is open to non-motorized traffic year-round, the access roads are closed from January 1st - June 15th each year for elk calving. Access may be limited even earlier in the winter due to snow and drifting.