Highway 149 Interpretive Site

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

This is an Interpretive Site along the Silverthread Scenic Byway (State Hwy 149) Between Creede and Lake City Colorado. It overlooks the historical site of San Juan City and the scenic Upper Rio Grande River Valley. It is a large paved parking area with a sidewalk and interpretive signs describing the view.

At a Glance

Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Creede, CO
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: From Creede, CO, travel west on State Hwy 149 for 18 miles. The overlook is on the west side of the highway.

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
37.78933509

  Longitude : 
-107.1282365

  Elevation : 
9000

 



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