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Wet Mountains

Pueblo, CO 70358
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Scenic afternoon

Lovely drive through the Wet Mountains. Gorgeous colors, traffic allows for slower driving to see... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2017
Rosemary J
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Pueblo, Colorado
Colorado Springs without the crowds

Not uncommon to hike the trials in the southern portion (Greenhorn Mountain) without seeing another... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2016
BLP_9
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Colorado
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Reviewed 1 February 2017

Lovely drive through the Wet Mountains. Gorgeous colors, traffic allows for slower driving to see wild along the way. Very peaceful and relaxing.

Thank Rosemary J
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Not uncommon to hike the trials in the southern portion (Greenhorn Mountain) without seeing another person. You may summit the 12,000' mt from either of three trails, the easiest up on a fire road after many miles on the FS road you get to the...More

Thank BLP_9
Reviewed 16 June 2016

the wet mountains are big in area. I recommend that you chose one destination on the east side, and then get to the other destination. If you have a four wheel and don't mind long, slow drives, the scenery is outstanding and roads can lead...More

1  Thank Freia B
Reviewed 15 December 2015

When you visit the Wet Mountains, you are in "high country" but what is great is that you are avoiding the congestion of West Denver and also Colorado Springs. That in itself is worth the drive. You are also close to the Spanish Peaks and,...More

1  Thank MountainMan26
Reviewed 27 November 2015

We were looking for a trip that we hadn't done before and so headed south west of Pueblo to Wetmore and the Wet Mountains. We ended up doing the driving tour we found online and it was a pretty drive for a short 100+ miles.

1  Thank JV12013
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Been going here for 50 years. The most beautiful scenery you can imagine. Whether it is early summer with snow capped peaks, or the fall colors of the aspens. Wow. Old western towns, mining town, cattle area. History abounds here. So much to do anytime...More

2  Thank Philip Q
Reviewed 14 August 2015

If you're going to be in the southern Colorado area be sure to check out what's going on at www.MPEC.org. There is a beautiful lodge with access to several hiking trails and an archery range. Be aware that there's a ton of wildlife in the...More

2  Thank Susan E
Reviewed 19 June 2015

Hate to even tell anyone about the greatness of this area. My favorite is driving through Florence to get to Westcliffe. Great small western town, with some good summer music festivals, and one of the most beautiful views of the Sangre de Christo mountains across...More

3  Thank Douglas W
Reviewed 28 March 2015

Start at I-25 Pueblo then drive south to the Colorado City Exit. There are two good restaurants right off the Interstate, plus a nice visitor center. Then keep going on 165 to San Isabel for a beautiful drive through the lush Wet Mountains. Lake Isabel...More

6  Thank spanishpeeks
Reviewed 18 February 2015

we live in the wets and they are spectacular.....tons of hiking trails, tons of animals, beautiful roadways to drive.....

Thank Cabogrl76
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