Treasure Falls No. 563

 

 

Treasure Falls #563,685,670 Map: <click here>

Length:  0.3 mile – one way

Elevation Stats: starting elevation 8500 feet. Elevation gain 325 feet.

Trail Summary: Short, accessible interpretive trail located on Highway 160 is a very popular stop along Highway 160. Trail begins on left side of parking lot. After a short uphill walk, a spur trail to the left leads to Valley View overlook; go right to continue to falls.  Follow  the trail through the forest to a second spur leads to Misty Deck at the base of the falls or go right to cross a footbridge with a great view of the 100’ waterfall. On return to the parking lot, please heed signs not to shortcut between loops of the trail.

Driving directions: Travel east from Pagosa Springs on US Highway 160 about 16 miles to the Treasure Falls parking area on the right (east).

Driving directions map: <click here>

 

 

 

 

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