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Vallecito Creek, Colorado

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AW Class: V+
Length: 1 miles
Average Gradient: 245 fpm
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 37.51719
Longitude: -107.5339

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 37.48773
Longitude: -107.53866

Paddling Rivers Near Vallecito Creek, Colorado:

   Vallecito Creek, La Plata County, 1 miles away
      Class V+ - 1 miles long (1 mile above Vallecito Campground)

   Canyon Creek, La Plata County, 15 miles away
      Class V+ - 3 miles long (to Animas River)

   Piedra River, Hinsdale/ Archuleta County, 17 miles away
      Class II-IV - 12 miles long (Upper Piedra Campground to 1st Fork Bridge)

   Animas River, San Juan/ La Plata County, 17 miles away
      Class IV-V - 2.6 miles long (Tacoma to Rockwood Rail Yard)

   Animas River, San Juan/ La Plata County, 19 miles away
      Class IV-V - 24.2 miles long (Silverton to Tacoma)

   Lime Creek, -blank- County, 19 miles away
      Class V+ - 3 miles long (1st Gorge)

   Lime Creek, -blank- County, 19 miles away
      Class V+ - -blank- miles long (2nd Gorge)

   Piedra River, Hinsdale/ Archuleta County, 20 miles away
      Class III-V - 10 miles long (1st Fork Bridge to Lower Piedra Campgound)

   Mineral Creek - South, -blank- County, 20 miles away
      Class V+ - 0.5 miles long (Above South Mineral Camp Ground)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Flexible Flyers Rafting, La Plata County, 21 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Piedra River, Archuleta County, 24 miles away
      Class II-III - 20 miles long (Lower Piedra Campground to Navajo Reservation)

   Rio Grande, Hinsdale County, 24 miles away
      Class III-IV - 8 miles long (Rio Grande Reservoir to 12 miles above Creede)

Hotels near Vallecito Creek, Colorado:

Teller House, Silverton
19.1 miles away
Sky Ute Casino And Resort, Ignacio
21.7 miles away
Iron Horse Inn, Durango
25.1 miles away
Best Western Mountain Shadows, Durango
25.6 miles away
Days Inn Durango, Durango
25.7 miles away
Durango Travelodge, Durango
25.8 miles away
Quality Inn Durango, Durango
25.8 miles away
Hampton Inn Durango, Durango
25.9 miles away
Econo Lodge Inn & Suites, Durango
26.4 miles away
Historic Strater Hotel, Durango
27 miles away
The General Palmer Hotel, Durango
27.1 miles away
Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn, Durango
27.1 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.

Campgrounds near Vallecito Creek, Colorado:

   Vallecito Campground, La Plata County, 2 miles away

   Blue Spruce RV Park and Cabins, Bayfield, 2 miles away

   Pine River, Bayfield, 4 miles away

   Pine River Campground, La Plata County, 4 miles away

   Vallecito Reservoir - Middle Mountain, Bayfield, 5 miles away

   Middle Mountain Campground, La Plata County, 5 miles away

   Five Branches Camper Park, Bayfield, 5 miles away

Marinas Near Vallecito Creek, Colorado:

   Vallecito Doc's Marina, Bayfield, 6 miles away

Public Lands Near Vallecito Creek, Colorado:

   Aztec Ruins National Monument, Aztec - NM, 48 miles away

   Mesa Verde National Park, Mesa Verde National Park - CO, 62 miles away

   Yucca House National Monument, Mesa Verde National Park - CO, 62 miles away

   San Juan National Forest, Colorado, 8 miles away

   Navajo Lake State Park, New Mexico, 28 miles away

   Navajo State Park, Colorado, 38 miles away

Lakes Near Vallecito Creek, Colorado:

   Vallecito Lake, San Juan , 11 miles away

Current weather conditions and forecast for Vallecito Creek, Colorado

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