Pagosa Springs has some of the best scenic drives in Colorado, surrounded by 3 million acres of wilderness and national forest areas. Below is a list of favorite drives in the area (in no particular order). For more information, stop in at the Visitor Center just across the Hot Springs Blvd bridge downtown. Our wonderful staff and volunteers are on-hand 7 days a week to steer you in the right direction. We've got free maps too!
Around Pagosa Springs
East Fork / Elwood Pass
Lobo Overlook / Radio Tower
Mill Creek to Quartz Lake Trailhead
Williams Creek Reservoir
A gorgeous lake nestled against the San Juan Mountains.
Hiking, fishing, a scenic picnic. Williams Creek Reservoir is one of Pagosa's most accessible, scenic locales. Spend a day, spend the weekend. You won't be disappointed.